Category Archives: Local News

Invitation to VCSA organisations to display at Loneliness event on 04.12.2019

Loneliness and social isolation are an increasing issue in the UK. Being isolated or lonely has far reaching and sometimes devastating effects on individuals and health and care systems. The effects of loneliness and isolation have been linked to other … Continue reading

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YSS – advert for trustee

SAFEGUARDING TRUSTEE ROLE  The YSS Board of Trustees is looking to recruit a trustee to take the lead on safeguarding who will bring experience, expertise and knowledge to the scrutiny of safeguarding arrangements and best practice within YSS. YSS is … Continue reading

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Funding Opportunites

New Access to Employment Call in The Marches LEP Area A combination of funding from the European Social Fund, European Regional Development Fund and elements of the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development will be allocated at local level to … Continue reading

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Invitation to tender – Building Better Opportunities

Invitation to tender: Evaluation support for Landau’s Shropshire/Telford & Wrekin and Herefordshire Building Better Opportunities Marches LEP programme Landau is a training and supported employment organisation formed as a charity and limited company (not for profit) in 1995, governed by … Continue reading

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Shropshire Disability Network Meeting 12.12.2019

The details of the next SDN Meeting are as follows: Thursday 12th December 10.30 am-11 am networking and refreshments with the meeting starting at 11 am. The Telford Whitehouse Hotel, Watling Street, Wellington, Telford TF1 2NJ Guest Speakers: Nikki Barden-Shropshire Dystonia Group … Continue reading

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PALZ UK – advert for trustee

Do you care about those with dementia from Alzheimer’s or other disease, who have had challenging and demanding careers and who suddenly find themselves adrift from their work life, peers and lack mental stimulation? Do you want to be part of … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

Oswestry Community Connectors Network Meeting 10am Tuesday 3rd December Community Room, New Morrisons Supermarket Smithfields Livestock Market, Shrewsbury Road, Oswestry SY11 4QA Telephone: 01691656882 Payphone consultation Shropshire Council has issued its provisional view or First Notice with regard to the … Continue reading

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Flicks in the Sticks employs five young people to engage new audiences

Thanks to funding from the British Film Institute (BFI), rural cinema Flicks in the Sticks has been able to employ five young people as Cultural Co-ordinators in a bid to reach and engage new audiences through film events specifically for young adults. … Continue reading

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VCSA Loneliness Workshop 04.12.2019

Loneliness and social isolation are an increasing issue in the UK. Being isolated or lonely has far reaching and sometimes devastating effects on individuals and health and care systems. The effects of loneliness and isolation have been linked to other … Continue reading

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HR Essentials for Managers

HR Essentials for Managers Thursday 23rd January 09.30 – 16.00 Haydn Smith Room, Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury £100 per delegate (lunch provided) –  20% discount for charitable organisations off the £100 This practical and effective one-day course is designed to give delegates … Continue reading

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