Book Your Place For The VCSA Annual Assembly 20.05.2019

The annual event is always well supported by delegates from the voluntary and community sectors and statutory partners. This year’s event promises to be particularly interesting featuring key-note speakers from Good Things Foundation and The Lloyds Bank Foundation for England & Wales.  … Continue reading

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NCVO and CFG announce new partnerships with other bodies

NCVO and the Charity Finance Group have both announced partnerships with other sector bodies this week. Yesterday NCVO said it has partnered with the humanitarian volunteering membership organisation, Rotary, to help manage its Volunteer Expo initiative which aims to connect volunteers … Continue reading

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Tink Palmer: There are things we can achieve alone but there is more strength in numbers

Tink Palmer, chief executive of the Marie Collins Foundation, which has an income of under £300,000, shares how effective collaboration means her charity has a global reach. Those of us privileged to lead or work in a small charity know … Continue reading

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SAND advert for a freelance Marketing & Design Professional

SAND are looking to recruit a freelance marketing & design professional:

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Age UK STW – Dementia Respite Service celebrates first birthday

Dementia Respite Service celebrates first birthday Afternoon tea delighted those gathered last Monday to celebrate the first birthday of Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin’s Dementia Respite Service at Withywood in Shrewsbury. The bright, spacious lounge was filled with easy … Continue reading

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Funding Opportunities

Arts Council England – Small Capital Grants Grants are available for properly constituted arts and cultural organisations based in England whose capital project outcomes are arts focused and relate to the delivery of arts activity. Arts Council England has launched … Continue reading

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New Classes from CEDAR Education

There are three new classes from CEDAR Education. They are gaining recognition around the country for our workshops, which have improved the way people talk about death and loss to their colleagues, peer group, families and community. In addition to full-day continuing … Continue reading

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Views sought from public around fairer costs for care beds

Residents and organisations across Shropshire are being asked to share their views on a consultation which looks at reviewing the cost of residential and nursing beds in the county. The public consultation, launched by Shropshire Council on 18 March 2019, runs … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

Public Health England has launched new free bite-sized e-learning sessions, developed in partnership with Health Education England, to improve the knowledge, confidence and skills of all health and care professionals in preventing illness, protecting health and promoting wellbeing. The sessions … Continue reading

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Book Your Place For The VCSA Annual Assembly 20.05.2019

The annual event is always well supported by delegates from the voluntary and community sectors and statutory partners. This year’s event promises to be particularly interesting featuring key-note speakers from Good Things Foundation and The Lloyds Bank Foundation for England & Wales.  … Continue reading

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