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The 14th Shropshire Rainbow Film Festival

The 14th Shropshire Rainbow Film Festival is being held in Shrewsbury between 15th-17th October and Oswestry between 22nd-24th Oct. To find out which films are being shown, times and locations please see the attached flyer To book tickets please click here

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Opportunity to help shape the digital transformation of health and social care services

Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Integrated Care System (ICS) is progressing with its vision to deliver the ICS Digital Strategy. As part of their digital journey, they want to engage our citizens to inform and influence the Digital Strategy and tell … Continue reading

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Strong Support for Vision for Volunteering

Vision for Volunteering is a collaboration across the voluntary and community sector, led by NAVCA, NCVO, Volunteering Matters and the Association of Volunteer Managers. England’s voluntary and community sector is demonstrating strong support for creating a long-term Vision for Volunteering. … Continue reading

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The Creative Studio – Designs in Mind

The Creative Studio is open to adults who want to improve their mental health by seeking creative challenge, a sense of purpose and friendship. They are now welcoming new referrals to their creative studio and HEP programme (for those referred … Continue reading

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Charities minister moved to Education Department in reshuffle

There is currently no charities minister after Baroness Barran was moved to the Department for Education in last week’s reshuffle. Barran, who had been minister for civil society and loneliness since July 2020, is now minister for the school system … 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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Infrastructure Support Team Vacancies

Shropshire Infrastructure Partnership (SIP), a partnership of Qube, Energize, Shropshire RCC and Shropshire Youth Association have collectively been delivering infrastructure support to the voluntary sector in Shropshire for more than 20 years. SIP has recently secured funding to recruit an … Continue reading

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Plant a tree for the Jubilee

Shropshire Council and the Shropshire Lieutenancy are delighted to support an exciting new national tree planting campaign known as The Queen’s Green Canopy (QGC) to mark The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in 2022. As part of this, they are keen to … Continue reading

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What’s happening on the final day of Volunteers’ Week

#VolunteersWeek wrap up – today we’re looking back over a great week of celebrations. It’s also time for getting your whole organisation tweeting their thanks to volunteers. Here’s how you can get involved: Get all your colleagues thanking volunteers – bonus … Continue reading

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More than 800 organisations receive funding from DCMS to tackle loneliness

More than 840 organisations across England have received a share of a £4m government fund to tackle loneliness. The charities, community groups and grassroots organisations will use the money to tackle social isolation. This comes one year on from the … Continue reading

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