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Answer Cancer Fund

16 Aug 2019 - 10:43 by michelle.foster

Greater Manchester Health and Social Care PartnershipWould your organisation like to help play a part in boosting cancer screening rates in Greater Manchester?

Financial support is available to voluntary, community, social enterprise and faith-based organisations who can help recruit Cancer Champions to promote cancer screening amongst under-represented groups. Investments of £1,000 - £2,000 are available.

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Fair Housing Futures

16 Aug 2019 - 10:38 by michelle.foster

Nationwide Building SocietyFunded by the Nationwide Foundation and led by the FHF Partnership Board, Fair Housing Futures has been established to improve the experience of private renting for those with limited financial and social support in Greater Manchester. The ambition is to help create a private rented sector (PRS) that provides decent and affordable homes for people in need.

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Tackling Violence against Women and Girls 2019

16 Aug 2019 - 10:31 by michelle.foster

Comic ReliefComic Relief believes women and girls should have equal power and agency in decision-making at all levels. One of the ways in which Comic Relief have been working towards this vision since they began is through funding organisations working to end gender-based violence.

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The Proud Trust launches ‘Transcriptions’ – the first writing competition exclusively for 11-19 year old trans/non-binary young people

16 Aug 2019 - 10:26 by michelle.foster

This summer, The Proud Trust is encouraging young writing stars of the future to put pen to paper and enter its new ‘Transcriptions’ writing competition for trans/non-binary 11-19 year olds, with the chance to get their work published and win a share of a £400 cash prize. The Proud Trust Transcriptions

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How prepared is your organisation for a 'no deal' EU Exit?

16 Aug 2019 - 10:01 by michelle.foster

Department for Digital, Culture, Media and SportThe Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) have launched a survey to assess the awareness and preparedness of organisations in DCMS sectors across the UK for a potential 'no deal' EU exit when the UK Leaves the EU on 31 October 2019.

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GM Poverty Action Newsletter 14 August 2019

16 Aug 2019 - 09:54 by michelle.foster

The mid-summer newsletter features the launch of a Mini Poverty Monitor. GM Poverty Action have set up this page to support people in their network who wish to access key data relating to poverty quickly and easily. The data presented is not an exhaustive list, but a snapshot of some of the key local poverty metrics. Greater Manchester Poverty Action

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Gloriously Ordinary Lives for people with learning disabilities

16 Aug 2019 - 09:47 by michelle.foster

The Personal Centred and Community Approaches team at the Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership have been listening to what’s important to people living with a learning disability and their families, to ensure they can live “Gloriously Ordinary Lives”. Between May 2018 and May 2019 four Greater Manchester areas, Wigan, Rochdale, Bolton and Salford, worked together to find out and test better ways of doing things together to improve the lives of people with a learning disability.

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Cheetham and Crumpsall Neighbourhood Partnership

10 September, 2019 - 10:00 to 12:00

This session is open to anyone who lives, works or feels passionate about Cheetham and Crumpsall. This session will be looking at the health and social care neighbourhood plan and the meeting will be showing the film Resilience about Adverse Childhood Experiences and then looking at how this can inform the work that is being done in the community.

All are welcome to attend.

To confirm your attendance, email Lizzie Hughes, Neighbourhood Lead at: lizzie.hughes@pat.nhs.uk

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Road to Growth

17 October, 2019 - 09:00 to 12:00

This is a free half day seminar for charities and social enterprises on the state of the sector and funding opportunities with practical insight and guidance from experts and leaders.

Charity Bank is inviting trustees, directors, CEOs and managers of charities, social enterprises and community organisations to attend a series of free regional events in September and October.

The Road to Growth events will last half a day and include a series of panel discussions with leading social sector experts.