Author Archives: Sarah.Dodds

Invitation from the STP

VCS Assembly Members are invited to: Organisational Development & Leadership, People and Digital Engagement and Showcase Event – 10 March 2020 Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin STP are inviting you to join the Organisational Development & Leadership, People and Digital Engagement … Continue reading

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NCVO Updates Brexit Information for Charities

NCVO has been working to support the voluntary and community sector nationally by keeping up to date with Brexit. NCVO was quick to update its information on 31st January as ‘exit day’ arrived. You can read a summary of the information pulled … Continue reading

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News from Sustainability West Midlands

Sustainability West Midlands are celebrating a positive start to 2020, as last week the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) launched an ambitious discussion document in relation to their target of net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2041. Named #WM2041, the report highlights the opportunity to create … Continue reading

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Shropshire Libraries and Mental Health Support for Children

Mental health support initiative for children launched by Shropshire Libraries Libraries in Shropshire are to launch new collections of books to support the mental health and wellbeing of children. Chosen and endorsed by leading health professionals and The Reading Agency, … Continue reading

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Wishing you all a Happy Christmas!

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Year in Giving Report Published

According to a new report by GoFundMe, the UK is the fifth most generous country in the world, with Edinburgh being the most charitable place in the UK. The online giving platform has published its Year in Giving report, which ranks countries and cities … Continue reading

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Understanding domestic abuse for older people

As part of National Safeguarding Adults Week (18th to 24th November 2019); the Keeping Adults Safe in Shropshire Network and Telford Safeguarding Partnership held a joint event to raise the profile of the issue of Domestic Abuse and Older People.  Over 100 delegates … Continue reading

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Christmas and New Year Signposting

Local NHS health professionals are advising residents where to go to get medical help and advice when their GP practice is closed this festive period. Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) are reminding people that although GP … Continue reading

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Warmer Winter Appeal

Shropshire RCC has launched its annual campaign to support people in Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin who are struggling to keep their homes warm through winter. The Warmer Winter Appeal raises funds to give out as grants for emergency fuel and … Continue reading

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Job Vacancies

Caring for God’s Acre (CfGA), the national charity that promotes the conservation of churchyards and burial grounds, seeks to appoint an experienced Fundraiser. The successful candidate will have a track record in the charity sector and be passionate about conservation, … Continue reading

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