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Grants News

£20m Fund to Provide Private Rented Sector Access for Homeless Launched on World Homeless Day, the new £20 million Private Rented Sector Access Fund will support schemes that will enable better access and sustainment of tenancies for nearly 9,000 people … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

Armed Forces Covenant Fund Opens Priority for Local Authorities (UK) The Covenant Fund’s ‘Strengthening Local Government Delivery of the Covenant’ priority has opened for applications with new guidelines for 2017. This priority is only open to local authorities. Applications must … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

Macmillan’s Supporting You to Help Others Grants – Deadline Looms Macmillan Cancer Support has the overall aim of improving the lives of people affected by cancer, by providing practical, medical, emotional and financial support. The Supporting You to Help Others … Continue reading

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Blind Veterans UK – Free Live Music Event

Blind Veterans UK is due to hold an afternoon tea with live music for all veterans born before 1 January 1950 (not just those with sight loss), their family members and carers. The event is free to attend and transport … Continue reading

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Shropshire Armed Forces Covenant

Click here to read the latest newsletter from Shropshire Armed Forces Covenant including the following items: Armed Forces Day Shrewsbury HM Forces Veterans Breakfast Club Shropshire Council raises the Armed Forces Day Flag Covenant Fund 2016/17 NOW OPEN plus more!

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Armed Forces Covenant Fund is OPEN!

The £10 million per annum Covenant Fund to support the Armed Forces community is open for applications. The Covenant fund has 4 Priorities: A Veterans Gateway Families in Stress Improving local Covenant delivery Community Integration and/or local service delivery The … Continue reading

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Armed Forces Day – Saturday 25 June 2016

Armed Forces Day: A chance to show your support and #SaluteOurForces Shropshire Council are proud to be supporting Armed Forces day which takes place on Saturday 25th June 2016 – only 40 days to go! https://www.armedforcesday.org.uk/ As part of Shropshire’s commitment … Continue reading

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Shropshire Armed Forces Covenant Newsletter

Click here to read the third newsletter from Shropshire Armed Forces Covenant. The newsletter includes the following items: Covenant Fund 2015/16 Successful Projects summary New members of the Covenant The Hive’s year long Connect Create project ended with a huge … Continue reading

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Armed Forces Covenant Re-Branded

The Armed Forces Covenant has redeveloped its brand to enable it to communicate more effectively with the public, but primarily, the Armed Forces community. Prior to its revamp, the Armed Forces Covenant was recognisable via two separate logos which represented … Continue reading

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Armed Forces Covenant Survey – Please Take Part

Shropshire Council are asking all serving personnel, reservists, ex-service personnel and partners to take part by completing the Armed Forces Covenant Survey. This questionnaire asks ‘What are the strengths and needs of the Armed Forces and ex-services community in Shropshire?’ … Continue reading

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