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Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service: Programme for Change / Outline Business Case

2 May 2019 - 12:11 by michelle.foster

Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service (GMFRS) is proposing to make changes to the way that the service is managed, how resources are allocated and how they collaborate with partners. The changes are being proposed as part of a major transformation programme “Programme for Change” and details of the proposals can be found in the Outline Business Case. Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service

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Help spread the #MoreInCommon message

2 May 2019 - 12:08 by michelle.foster

The Great Get Together are asking you to pledge to get back together with someone or something in your community you’ve lost touch, argued with or are simply avoiding. And what better time than at The Great Get Together weekend on 21-23rd June. The Great Get Together

The Great Get Together also want to make as much noise on social media, in the news and where we live about the importance of kindness, respect and community.

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Funding bulletin May 2019

1 May 2019 - 10:20 by michelle.foster

Information for the bulletin is compiled from a number of sources including Grantfinder, and direct from funders themselves. It showcases just a few of the hundreds of funding opportunities available for local community, voluntary and faith organisations. Macc

This bulletin is produced by a partnership of local support and development agencies across Greater Manchester.

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BHA for Equality: Surplus Office Equipment Collection Day

29 Apr 2019 - 15:53 by michelle.foster

BHA for Equality would like to invite individuals and community groups to our collection day held on Friday 3 May and Wednesday 8 May 2019. BHA for Equality have surplus office equipment available on a first come, first serve basis. Items unfortunately cannot be reserved and will be available to the group which collects them first. BHA

Friday 3 May 2019, 10am – 3pm

Wednesday 8 May 2019, 10am – 3pm

Items available include:

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Are you interested in theatre or the arts?

29 Apr 2019 - 09:25 by michelle.foster

Contact Theatre and the Greater Manchester Coalition of Disabled People are looking for a group of young disabled people between 15-25 who live in Manchester and want to have an impact on theatre by viewing theatre pieces for free and sharing your thoughts on them.

A collaboration between Contact Theatre and the Greater Manchester Coalition of Disabled People, the first show will be ‘Ramping Up’ on:
Saturday 4 May 2019, 1.30pm
At The Bread Shed, 126 Grosvenor St, Manchester, M1 7HL

Access needs, including transport will be supported.

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New Disabled Women’s Peer Support Project

26 Apr 2019 - 10:21 by michelle.foster

Breakthrough UK are inviting disabled women who connected over Breakthrough’s Democracy Disability Devolution Events to join a new weekly peer group. It will be a safe space where disabled women can relax and enjoy themselves in a welcoming, accessible and friendly group. Members will lead the group and decide how it is run. Breakthrough staff and volunteers will attend to offer support and provide any training needed on running groups.

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Paid opportunities for BME people with lived experience of severe mental distress

26 Apr 2019 - 10:19 by michelle.foster

Do you want to be employed as a co-researcher on a project that aims to tackle ethnic inequalities in severe mental illness? Synergi Collaborative Centre
Do you: have lived experience of severe mental distress? Identify as African, Caribbean, South Asian or mixed heritage? Have interest in advancing our understanding of

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Apprenticeship grants

26 Apr 2019 - 10:17 by michelle.foster

Apprenticeships are work-based training programmes designed around the needs of employers, which lead to nationally recognised qualifications. Apprenticeships are available to employers of all sizes and from all sectors and cover a wide range of occupations; they are a proven way to train your workforce and make your organisation more productive and competitive. Manchester City Council

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Non Exec Director Roles at Breathworks

26 Apr 2019 - 10:14 by michelle.foster

Breathworks is dedicated to helping people with pain, stress and ill-health live active and rewarding lives. As a national leader in mindfulness training, Breathworks have been running programmes for individuals, companies and public sector bodies since 2001. Breathworks

Breathworks are now at a very exciting juncture in the development of their organisation and have undergone a recent re-structure to best fulfill their vision.

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