Author Archives: Sarah.Dodds

New ESF Community Grants Programme tender announced

The Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) has published Prior Information Notices (PINs) to alert the market to upcoming opportunities for the ESF 20014-2020 Programme. The opportunities include IP 1.4 Community Grant programmes for the Marches LEP for the More Developed … Continue reading

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Surveys: Your Response Needed

Your views are important to help shape the development of two important plans/strategies: a Rural Community Strategy (led by Shropshire Council) and the local Long Term Plan (led by the Sustainability and Transformation Partnership (STP). Please try to find the … Continue reading

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Safeguarding Review: Invitation to comment

It is the Strategic Priority of the Keeping Adults Safe in Shropshire Board to ensure that organisations, professionals and volunteers working with adults in Shropshire understand how to respond appropriately when the abuse or neglect of  an adult with care … Continue reading

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Funding News

Co-op Foundation – Youth Led Advocacy to Improve Community Spaces Grants are available to community organisations in England for projects that support the aims of the #iwill campaign by helping young people (age 10-20) have a say in how community … Continue reading

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The Hive, Shrewsbury: Available to Hire

Located in Shrewsbury’s vibrant town centre, The Hive is a unique and friendly venue available to hire for meetings, presentations, exhibitions, conferences and more. the Hive is in perfect reach of excellent transport links with both the bus and train … Continue reading

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Community Spaces – Local Opportunities

Community Spaces work with charities and start-ups to source quality retail space in high foot fall urban locations. Whether you are looking for a pop- up shop or something more permanent the Commuity Spaces professional team will seek a bespoke solution for your needs. Community Spaces are … Continue reading

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Shropshire Disability Network Seeks Chair and Secretary

Shropshire Disability Network (SDN) is a local charity run entirely by volunteers.  SDN is committed to improving the experiences of people living with disabilities, their carers and families, and covers the county of Shropshire, including the Telford & Wrekin area. Chair … Continue reading

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Hospitals introduce Independent Domestic Violence Advisors

Specialist advisors are being introduced at Shropshire’s acute hospitals to support victims of domestic violence. Independent Domestic Violence Advisors (IDVAs) will be based at the Princess Royal Hospital (PRH) in Telford and the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital (RSH). The first of … Continue reading

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SaTH Newsletter Published

The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust (SaTH) has published the latest edition of its Safest & Kindest newsletter. In this eddition you can find out more about: Changes to the SaTH Executive Team How SaTH is getting patients home sooner The IT staff … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

Message from the Criminal Justice Forum Chair We are entering interesting times for Criminal Justice as the government relooks at arrangements for Probation Services. From spring 2021, all offender management will be the responsibility of the National Probation Service (NPS). … Continue reading

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