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Ecclesiastical Movement for Good awards – deadline 17 May 2019

2 May 2019 - 12:22 by michelle.foster

Through the Movement for Good awards, Ecclesiastical are giving £1m to charities. Ecclesiastical want to put their giving directly into the hands of remarkable organisations (like yours perhaps) that are changing people’s lives for the better. Movement for Good

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Bridging the Gaps: Strengthening Mental Health Support for Children and Young People

2 May 2019 - 12:20 by michelle.foster

Comic Relief are seeking proposals from those working on providing mental health support to children and young people at an early stage so that they are aware of their mental health and can build resilience as they grow and develop. Comic Relief

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New report from Ambition for Ageing – Social Infrastructure: How shared spaces make communities work

2 May 2019 - 12:16 by michelle.foster

Ambition for Ageing’s new report written by partners at MICRA, Social Infrastructure: How shared spaces make communities work, argues that to reduce social isolation, we need a diversity of social infrastructure to ensure chance social encounters with a diversity of people. Ambition for Ageing

The report suggests that:

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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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Representation in the city

29 Apr 2019 - 12:22 by helen.walker

The Macc Policy and Influence Team has been looking at issues around sector representation in the city. By representation, we mean situations in which organisations don’t just put forward their own views but those of others. This can be in forums, consultation meetings, decision making boards, panels and so on. We want to:

• Get a better picture of the representation work organisations are doing
• Find out about opportunities for VCSE representation, both now and in the future

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Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults in the Arts and Cultural Sectors

This new course has been designed for individuals and organisations looking to update their understanding of safeguarding legislation and best practice, specifically when working with vulnerable adults in the creative, cultural and heritage sectors. You will explore what is meant by the term “vulnerable adult” in the context of your work and will develop approaches for recognising and responding to the different types of abuse associated with adults at risk.

13 June, 2019 - 10:00 to 16:15
HOME Manchester, 2 Tony Wilson Place, Manchester, M15 4FN