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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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IOSH Managing Occupational Health and Wellbeing (1 day)

Managing Occupational Health & Wellbeing covers:
A healthy company
Delegates learn about health management and why it makes good business sense to manage occupational health and wellbeing in the workplace. They also learn what a ‘health needs assessment’ is and the key considerations that should be taken into account when carrying one out.

25 January, 2019 - 09:00 to 16:30
ANTZ Swinton Social Enterprise Centre, Unit 10, Junction Eco-park, Rake Lane, Manchester, M27 8LR

Suicide Bereavement UK’s 8th International Conference – Suicide Bereavement: What About Us?

25 September, 2019 - 08:15 to 16:30

The conference will focus on vulnerable subgroups amongst those bereaved by suicide and taboo issues directly associated with such deaths.

The University of Manchester in collaboration with Support After Suicide Partnership will launch the national suicide bereavement survey report at this event. Findings will be of national and international interest.

Speakers to be confirmed – several will be international speakers.

Cost: £120 + VAT. This event is always over-subscribed, so early booking is essential.

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Health Creation: Wealth Creation – fighting health inequalities using community assets

21 November, 2018 - 09:00 to 17:00

Join the New NHS Alliance 2018 Partnership Summit and be part of a powerful movement that is tackling the injustice of health inequalities through Health Creation

Headlined by Andy Burnham, Mayor of Greater Manchester, and supported by top-class speakers, compelling case studies and people with lived-experience, Health Creation: Wealth Creation – fighting health inequalities using community assets will be a pivotal event in the transformation of health economies across the north.

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MICRA seminar – The impact and benefits of treating hearing and vision problems for people living with dementia

22 November, 2018 - 13:00 to 16:00

Speakers: Professor Iracema Leroi, Emma Hooper and Nisha Chauhan

Hearing and vision impairments cause difficulties with daily living activities for people living with dementia and impact on communication.

The Venn Diagram of Life: Sharing Our Wellness

8 Nov 2018 - 11:21 by chelsea.murphy

As part of our Sharing Wellness campaign, we have encouraged our staff, volunteers and the people we work with to discuss what keeps them well. I found this anonymous submission in my inbox and thought it was a perfect example of how staying resilient during difficult periods of life is a personal process, and is often supported by small, frequent acts of self-care. 

 

 

Carers Rights Day event

30 November, 2018 - 10:00 to 15:30

This is a joint event by Manchester Carers Network and Manchester Young Carers Group’s.

The day will be split into two halves with a variety of workshops and an information marketplace taking place in the morning and the young carers conference in the afternoon.

Free lunch will be provided. You are welcome to attend either the morning, afternoon or full day.

For further information and to confirm your attendance, email: erica@gaddum.co.uk  

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Business and Development Manager at UP CIC

UP is an innovative social enterprise delivering Healthy relationship training to employers and designing school courses to assist in the delivery of healthy relationship training.

Each year millions of women and men are affected by domestic abuse and homelessness. UP is a CIC formed to support the charitable work of WHAG a leading charity working in Rochdale, Bury and Cheshire West and Chester providing Domestic abuse support to women and men and their families and homelessness support to women.

Hours: 
37 hours per week
Salary: 
£27,500 per annum
Location: 
Rochdale with travel across the North West
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Training Co-ordinator at UP CIC

UP is an innovative social enterprise delivering Healthy relationship training to employers and designing school courses to assist in the delivery of healthy relationship training.

Each year millions of women and men are affected by domestic abuse and homelessness. UP is a CIC formed to support the charitable work of WHAG a leading charity working in Rochdale, Bury and Cheshire West and Chester providing Domestic abuse support to women and men and their families and homelessness support to women.

Hours: 
37 hours per week
Salary: 
£22,000 per annum
Location: 
Rochdale, with travel across the North West
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Volunteer and Membership Officer at Healthwatch Manchester

Healthwatch Manchester is offering an exciting opportunity for someone to join their team.

Healthwatch Manchester are looking for a suitable, enthusiastic candidate who can lead on the development of the Healthwatch Manchester volunteer base and membership group.

Provisional interview dates set for: week commencing Monday 3 December 2018.

Hours: 
35 hours per week
Salary: 
£21,734 per annum
Location: 
Manchester
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