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VCSA Shropshire Annual Assembly – Save the date

 

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Marches Energy Agency Affordable Warmth Conference

The Marches Energy Agency are holding their Affordable Warmth Conference on Thursday 30th September 2021. To register for the event please use the links below. Registration link: https://forms.gle/25hDaKAjFAZz7qjYA Conference Zoom link for the whole day: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83491448366 Details of the conference … Continue reading

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Job Vacancy – Social Prescribing Triage Officer

Social Prescribing Triage Officer Initially a 1 year fixed-term contract. Expected to continue subject to funding Salary £21,000 Hours full-time 37.5 per week. Job share will be positively considered Qube is an independent charity serving the community across North Shropshire. … Continue reading

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Free Music Sessions for young people aged 11-19

Qube’s brand-new music project Oswestry Youth Music Collective has been funded by ‘Youth Music’, to provide creative music opportunities for young people in Oswestry and the surrounding area. The project will run as a ten week block, one session per … Continue reading

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Telfords Year of Wellbeing Campaign

In June 2021 Telford and Wrekin Council launched their Year of Wellbeing. The Coronavirus pandemic has taken its toll on us all. So the campaign will be helping people to improve how they feel by sharing practical tips and advice. … Continue reading

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News from SAND

Is your organisation committed to inclusion? Can you help to ensure LGBT+ people have a better experience of health, social care and community services? Do you want to influence and learn more? SAND can help! Safe Aging No Discrimination (SAND) … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

Climate Change Events for the VCS and Town and Parish Councils Two online Climate Change events have been specifically designed for Shropshire VCS Assembly Members and members of the Shropshire Association of Local Councils (SALC). Find the flyer here: Climate … Continue reading

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VCS Assembly and Open University Workshop – Digital

On 29th July, Shropshire VCS Assembly benefited from a workshop named ‘Digital Technologies, Power and Control: security, privacy, identity and trust in the digital age’. The research workshop was led by Dr Ben Evans, from the School of Psychology & … Continue reading

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Swimming in Shrewsbury – Have your Say

All VCS Assembly members are invited to participate in an online discussion session on the future of Swimming in Shrewsbury. This is a brilliant opportunity to hear about the work that has been taking place and future proposals before formal … Continue reading

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Funding and Contract Opportunities

Social Prescribing Community Development Tender Opportunity The Council is seeking a provider, or partnership / consortium of providers, to deliver the Social Prescribing Community Development across the whole of Shropshire Council’s area. The successful provider(s) will be responsible for the … Continue reading

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