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Volunteers’ Week 1st to 7th June

Volunteers’ Week is a chance to say thank you for the fantastic contribution millions of volunteers make across the UK. It takes place 1-7 June every year and is an opportunity to celebrate volunteering in all its diversity. The campaign … Continue reading

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CEDAR Education Workshops

See attached new information on upcoming Workshops from CEDAR Education: Level One: How to talk about death and loss in healthy ways and Level Two: Understanding Grief. These have moved from Telford UCT to Univ of Wolverhampton. These workshops focus … Continue reading

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Volunteers Needed For UK Recovery Walk In Shrewsbury

Work is now well underway for Shrewsbury to host one of the biggest celebrations of people in recovery, the UK Recovery Walk 2018.  It will be held on Saturday 8th September and more than 5,000 individuals and families are expected … Continue reading

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Volunteer And Job Vacancies

Age UK STW – Finance Assistant Job Vacancy Finance Assistant £16,871 – £17,686 Pro rata Actual £6,839 15 hours per week BASED IN SHREWSBURY To assist in carrying out day-to-day financial activities for our Help@Home Service, and to assist other … Continue reading

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Engagement Event And Opportunity To Share Your Experiences of Cancer Services

Telford and Wrekin CCG would like to invite you to a Cancer Services and Support event between 2pm and 4pm on Tuesday 27 March 2018 at The Wakes in Oakengates Telford. The event is open to anyone affected by cancer … Continue reading

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News from Age UK STW

See below 3 press releases from Age UK Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin launches new dementia respite service Dementia currently affects around 800,000 people in the UK* and this is predicted to increase to one … Continue reading

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HomeStart Shropshire Looking For Volunteers

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Funding Round Up

Largest 300 UK Foundations Awarded £2.9 Billion in Funding According to the ‘Foundation Giving Trends 2017’, grantmaking by the top 300 foundations reached a record high for the second year, totalling £2.9 billion. This reflected growth of 12%. Groups that … Continue reading

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National Volunteering Forum- Volunteering And Digital and NCVO Training Opportunities

The next NCVO National Volunteering Forum (NVF) will take place on Wednesday 27 September in central Manchester – please save the date! In the morning session, join the NCVO team and a panel of experts to discuss the opportunities and … Continue reading

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Healthwatch Stakeholder Event – Next Week/It Starts With You- Help Make Health And Social Care Better In Shropshire

As you may know, there is a Healthwatch in every area of England. They are here to listen to peoples experiences of health and social care services and to share them with those who have the power to make change happen. … Continue reading

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