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Community Foundation – Funding Opportunities

Two grant schemes are available for VCS organisations across Shropshire. the scheme are delivered by Staffordshire Community Foundation. #iWill #iWill is a programme supporting youth led projects, awarding grants up to £1000 to £5000 encouraging Youth Social Action. This is … Continue reading

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Women’s Mental Health Peer Support Grants

Grants are available to voluntary organisations in England and Wales to fund community-based, peer-support initiatives that are targeted at women experiencing multiple disadvantages and with, or at risk of developing, mental-health problems. The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport … Continue reading

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Funding Round Up

£1.5 Million Fund Announced to Support People in England Back into Work Following Time Out Caring The Minister for Women and Equalities, Amber Rudd, has announced a £1.5 million programme to support people back into work after time spent away … Continue reading

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HomeStart Survey – Can You Help?

Can you help Homestart Shropshire and Homestart Telford and Wrekin shape a future project? The purpose of the survey is to gain the views of women that are currently pregnant, or have had a baby in recent years. HomeStart will use … Continue reading

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Women Make Sport Conference

Women Make Sport Conference Friday 9th October 9am-1pm Telford Whitehouse Hotel (AFC Telford United). £22pp including all workshops, refreshments and lunch. Why should you attend? Do you need help in targeting inactive women who lack the confidence to access your … Continue reading

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Latest Connecting Shropshire Update

Click here to read the latest update from Connecting Shropshire including: a roundup of what has been happening with the programme Women and Broadband project which exchange areas are now ‘accepting orders’ with one or more cabinets providing fibre broadband from … Continue reading

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Big Lottery Launch Women and Girls Initiative

Big Lottery have launched a new £45 million time limited funding stream which we will be investing in projects providing services for women and girls. Eligible organisations need to provide an expression of interest by 16 July 2015. Big Lottery are … Continue reading

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DCLG Launch New £250,000 Fund

The Department for Communities and Local Government have launched a £250,000 fund to support projects that empower women. The fund provides an exciting and new opportunity for charities and voluntary groups to bid for between £2,000 – £20,000 to support … Continue reading

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Children and Women’s Newsletter

The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust (SATH) have launched a new newsletter called Shropshire Women and Children’s Services News. The first edition of the newsletter, which provides news and updates about Shropshire Women and Children’s Services, is available by following … Continue reading

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Free Training Opportunity

Preparing for the future – a free one-day specialist training course for ‘Violence Against Women and Girls’ (VAWG) Organisations in the West Midlands 29 May 2014, Birmingham For details and to register, email marcia@waitsaction.org Police and Crime Commissioners are taking … Continue reading

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