Tag Archives: VCSA

ICS Memorandum of Understanding for Comment by VCS members

VCS Assembly members are encouraged to comment on a Memorandum of Understanding prior to agreement. The Memorandum of Understanding is between the Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Integrated Care System (ICS) and the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise (VCSE) sector in … Continue reading

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VCS Assembly and Open University Workshop – Digital

On 29th July, Shropshire VCS Assembly benefited from a workshop named ‘Digital Technologies, Power and Control: security, privacy, identity and trust in the digital age’. The research workshop was led by Dr Ben Evans, from the School of Psychology & … Continue reading

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Vacancy – Insight and VCS Engagement Officer

Shropshire Council’s Feedback and Insight Team are seeking to recruit an Insight and VCS Engagement Officer. The focus of the role is working to coordinate and support Shropshire Voluntary and Community Sector Assembly. The postholder will enable cross-sector partnership working, support … Continue reading

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Shropshire VCSA Annual Assembly 2020

Shropshire’s VCSA board is busy planning for the Annual Assembly meeting scheduled for Thursday 17th December 2020, from 9.30am to 11.30am and will be an online event. Chris Child, current Chair of the VCS Assembly Board said, “Once again we … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

The Shropshire Star, along with the awards sponsors, are searching for the outstanding and selfless individuals and groups across the region who make a difference to the people around them – and usually don’t expect any recognition for what they do. They … Continue reading

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Book Your Place For The VCSA Annual Assembly 20.05.2019

The annual event is always well supported by delegates from the voluntary and community sectors and statutory partners. This year’s event promises to be particularly interesting featuring key-note speakers from Good Things Foundation and The Lloyds Bank Foundation for England & Wales.  … Continue reading

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Shropshire VCSA: Translating the Civil Society Strategy into local action – Workshop notes

Many thanks to all that attended our workshop on Translating the Civil Society Strategy into local action last week. We heard three interesting presentations from Chris Child, Mark Barrow and Nathan Yeowell and participated in lively discussions with attendees in smaller groups. The … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

Shropshire VCSA: Translating the Civil Society Strategy into local action A facilitated workshop 9.15am to 12.30pm Monday 11th February 2019 Council Chamber, Shirehall The Government’s vision for the future of a civil society is that we need to look at five … Continue reading

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Your News

Your News As a member of Shropshire VCS Assembly, this is your newsletter. Please feel free to send information through for inclusion. We love to share your updates with other VCSA members and tell others about all the great work … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

Shropshire Council – Bring Banks Consultation As a result of substantial Government funding reductions, Shropshire Council needs to significantly reduce its budget and make unprecedented changes to services.  A proposal has been put forward to remove Council owned bring bank sites to help … Continue reading

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