Monthly Archives: January 2014

Safeguarding and Child Protection Training 2014

Safety Net have added loads more dates for some FREE safeguarding and child protection training in 2014. Suitable for Community group members, volunteers, or paid workers in CVS organisations with a turnover of less than £25k. An Introduction to Safeguarding

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B&H Council Annual Grants to Smaller Organisations: Deadlines announced

Brighton and Hove City Council is now inviting applications to the Annual Grants Programme 2014-15. This year’s deadlines are: 14 March, 4th July, 3rd October. Please also note that applicants requesting funding for projects and events taking place before September

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Tree Council grants for Orchard Planting

Community groups and schools can apply for £100-£700 from the Tree Council to plant apple and pear trees, through the Orchard Windfalls Fund. The trees must be planted on publicly accessible land (usually owned by a local authority, school or

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Funding for groups in Queens Park Ward

Queen’s Park Ward ‘Communities First’ has over £50,000 to use in the community by 2016. £19,500 is available now! Visit : to find out more and download an application form. All applications welcome but are particularly interested in supporting

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Good Food Grants deadline 7th Feb

A reminder that the deadline for applications for this year’s Good Food Grants is Friday 7th Feb 2014 at 5pm. For more information about the grant, see the funder page here.

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Free training for Hangleton and Knoll residents: conflict resolution and mediation skills

Brighton and Hove Independent Mediation Service are offering Free conflict resolution and mediation skills training course for Hangleton and Knoll residents. Runs over 8 weeks, beginning in March: Thursdays 9.30am to 2.20pm. No special skills, qualifications or experience is required.

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Money in Mind project update

As the Money in Mind project enters its fifth and final year, small groups in Brighton & Hove continue to benefit from free advice on managing money. Since the project began in 2009, over 300 small groups have been helped

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Room for hire: Circus Street – free for community groups & not-for-profits

The room is free to hire to charities and non-profit groups. Depending on length of hire, they may need to make a small charge for electricity/heating, and a key deposit may be required. The room is available from 8am-8pm on

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Hi-vis tabards/vests now available for hire!

We have four sets of 5 high visibility tabards available for hire to community groups – useful for stewarding at events. You can request a booking via our website here, or alternatively give us a call on 01273 606160.

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People’s Postcode Trust 2014 rounds announced

For the South of England (not London), the round opens on 5th April and closes on 20th April. For more information about the fund, go to:

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