Charity Commission Publishes Statement

The Charity Commission has published a Statement of Strategic Intent 2018 – 2023 A brief summary of the statement is below: The demands on charities are growing. Many are providing essential services in tough times, often intervening where governments can’t … Continue reading

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Citizens Advice Shropshire – Job Vacancy

Projects Administrator / Triage Assessor Do you like to work as part of a team but also like being independent and resourceful? Are you passionate about working for an organisation that is committed to making a difference and making society … Continue reading

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Universal Credit – Published Resources

GCS Local are working with the Department for Work and Pensions to inform the public about the opportunities Universal Credit can bring and how people are able to claim.  The Cabinet Office’s Campaign Manager has asked for support in ensuring that everyone who … Continue reading

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Emergency SMS Service

Emergency SMS is a free service that allows you to use SMS (text messaging) to contact any of the UK 999 services (police, ambulance, fire & rescue or coastguard). It is available for anyone who finds making a voice call … Continue reading

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Job Club at the Go-To Internet

Visit the Go-To Internet Café for help with: Creating CVs Job searching Applying for jobs Form filling Registration with agencies Plus any other tasks associated with job seeking Mondays and Wednesdays 10am to 12pm Cost £1 per hour Roy Fletcher … Continue reading

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Managing Absence – Free Briefing

Tuesday 13th November, 08.45 – 10.00 Sylvester Horne Institute, Church Stretton, SY6 6BY Sickness and absenteeism costs organisations money and time, and can potentially decrease workplace cohesion. Join Shropshire HR on the 13th November for an overview as to how … Continue reading

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Job Vacancy- Age UK

Fundraising and Marketing Officer £18,035 – £18,708 for 37 hours per week Based in Shrewsbury Ague UK Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin supports older people across Shropshire to live independently and improve the quality of later life. Age UK is looking for an enthusiastic … Continue reading

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Grants News

Nesta – Amplified Amplified is a programme designed to encourage the development of creative digital ideas that generate a positive social outcome in the UK. Through the programme, Nesta is offering cultural and creative organisations £10,000 of grant funding to … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

Shropshire Safeguarding Boards’ Exploitation Conference Thursday 8th November Members of Shropshire VCS Assembly are invited to attend Shropshire Safeguarding Boards’ Exploitation Conference on Thursday 8th November at Shrewsbury Town Football Club, Montgomery Waters Meadow, Oteley Road, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY2 6ST. Due … Continue reading

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Shropshire Disability Network News

A Big Challenge – How 3 became 4 Recently Shropshire Disability Network published an article on their website about a challenge that they are taking part in. The news article was about 3 Muskebears, 22 Brave Volunteers, raising funds for … Continue reading

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