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Democracy Disability and Devolution

23 Nov 2018 - 10:26 by michelle.foster

Are you already politically active? Do you have experience of campaigning, activism or making a change? Are you an elected official who could provide a work shadowing experience? Do you want to learn about disabled suffragettes and other role models, through events and activities? Democracy Disability & Devolution

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Championing carers rights

23 Nov 2018 - 10:22 by michelle.foster

gaddum, a leading Greater Manchester charity which champions the rights of carers throughout the year are hosting a range of events across Manchester for carers rights day. This national event taking place on Friday 30 November aims to highlight the realities of carers and those they support. The charity operate carers services in Bury, Manchester and Salford. Gaddum

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FSI’s brand new e-learning course – Fundraising Strategy

21 Nov 2018 - 09:33 by michelle.foster

Developing a comprehensive and effective fundraising strategy is vital to the sustainability of your charity. Taking a strategy approach to your fundraising will help you diversify and strengthen your income streams and enable you to focus resources on areas with the highest return. The FSI

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Roots HR CIC - Free Social Enterprise Start - up Toolkit

15 Nov 2018 - 13:48 by cheryl.mcalister

To celebrate Social Enterprise Day 2018 Roots HR CIC giving away a FREE Social Enterprise Start-up Toolkit worth £217 jam-packed full of useful tools, guidance and documents to support your social enterprise.

Toolkit Includes:

Managers Guidance Factcheets 
• Starting to Employ
• Starting to Grow
• Checking the Right to Work in the UK
• Terms & Conditions of Employment
• Personnel Filing
• Successful Induction & Probation
• GDPR

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Extended flash round of mini-grants available through Macc's Sharing Wellness Campaign

15 Nov 2018 - 13:24 by chelsea.murphy

As part of our ongoing Manchester-wide conversation about mental wellbeing and Sharing Wellness campaign, we are now offering an extended flash round of mini grants of between £500 and £1000 to VCSE groups. The campaign is supported by Manchester Health & Care Commissioning through its Mental Health Grants Programme.The deadline for completed application forms is by 5pm on 23rd November 2018.

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Early Help Assessment - e-learning course (online)

13 Nov 2018 - 10:01 by cheryl.mcalister

The Early Help Assessment e-learnng course

Manchester City Council, Children and Families Division are committed to the development of a range of support for partner agencies, who undertake the Early Help Assessment.

Now available as part of our shared training and information resources, is the Early Help Assessment e-learning course.

Currently free of charge this training opportunity;

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One Manchester Calls for Social Entrepreneurs

9 Nov 2018 - 15:34 by michelle.foster

The Housing Provider will invest £150,000 into projects that can create social value and change people’s lives. One Manchester

Housing and community service provider, One Manchester, is calling for entrepreneurs and social organisations to share their ideas, knowledge and skills to help to improve Manchester’s neighbourhoods and change people's lives.

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Emergency First Aid at Work training - expressions of interest

9 Nov 2018 - 11:48 by cheryl.mcalister
  • Are you or your staff / volunteers needing first aid training?
  • Do you need a refresher / re-qualification?

Here at Macc we are looking to arrange a self funding Emergency First Aid at Work (1 day) training session in late January 2019 and will have 9 places available for members of VCFSE organisations based within the city of Manchester. Certified by The First Aid Industry Body (FAIB) who are accredited through UKAS this training is suitable for employees or volunteers given the role of Emergency First Aider.

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National Football Museum - Achieve Your Goals

9 Nov 2018 - 10:39 by cheryl.mcalister

Denise Lambert and Martine Connolly have developed two free courses aimed at helping low-income Manchester residents gain the skills they need to get into work, apply for jobs, and increase confidence.

Everybody has a football story. We use the museum galleries, objects and stories to make the learning practical and relevant to everyday life. The skills gained will give learners confidence and build self-esteem, as well as prepare them for the workplace.

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NOMA Community Fund – apply by 6 December 2018

9 Nov 2018 - 10:08 by michelle.foster

The NOMA Fund offers awards of up to £1,000 to grassroots community organisations working with young people aged between 11 and 25 years old. Activity needs to be taking place and supporting those who live within the boundary of the M60 motorway. Annual income of groups applying to the Fund should be less than £100,000. NOMA

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