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Local Charities Day Toolkit

Local Charities Day 2017 will highlight the work of small, local charities that are making remarkable differences to their communities. It will also shine a spotlight on the unsung heroes and celebrate the commitment of those amazing volunteers who devote … Continue reading

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Take Part In The Biggest Bi-Annual Survey Of Charities, Social Enterprises, Community And Voluntary Organisations In Shropshire

 The survey has been created and launched by Shropshire Voluntary and Community Sector Assembly (VCSA) who are keen to create a picture of the local VCSE sector and build up a valuable evidence base of information. By taking part in … Continue reading

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Keep Shropshire Warm – Affordable Warmth Network

Shropshire Council recently re-tendered the Keep Shropshire Warm service, to provide a free & impartial affordable warmth service across the County. Marches Energy Agency (MEA) will run the service in partnership with the Council. One of the key aims is … Continue reading

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Idox Blog – Improving Skills In The VCSE Sector

If someone wanted to support your organisation, could they easily find and click a donate button online? When applying for funding, can you confidently direct funders to your website where all the good work you’ve done is clearly presented? Do … Continue reading

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Early Help Newsletter

Click here to read the latest Early Help Newsletter including the following articles: Ofsted Inspection of Shropshire’s Children’s Services Strengthening Families through the Early Years Voluntary Perpetrators Programme Understanding Your Child 10 Week Groups Stress Information and Resource Pack Updated … Continue reading

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Carers Rights Day 2017 Invitation

Carers Trust 4 All together with Parent and Carer Council and Shropshire Council invite you to join us for Carers Rights Day 2017. Friday 24th November is National Carers Rights Day Carers Rights Day is a chance to bring organisations … Continue reading

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The Furniture Scheme – Maximising The Social Impact And Value Of Volunteering And Work Placements

South Shropshire Furniture Scheme is seeking proposals to undertake in depth investigation and feasibility work into its volunteering and work placement programme. For more information click here. The deadline for submissions is 12 noon Monday 30th October 2017 Submissions should … Continue reading

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What Do You Know About Shropshire Council’s Highways Maintenance Services?

Shropshire Council is carrying out a short online survey to find out if people are aware of, and understand, the highways maintenance work that the council and its partners carry out – and asks people for their views about how … Continue reading

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Ambitious New Proposals At Shropshire Economic Growth Strategy Launch

Tuesday 26 September 2017 saw the launch of Shropshire’s Economic Growth Strategy 2017–2021 in front of a packed Theatre Severn, including some of the county’s most successful business leaders. Economic Growth Strategy launch This new strategy for Shropshire sets out … Continue reading

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There Are 471,000 Social Enterprises In The UK, Government Report Finds

The number of social enterprises in the UK small business population is likely to number approximately 471,000, with social enterprises more vulnerable to changes in the public sector, a government report has found. The Social Enterprise: Market Trends 2017 report was commissioned … Continue reading

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