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Kellogg’s Breakfast Club Grants Programme

20 Jan 2022 - 10:27 by michelle.foster

fundingKellogg’s has teamed up with Forever Manchester to award grants of £1,000 to school Breakfast Clubs, to help them provide breakfast to those children who need it most.

You can apply for an award at any date and you will hear within one month if you have been successful.

Your breakfast club must be based in a school in England, Wales, Scotland or Northern Ireland.

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Battling The Blame Game: Exploring new narratives on child poverty

16 February, 2022 - 12:30 to 14:00

Even before the pandemic, 4.3 million children were growing up experiencing poverty in the UK.

Whilst attitudes to poverty have slightly increased in sympathy to those in poverty over the last 10 years, support for significant policy interventions such as a more generous welfare system has been broadly amongst more liberally minded, left-leaning voters. The prevailing view amongst the public is the assumption that families make ‘bad choices’, rather than that a lack of money inhibits opportunities for children and families.

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County Lines Child Trafficking Community and Family Support Manager at AFRUCA

AFRUCA - Safeguarding Children is a national charity promoting the safeguarding and well-being of children in Black and Minority Ethnic communities. AFRUCA has its Head Office in London and a Centre for Children and Families in Manchester.

36 hours per week with flexible and remote working
£30,000 per annum
AFRUCA Centre for Children and Families, Manchester

Women’s Refuge Worker at Saheli

Saheli supports women and children experiencing domestic abuse, from Black Asian and Minority communities. Saheli (meaning friend) is committed to creating a safe space, providing culturally sensitive support, language assistance and a voice and identity to Black and Minoritised women facing violence in their lives.

Job purpose:
To support Asian women and their children fleeing domestic abuse at the Refuges.

17.5 hours per week (Some evening and weekend work required)
£20,106 per annum, pro rata (Actual £10,053)

Community cooks series

13 Jan 2022 - 11:59 by michelle.foster

starting platesLearn to cook delicious dishes from around the world with Starting Plates Cooks. Join for a free cookery class with all ingredients provided at Levenshulme Inspire or Sacred Hearts Sure Start Centre.

Classes at Levenshulme Inspire (747 Stockport Road, M19 3AR) are on Wednesdays, 12pm-1.30pm:

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Mental health support for adults and children and young people in Greater Manchester

16 Dec 2021 - 14:09 by michelle.foster

mental health supportThings may be difficult at the moment. If you find yourself feeling anxious, stressed or overwhelmed there’s support out there for you.

Find mental health support where you live

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Culture Recovery Fund: Emergency Resource Support – round 2 opens for England’s cultural organisations

9 Dec 2021 - 10:48 by michelle.foster

arts councilFurther grants are available for England’s cultural organisations, across all sectors that were previously solvent but now find themselves financially at-risk because of the impacts of coronavirus restrictions.

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Free digital data for families and job seekers

9 Dec 2021 - 10:38 by michelle.foster

devicesVodafone is offering free connectivity to help not-for-profit organisations tackle digital exclusion
With Vodafone's charities.connected initiative, non-profit organisations in the UK can help the communities they support and modernise their own digital operations, too.

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Just Psychology Therapeutic Interventions

9 Dec 2021 - 10:32 by michelle.foster

just psychologyAre you concerned about helping children and families who have recently migrated from other cultures?

Are you looking for therapeutic approaches that address the racial, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds of children, parents, and families?

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