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Inspiring Futures

14 Jul 2020 - 09:30 by michelle.foster

inspiring futuresBBC Children in Need and Youth Futures Foundation are partnering to deliver Inspiring Futures, a £6 million programme to fund positive activities which support children and young people to achieve their potential on their journey towards employment.

The COVID-19 pandemic is heightening existing challenges for children and young people looking to access further education, training, and work.

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Funding for micro/small charities working with vulnerable young people at risk of being involved in serious violence

29 Jun 2020 - 09:17 by michelle.foster

gmcaThe Government has announced that the Home Office has secured additional, one-off emergency support funding for small/micro charities that are working in marginalised communities with vulnerable young people at risk of being involved in serious violence.

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Family Support Co-ordinator – 1001 Days at Thrive Manchester

Job overview
To support parents in Wythenshawe during this critical 1001 days of their child’s life by working with them one on one and in small groups to help them understand how interaction with their child will have an effect on their child’s development.

Responsibilities and duties

40 hours per week. Job sharing will be considered
£20,000 per annum pro rata
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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

BBC Children in Need COVID-19 Next Steps Grant

10 Jun 2020 - 15:53 by michelle.foster

The Next Steps programme is BBC Children in Need’s response programme designed to deliver support for children and young people affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Eligible organisations will be able to apply for up to £80,000 for projects commencing in September 2020. These grants can last up to 18 months. It is designed for established organisations who are already delivering work in their communities and further afield.

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Can’t Talk, Write: helping young people to express how they feel

29 Apr 2020 - 15:41 by michelle.foster

Can't talk writeAction for Children have teamed up with Royal Mail and The Prince’s Trust to launch their Can’t Talk, Write toolkits. These downloadable work books are full of activities to get young people writing.

There are two toolkits: one for young people aged 11-18 years old and one for adults working with young people. Each toolkit includes printable activities and ideas to get young people writing.

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