Author Archives: Sarah Nelsey

Respond, recover, reset: the voluntary sector and COVID-19

COVID-19 is having a major impact on voluntary, community and social enterprise sector (VCSE). Demand has gone up and income down, leaving some organisations “fighting for survival”, as they try to navigate the challenges that the pandemic has thrown at … Continue reading

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Arts Café event: “Dance Delivery in a Virtual World” – via Zoom on 25 November

How can dance delivery physical practice take place online? Artists, dancers, practitioners, community and voluntary art organisations and anyone interested in the arts are invited to attend an Arts Network Event on Wednesday 25 November 2020 online via Zoom from … Continue reading

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Two Freelance Opportunities for the 2021 LGBT+ History Festival

Salopian Rainbows is a collection of LGBT individuals and organisations in Shropshire  and is recruiting for two freelance positions to work on the 2021 LGBT+ History Festival. Please contact salopianrainbows@gmail.com for further information.

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Give communities more power over local assets and a £2bn support fund, report urges

Community groups should be given greater power over local assets and a £2bn Community Wealth Fund should be set up to support local devolution, according to a new report. Renewing Neighbourhood Democracy, published by the think tank Localis, sets out measures … Continue reading

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The King’s Fund – Population health global summit

Population health global summit The Covid-19 pandemic has underlined the deep inequalities and stark differences in health that exist between different population groups and areas of England. There are many factors that affect people’s health and wellbeing, and traditional health … Continue reading

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#ActiveAdvent2020

We hope this is a really useful tool to help you support all your team / members / supporters / volunteers keep active and well this winter. It’s time for #ActiveAdvent20 – a calendar of 24 days of different activities, … Continue reading

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Funding Opportunites

The National Lottery Community Fund – The New Infrastructure Programme Strengthening and renewing infrastructure to be fit for the future We’ll give between 8 and 10 infrastructure organisations a package of funding, combined with on-site coaching and expertise provided by a Design … Continue reading

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Expressions of Interest – Super Primary Care Centre

Expressions of Interest – Super Primary Care Centre Would your organisation be interested in getting involved in a proposal to establish a super primary care centre in South Shrewsbury? Would you benefit from using or booking space in a GP/ … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

Citizens Advice Shropshire appeals for new trustees Citizens Advice Shropshire has issued an appeal for new trustees to join its board to help support its invaluable work across the county. The independent charity, which provides free, confidential and impartial advice … Continue reading

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Online training from NCVO

NCVO have launched their new accessible, interactive eLearning course on the roles and duties of trustees. The self-study eLearning courses can fit around your schedule and priorities as you can study at your own pace, at any time. They have also launched their … Continue reading

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