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Guide For Health And Wellbeing Commissioners

The Cultural Commissioning Programme is collaborating with the Association for Directors of Public Health to produce a short and highly practical guide for health and wellbeing commissioners who haven’t, as yet, partnered with the cultural sector. The guide will be … Continue reading

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Life Chances Fund Information and Events

Information below is from colleagues at Big Lottery Fund: £80m Life Chances Fund (LCF).  Big Lottery Fund is currently supporting the Office for Civil Society in developing this Fund. LCF aims to help people in society facing the most significant barriers to … Continue reading

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Healthwatch Shropshire Annual Event 2016

Anyone who would like to find out about what is happening to health and social care services in Shropshire is encouraged to attend Healthwatch Shropshire’s Annual Event on Thursday, 3rd November at The Guildhall in Shrewsbury. This year’s theme is … Continue reading

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Are Local Funders And Commissioners Working Fairly?

      As public sector budgets continue to shrink it is becoming more important than ever to understand and implement the Shropshire Compact. The Compact sets out the rules of engagement between the public sector and voluntary and community … Continue reading

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Shropshire Health Leaders Committed To Overcoming Financial Challenge

(Date: 12 August 2016) Shropshire’s health commissioners today confirmed they are committed to overcoming financial difficulties and to bringing their deficit under control. They now want to start a conversation with patients about how they can achieve this while maintaining … Continue reading

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Shout About Social Value – VCSA Event Next Week!

Commissioners and service providers are being invited to attend a special market place event to learn more about Social Value and the voluntary and community sector services being provided within Shropshire, including Telford and Wrekin. ‘Shout About Social Value’ is … Continue reading

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Save The Date For VCSA Events!

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Training: Early Identification And Management Of Trauma In Both Victims And Perpetrators

As policy makers and service commissioners come to terms with the likelihood of even more cuts to frontline services, £25 billion worth -they also have to contend with the ever-increasing demand for already severely under-resourced services. Coreplan and B&D Consultants … Continue reading

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Book Your Place Now for Free Dementia Friend Training at the VCSA Showcase 2014!

Next month the VCSA will be hosting the new look marketplace event under the new banner  “VCSA Showcase 2014” at Shirehall, Shrewsbury.  The relaunched event provides an excellent opportunity for VCSA members to promote their work and services to public … Continue reading

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