Tag Archives: Housing

Shropshire charity relaunched with new name

A Shropshire charity offering unique support and accommodation for people with life-changing physical disabilities has been relaunched with an updated mission to meet the growing needs of disabled people across the county and beyond. Transhouse (Oswestry) Limited was established in … Continue reading

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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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National Rough Sleeping Strategy

VCSA members may have seen news of the Government’s Rough Sleeping Strategy in the national media over the summer months. Announced by Communities Secretary James Brokenshire, the Government’s £100 million rough sleeping strategy will focus on preventing people from becoming … Continue reading

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Homeless Link Social Investment Fund

Launched in May 2017the Homeless Link Social Investment Fund has, over three years, £4.5m to invest in charities and social enterprises working to reduce homelessness across England. The aim is to test and learn where social investment can be most … Continue reading

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Funding and Policy News

Winston Churchill Memorial Trust Applications are now open for Churchill Fellowships, an opportunity to research new ideas and best practice overseas. Churchill Fellows are funded to research new ideas overseas for 4-8 weeks, in topics and countries of their own … Continue reading

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Job Vacancy: Outreach Support and Development Work – Polish Community at Shropshire Domestic Abuse Service – Deadline THIS WEEK!

SDAS Outreach Support and Development Worker – Polish community Post Ref:NSR217 Salary within the range of: £17,743 – £21,187 per annum 35 hours per week Based across the County of Shropshire to include Telford and Wrekin Shropshire Domestic Abuse Service … Continue reading

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Funding Opportunities

Tech for Good to Run for a Third Time Comic Relief and Paul Hamlyn Foundation have joined together once again to offer a funding and support package to an estimated 12 projects in 2018. The programme is offering grant funding … Continue reading

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Procurement Opportunities

Don’t forget to check the Shropshire Council Procurement Portal for tendering opportunities. Recent tenders include: Specialist social housing provider sought to invest in Council owned property, currently operating as a small care home. (Expression of Interest) Call for project partners … Continue reading

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Community Chest Fund To Boost Shropshire Neighbourhoods

As part of their Community Chest Fund, Shropshire Towns and Rural Housing (STAR Housing) are inviting applicants for grants of up to £500 to support community projects. Each financial year, STAR Housing set aside a budget to support community-based projects … Continue reading

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Local Plan 2011 – 2031 – Telford and Wrekin

Tell Telford and Wrekin Council your views from 3 August to 25 September 2015 The Local Plan identifies what housing, shops, businesses and transport will be needed, where they may be built and how community green spaces will be protected over … Continue reading

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