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Manchester Local Care Organisation survey on living in Manchester City Centre

27 Jul 2020 - 13:57 by michelle.foster

mlcoManchester Local Care Organisation (MLCO), part NHS and part local authority, want your voice to be heard and would like to have your feedback about living in Manchester City Centre.

This survey will cover issues that are important to you from exercise, green spaces, socialising to mental health.

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Fallowfield Loop Consultation

27 Jul 2020 - 13:29 by michelle.foster

fallowfield loopThe Fallowfield Loop is a 14km long off-road path used by pedestrians, cyclists and horse riders running from Chorlton-cum-Hardy in the west through Fallowfield and Levenshulme to Gorton and Fairfield in the east of Manchester. Its name comes from the railway line which used to run along its length. These days it is tarmacked to provide an off-road route that runs from Chorlton in the west to Fairfield in the east.

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Comic Relief: Covid-19 Community Grant (England)

23 Jul 2020 - 14:40 by michelle.foster

comic relief covid grantGroundwork is launching a new grant fund in response to the impact COVID-19 has had on communities in England.  The new fund has been made available with funds raised by the British public through the Big Night In appeal and with match funding from Department for Culture Media and Sport.

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Arts Council National Lottery Project Grants – reopened for applications

23 Jul 2020 - 14:36 by michelle.foster

arts councilNational Lottery Project Grants is the Arts Council’s open access programme for arts, museums and libraries projects. The fund supports thousands of individual artists, community and cultural organisations.

The Arts Council have prioritised reopening this programme to help fund independent organisations, creative practitioners and freelancers as quickly as possible.

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Support program: Reducing Inequalities Through Intersec­tional Practice

23 Jul 2020 - 14:32 by michelle.foster

robert bosch stiftungHow can systemic inequalities be addressed and reduced? The Robert Bosch Stiftung wants to learn with and from partner organisations that bring hands-on experience with applying intersectional approaches to challenge inequalities.

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Public transport face covering exemption flash card

23 Jul 2020 - 14:26 by michelle.foster

tfgmIn line with government rules, you must wear a face covering on public transport unless you are exempt.

If you’re not exempt and don’t wear a face covering, transport staff or police could stop you from boarding or can ask you to leave a service. You could also be fined £100.

You should also wear a face covering when using a taxi or private hire service if you can.

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Invitation to sign the GM VCSE Leadership Group BAME Statement

23 Jul 2020 - 14:24 by michelle.foster

gm vcse leadership groupThe GM VCSE Leadership Group have published a statement in support of our BAME colleagues and communities in GM. You can show your support to the pledges made and commitment to facilitating change by signing the statement.

Read and sign the statement here

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Baring Foundation launches first funding round to support arts and mental health organisations

22 Jul 2020 - 15:57 by michelle.foster

baring foundationThe Baring Foundation have announced the first call for applications in their new Arts programme supporting Arts and Mental Health.

With this funding, Baring Foundation are offering modest, unrestricted grants to established organisations in the UK that focus solely on offering creative opportunities to people of any age living with mental health problems using the skills of professionally trained artists.

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