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B.A.M.E Infrastructure Fund

14 Jul 2020 - 15:44 by michelle.foster

uk community foundationsApplications open for Infrastructure Organisations to support BAME-led charities and groups to access National Emergencies Trust (NET) funds.

A growing body of data, including from ONS and Public Health England shows that people who are Black, Asian and from minority ethnic (BAME) groups have been disproportionately impacted by the coronavirus pandemic.

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Engaging with Gypsy and Traveller people and communities

15 July, 2020 - 13:00 to 14:00

This session will share good practice examples, resources and tips on how to improve your engagement with Gypsy and Traveller communities and other populations experiencing health inequalities to influence and create change.

For more information and to register click here https://www.events.england.nhs.uk/events/engaging-with-gypsy-and-travell...

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Bereavement care support for BME African Girls and Young adults

2 Jul 2020 - 13:42 by michelle.foster

blossom foundationAlready teenagers are faced with a number of issues so having to deal with their emotions doesn’t always come easy for them, likewise having to deal with the loss of a loved one. The effects can be quite devastating for them.

Blossom foundation aim to educate, inspire and empower the BME Black African girls in the age group of 10-20 through their transitional stages of becoming a full-blown adult.

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Beautiful Mind support for BAME families

29 Jun 2020 - 10:44 by michelle.foster

beautiful mindThere is no need to suffer in silence. Support is now available for BAME families who are shielding, lost their jobs due to Covid-19, homeless and have no access to public funds.

All thanks to Forever Manchester, Beautiful Mind Charity is now providing Covid-19 BAME Essential African Community Aid for families who reside in these neighbourhoods: M12, M13, M14, M15, M18 and M19.

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COVID-19: understanding the impact on BAME communities – CAHN's COVID-19 Impact Survey Report

18 Jun 2020 - 14:25 by michelle.foster

cahnMore than half of the respondents to a survey looking at the impact of COVID-19 on the Caribbean and African Community have said they are worried about the mental well-being of their children as a result of the outbreak.

The Caribbean and African Health Network Greater Manchester (CAHN) undertook the first primary research study of the black voices in Greater Manchester between April 18 and May 13 with 334 people responding.

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Tackling racial discrimination and injustice: new Home Truths report from ACEVO and Voice4Change England

18 Jun 2020 - 14:23 by michelle.foster

home truths reportVoice4Change England and ACEVO have published a new report focusing on the charity sector: Home Truths – undoing racism and delivering real diversity in the charity sector. It’s part of a wider body of work the two organisations have been developing with National Lottery community funding. It makes the case that ‘the problem in the charity sector is not simply an absence of BAME people.

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Project Lead – Family Reunion and Parenting Project at Just Psychology

Are you committed to principles of equality and social justice? Are you passionate about the rights of children and families from Black and minority ethnic communities to be treated with respect? Do you want to contribute to community cohesion and reduce isolation?

Just Psychology is a not-for-profit social enterprise in Greater Manchester that provides services to address the psychological and mental health needs of children, adults and families with a particular emphasis on cultural diversity and cultural competence. 

Full time
£35,500 per annum