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Mental Wellbeing Grants Stage 3 launched

24 Sep 2020 - 15:46 by michelle.foster

GMCVO, working in partnership with 10GM, have launched the third stage of a grants programme to support adults from communities of identity or experience, based in Greater Manchester that may struggle to achieve high levels of mental wellbeing.

The communities identified are:

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City Centre Transport Strategy consultation

24 Sep 2020 - 15:30 by michelle.foster

Since 2018 Manchester City Council have had many discussions with city centre residents, commuters, businesses and interest groups to learn how they want to travel into and around the centre of Greater Manchester, and how they would shape the next phase of improvements to roads, rail, tram, bus, bike, pedestrian and public spaces.

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Spirit of Manchester Story Week 2020 - Supporting people to manage all of the uncertainty

22 Sep 2020 - 16:08 by helen.walker

Since lockdown, Being There have launched an online wellbeing group on Zoom. It is an invaluable opportunity for people in touch with all of their five branches across Greater Manchester to come together with their counselling team to discuss issues relating to wellbeing.

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Spirit of Manchester Story Week 2020 - Exploring from home

22 Sep 2020 - 15:09 by helen.walker

20 March was our last day in the Macc office. 

A set of Community Explorer meetings had already been arranged (North, Central and South) in partnership with Manchester Health & Care Commissioning (MHCC) at community venues. Community Explorers is a partnership between MHCC and Macc, and aims to bring together anyone with an interest in health and wellbeing from across the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector to influence, connect, share knowledge and build relationships.

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The Baring Foundation Strengthening Civil Society Programme

18 Sep 2020 - 15:18 by michelle.foster

the baring foundationThis fund supports legal action in all its forms – empowering, persuading, challenging – that seeks to protect vulnerable individuals and communities from the impact of Covid-19 and the response to the pandemic from public authorities, businesses, and communities.

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Spirit of Manchester 2020 Quiz

29 September, 2020 - 19:30 to 21:30

Join us for what will certainly be an entertaining evening raising valuable funds for the Spirit of Manchester Fund.

The Spirit of Manchester Fund provides mini-grants to local voluntary community groups, social enterprises or registered charities to help deliver projects, events or community activities which improve the wellbeing of people who live, work or study in Manchester.

Due to Covid-19 we will be using the power of digital technology to run the quiz.

Bates Wells Briefing: Coronavirus – six people rule and charities

17 Sep 2020 - 15:40 by michelle.foster

bates wellsAs you’ll know, since Monday 14 September, when meeting friends and family you do not live with you must not meet in a group of more than 6, indoors or outdoors.  The permitted exceptions where groups can be larger than 6 people, include the following which may be relevant to charities:

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