Monthly Archives: September 2014

Community First Grants for St Peters & North Laine and Queens Park Wards

Deadline 31st October 2014  St.Peter’s North Laine has £11,655 in grants to allocate for projects that benefit the Ward and meet locally identified priorities.  Amounts of up to £2500 can be applied for by voluntary and third sector groups.  Projects

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Free Action Learning Set for local Volunteer Coordinators and Managers

The Volunteer Centre Brighton and Hove is pleased to be able host an Action Learning Set for local Volunteer Coordinators and Managers. This Action Learning Set offers the opportunity for a group of volunteer coordinators and managers to meet regularly

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Free training: supporting volunteers with mental health needs

Better Futures is hosting a *free* day’s training exploring practical tools to support people with mental health needs. 8th October 2014 – 10-4.30pm to tie in with World Mental Health Week On the day participants will: Understand how mental health

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Safety Net training – October 2014

Safety Net are pleased to offer the following courses running during October. Please click on the course title to book via Eventbrite or contact Supervising to Safeguard – Wednesday 8th October   This course is suitable for all managers

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Disability Awareness Workshop

Date: Tuesday 11th November Time: 10.00am – 12.30pm Venue: Friends Meeting House, Ship Street, Brighton Trainer: Jon Hastie from The Fed Centre for Independent Living and Ingrid Ashberry and Sarah Watson from Brighton & Hove Speakout To book a place

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Diversity Awareness Workshop: with a focus on race and religion

Date: Tuesday 14th October Time: 10.00am – 1.00pm Venue: Community Base Conference Room, 113 Queens Rd, Brighton, BN1 3XG Trainer: Yaa Asare, BMECP To book a place contact or call 01273 234031.   This session will explore the concept

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Successful Money in Mind project comes to an end

Big Lottery funding for the Money in Mind project will run out at the end of September 2014. The Money in Mind project has provided free support with money management to small groups in Brighton & Hove since October 2009.

Posted in Advice and support, Money, Resource Centre News

Advertise your activities in the Older People’s Day 2014 Information pack

As part of the Older People’s Day celebrations and promotion Impact Initiatives will be distributing packs of information on activities and services available for people aged 50+ across the City. If you run an activity, group or service year round or

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Free workshop to begin Simply Quality Protects scheme

Safety Net are running a free Getting Started Bronze Workshop for the Simple Quality Protects (SQP) Scheme on Wednesday 25th September from 10:00 – 12:00 in Portslade SQP is a quality assurance self-assessment tool for all voluntary and community organisations working

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Free Level 2 Food Safety course 25th Sept or 3rd November

Are you volunteering for a community group, or receiving benefits and hoping to work in catering? This free course will provide you with a Level 2 Certificate in Food & Hygiene. There is a multiple choice assessment at the end

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