Monthly Archives: May 2015

Free training opportunities for volunteers

Whitehawk Inn has organised free training for volunteers in Brighton and Hove. If you are a volunteer for any organisation, you are welcome to book a place. To book a place please call 01273 682 222 or email Topics and dates

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Small Groups Network: 9th June

The theme of the Small Groups network meeting on June 9th is: Safeguarding considerations for Small Groups including what to do about the results of DBS checks   Tuesday 9th June, 2015, 13.15 – 15.45 (arrivals from 13.00) The Brighthelm

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Governance Network – with a focus on Charity Finance

A few places are still available at the next meeting of the Community Works Governance Network, for trustees and committee members. Wednesday 20th May 6-8pm @ BMECP (Rose Room). Learn – a chance to learn about Charity finance; top tips,

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One Voice Community event – stalls available

One Voice, May 21st 2015- calling all community groups! Local community members together with Brighton & Hove Council are organising an event called One Voice to coincide with the UN Day for Cultural Diversity. UN Day for Cultural Diversity is

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Supported volunteering opportunities: survey

The Volunteer Centre Brighton & Hove (part of Community Works), The Fed Centre for Independent Living and Better Futures would like to find out from you what’s available in Brighton & Hove regarding  accessible volunteering opportunities. Their aim is to

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Community Health Fund deadline 17 July

Grants of up to £1,500 are available to community groups (annual income up to £35,000) working on health improvement projects. The next deadline for applications is 5pm Friday 17th July 2015 (Sussex Community Foundation are managing the grant giving process).

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Review of Brighton & Hove Council Annual Grants

Community and voluntary organisations are invited to a consultation meeting with officers from the city council’s Communities and Third Sector team, to discuss proposed changes to the Annual Grants programme. Date: Monday 1st June 2015 Time: 9.30am -12.30pm Venue: Auditorium,

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National Citizen Service offers teams of volunteers to local organisations

The National Citizen Service (NCS) is a National Government programme of personal development for young people. Groups of young people are guided by experienced and skilled team leaders and support staff to get jobs done for organisations. The project is aimed

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Community Works summer conference

Bookings are now open for the Community Works Summer Conference, due to take place on Tuesday 9 June.   Book your place by Monday 1 June at the latest (early booking is recommended to secure your place), at:  

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