"Heimfinder NRW": App and web version should make it easier to find a place to care

Borken district. If a nursing home is needed at short notice after a hospital stay, relatives usually have to call the surrounding homes individually to check available capacities. There is now a remedy: The “Heimfinder NRW” now makes it easier to search for a short-term or long-term care place as an app or web version. Fully inpatient care facilities and short-term care facilities are then obliged to update their free […]

Memorial event for Holocaust victims and survivors

Bocholt (PID). “Don't say, we don't want to hear that…” Under this motto from Jeanette Wolff, pupils from high schools in Bocholt and comprehensive school, together with the VHS working group Synagogue Landscapes and the Society for Christian-Jewish Cooperation Westmünsterland, invite on Monday, January 27th at 19 p.m. in the St. Agnes chapel in Diepenbrock-Stift (entrance from Schoneberg). With […]

“AFS Intercultural Encounters” are looking for host families in the Borken district

Borken district. The non-profit exchange organization “AFS Interkulturelle Encounters eV” is looking for - with the support of District Administrator Dr. Kai Zwicker also in the Borken district - by host families for exchange students from all over the world. Around 100 young people between the ages of 15 and 18 will come to Germany for half a year or a whole year at the end of February 2020. [...]

Topic of the youth art gallery 2020: "Life wants to be indomitable!"

Another photo competition for young people and young adults is organized by Ensible eV under the name Jugendkunstgalerie 2020 in Bocholt. The theme and motto is "Life wants to be indomitable!". The youth art gallery gives young people the opportunity to make their photographic impressions accessible to a broad public, which they can view in a (hiking) exhibition in Din A1 format […]

FDP Bocholt: Kindergartens could be open until 22:30 p.m.

The Bocholt FDP believes that the compatibility of family and work too often fails due to inflexible childcare options. For this reason, in a recently released press release, she calls for consistent expansion with the aim of adapting to working hours. “In the first step, we therefore require a comprehensive needs analysis. For example, a central day care center could also be structured in such a way […]

No clear view - driver overlooks 81-year-old man

cholt (ots) - An 81-year-old cyclist from Bocholt sustained minor injuries in a traffic accident on Tuesday morning. A 62-year-old driver overlooked him at 08.35:81 a.m. at the Stenerner Weg / Borgerstraße junction, causing the XNUMX-year-old to fall and had to be taken to the hospital by the emergency services for outpatient treatment. The police officers […]

Active Circle Meeting of the Junge Union

Next Friday, January 24th, the Junge Union (JU) Bocholt will meet for their next active group meeting. On this evening, the JU students can welcome Sascha Terörde, head of the future and strategy office of the city of Bocholt. Together they want to exchange information about current and future developments in Bocholt. The meeting begins at 19:30 p.m. […]

Active Circle Meeting of the Junge Union

Next Friday, January 24th, the Junge Union (JU) Bocholt will meet for their next active group meeting. On this evening, the JU students can welcome Sascha Terörde, head of the future and strategy office of the city of Bocholt. Together they want to exchange information about current and future developments in Bocholt. The meeting begins at 19:30 p.m. […]

Warehouse logistics specialists pass the test

An unusual premiere at Rademacher Geräte-Elektronik GmbH in Rhede: For the first time, the company, which is based in the Rhede-Ost business park on Buschkamp, ​​carried out a practical IHK test for a warehouse logistics specialist. A total of 18 young women and men passed their final examination here under the critical eyes of the examination board for the district of Borken. "It is very important, […]

Vigil against old age poverty in the market place

The three Bocholt women Fatma Boland, Elisabeth Schmeinck and Sonja Blaschke have joined together for the initiative “We in Bocholt against old age poverty” and are calling for a vigil on Friday, January 24th, from 15 to 18 pm under the motto “Stop old age poverty” Market square in front of the historic town hall. They want to be self-determined […]