Archive for 2015

Zombariffic Website!

Check out our brand new,educational microsite, Don’t Be A Zombie! Don’t Be A Zombie is an interactive microsite aimed at educating and informing young people around the harms and issues associated with drug and alcohol misuse.  It has been developed by Early Break who have worked closely with Rochdale Council and Make Agency to bring…


Sexual Exploitation Worker – East Lancashire

Early Break has received 3 years funding from Children In Need to fund a full time worker based within the CSE Team (Engage) within East Lancashire. This money will support the continuation and growth of a role that was originally funded by Comic Relief for 3 years and allows Early Break to further embed itself…


Early Break’s guide to being safe at Festivals

Essential packing; Tent Sleeping bag Air bed Torch (head torches are good for using them horrible portaloos at night) Toilet Roll Hand Sanitizer Baby wipes – for having a wash with Solar shower – if you get a sunny weekend you can have a hot shower as if you were at home BBQ equipment –…


Manchester Marathon 2015

  Thank you to all the runners who ran the Greater Manchester Marathon 2015 on Sunday 19 April, in support of Early Break. Your help is very much appreciated and we are glad to report that there were no injuries. Well done all!


To Vape or Not to Vape!

Shisha pipes are a recent trend in the UK. More and more young people are taking up shisha smoking as it is becomes increasingly available in bars and cafes around UK, however, what do we really know about shisha pipes? How harmful are they and finally what other names do people use to describe shisha…


Online Grooming – A Guide For Young People, Parents & Carers

Online child sex offenders use chat rooms, gaming sites and social networking services to make contact with young people with the intention of persuading them into online or offline sexual activity. Often referred to as “online grooming”, this is a criminal offence under the Sexual Offences Act 2003. The Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP)…


Welcome to our new site!

Good afternoon everyone!  Welcome to our new website!  There are still some developments going on behind the scenes but for the most part the website should be functioning as normal.  Please keep your eyes peeled and let us know if any areas of the site aren’t working for you!