Author Archives: Kate MacDonald

Inclusively Fit Project

Announcing two Inclusively Fit Project Events, 5th September 2018, Shrewsbury Town Football Club: Moving and Being Active Consultation – a public consultation event giving disabled people the opportunity to share their experiences of being active, the barriers they come up against and how we … Continue reading

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Job Vacancies

Citizens Advice Shropshire are recruiting on behalf of the Black Country Cluster Pension Wise partnership. We are looking to employ 2.5 FTE (92.5 hours) for our partnership in the following areas: Shropshire, Wolverhampton & Birmingham, and Worcestershire & Gloucestershire & … Continue reading

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Informing Research On Change In The Voluntary Sector – An Invitation

Researchers at Birmingham and Sheffield Hallam Universities are conducting a long-term study looking at change in the voluntary sector, based on ongoing case study research with a small number of groups and organisations. The research asks what things are changing … Continue reading

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Have Your Say On The Charity Digital Code Of Practice

Charities from across the UK are invited to contribute to the UK’s first Charity Digital Code of Practice which is due to launch in November this year. The code, which will aim to help charities improve their digital skills and … Continue reading

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Job Vacancy At Marches Energy Agency

Marches Energy Agency are looking to recruit a Home Energy Adviser. Follow the link below for more information. Home Energy Adviser – job advert Marches Energy Agency 3 Jul 18

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LAST CHANCE TO HAVE YOUR SAY – Consultations Closing this Week

Closes 11th July –  Early Help Consultation Proposals to restructure Early Help services and the concept of family hubs. Find out more here: https://shropshire.gov.uk/get-involved/early-help-family-hubs-strategy/ Closes 12th July – Adult Services MIG Shropshire Council is consulting on proposed changes to the … Continue reading

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Tender Opportunity

Shropshire Council have published a request for expressions of interest in relation to future commissioning of ‘All In’ Short Breaks provision. Further information about this can be found at https://shropshire.gov.uk/doing-business-with-us/current-opportunities-for-tendering/view-and-apply-for-current-tenders/ The closing date for responses is 23rd July at 1pm. … Continue reading

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Active Severn – Inclusive Fun Run & Family Fun Day

Active Severn – Inclusive Fun Run & Family Fun Day will be held on Saturday 1st September, 11am-4pm. The first of its kind, an inclusive fun run, wheelchair, frame and pushchair friendly event, with stalls, culture and music activities for … Continue reading

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Policy News: Government Publishes 75-Point LGBT Action Plan in Response to World’s Largest National LGBT Survey

The Government has published a comprehensive action plan setting out the steps it will take to address some of the biggest issues facing LGBT people in the UK. The action plan was published in response to the findings of the … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

£19m Fund for Domestic Abuse Services Building on £20 million allocated in 2016 to 2018, the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) has launched an £18.8 million fund to help local authorities in England to support the provision … Continue reading

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