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Guidance For Responding To The Department For Transport’s Consultation

The Community Transport Association (CTA) has released a blog to support organisations responding to the Department of Transport’s consultation.  The resources they have developed are: A Guidance Document – This is intended to support your response to the consultation. It … Continue reading

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Funding News Round Up

£13m Trusted Relationships Fund Launched by Government The Home Office has announced a new £13 million fund to help youth workers, police, nurses and other professionals form protective relationships with children and young people at risk of sexual exploitation, county … Continue reading

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VCSE Personal Health Budget Support Network Events

Voluntary Voices (that’s NAVCA, Volunteering Matters and National Voices) is hosting a range of events across England which will provide information, advice and guidance on the Personal Health Budget process both nationally and locally and will help develop an engagement … Continue reading

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NCVO Free Guide to Consortia Development

NCVO have published a free guide to consortium development. It follows the 10 step process described below. For each stage NCVO highlights outcomes,  activities, success factors and links to more information and advice. Pre-start up scoping and planning Formation of working … Continue reading

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New Philanthropy Capital – Improving Governance, Improving Impact

The Charity Commission should require all charities to report on their impact through the Statement of Recommended Practice, and amend guidance on paying trustees, a paper from New Philanthropy Capital has said. The Paper, It starts from the top: Improving … Continue reading

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Early Help Forms and Tools – Important Developments

In Shropshire there are a range of tools available to assist practitioners in assessing unmet needs and identifying what outcomes need to be achieved and how this will be done. The tools we have in Shropshire ensure that children, young … Continue reading

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Pension Wise Progress In Shropshire

Pension Wise is a new service which was set up by the government earlier this year following the new Pension reforms which were introduced on 6th April 2015.  The aim of the service is to help people have a clearer … Continue reading

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Scams Awareness Month – Online Newsletter

Scams Awareness Month takes place throughout July with the theme Don’t’ be Rushed, Don’t be Hushed. Age UK Shropshire Telford and Wrekin will raise awareness around the issues of the most common scams and promote the campaign by encouraging consumers … Continue reading

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Conducting Return Interviews Which Improve Outcomes For Young People Who Run Away

An effective ‘return interview’ should furnish essential information for safeguarding young runaways. It should be the opportunity to put in place the right support for the young person and for his or her family or carers. Return interviews are an … Continue reading

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National Funding and Support Information

National support for voluntary sector and charities in the UK One of the biggest trade retailers in the UK, Screwfix, has set up a charity that will provide grants for charities to fix, maintain and improve their properties – Civil Society … Continue reading

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