The fund aims to support projects which prevent, reuse, or recycle household waste, and also reduce contamination, promote sustainable use of waste and resources, and generate wider social benefits for the communities of Greater Manchester.
All Sector News
Barnardo's are delighted to offer a free 4-6 month coaching course for VCS leaders to improve staff wellbeing.
Sessions are delivered with a balance of group activities and 1-1 discussions.
They are based on the I-GROW Model and participants will:
The Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership is pleased to be able to offer a funded development opportunity for 10 Perinatal and Parent-Infant Mental Health (PIMH) Champions from VCSE groups across the city-region.
The Greater Manchester Combined Authority is seeking to provide contract funding for the facilitation of five Greater Manchester Equality Panels.
Bidders have the ability to submit a tender submission to facilitate all, some or one of the panels: Faith, Race, Women and Girls, LGBTQ+ and Older People.
The Prince’s Trust have launched the Sustainable Futures Fund in the context of recovery. The ambition is not only to support young people at a time of great need, but to enable Greater Manchester to come out of the pandemic looking confidently into the future – aligning with a clear plan for growing industries providing sustainable, good quality, ‘future-focused’ jobs in the region.
Manchester City Council recognises the important role Work Clubs play in providing flexible and informal employment support to workless Manchester residents.
In recognition of the valuable role they play in delivering employment support services, Manchester City Council has made available grant funding for Manchester Work Clubs to apply for.
Grants are available for UK registered charities and local community groups who need financial assistance due to the coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic. The grants are awarded by a monthly draw. At the end of each month, 500 applications will be granted. Applications that are unsuccessful one month will be kept in the draw for the following month.
The Restart Grant scheme supports businesses in the non-essential retail, hospitality, leisure, personal care and accommodation sectors with a one-off grant, to reopen safely as Covid-19 restrictions are lifted.
Grants will be available from 1 April 2021 but you can submit applications in advance.
Applications are now open for individuals to join the new Manchester Disabled People’s Engagement Panel. Members of the panel will use their lived experience of disability to ensure that Manchester’s services and businesses do not create unexpected barriers to disabled people. It aims to be a ‘go-to’ group where key organisations from across public services and businesses in the city will come to get advice on being more inclusive.
The Greater Manchester Wellbeing Toolkit for the health and care workforce and is an interactive online toolkit to help support you to be your best. The last twelve months have been really challenging for us all, and it is more important than ever that we all prioritise good wellbeing in everything we do.