New Guide To Financial Responsibilities For Trustees – Charity Finance Group

Charity Finance Group, sponsored by MHA Macintyre Hudson, have recently published a new guide for charity trustees focussing on their financial responsibilities. The guide is excellent for providing information to new trustees as part of their induction and can also be used to refresh and update knowledge for existing trustees and can be downloaded here  If you have any questions …

Healthwatch Staffordshire Needs Your Help

Healthwatch Staffordshire has recently received reports of people not being able to collect their prescriptions or are having issues with their repeat medications. Now they need intelligence from the public to understand the extent of the problem, the reason for the delay and the impact that this has on individuals. It will be very helpful if you are able to …

Designing Your Health Services Survey – North Staffs & Stoke CCG’s

   On behalf of Anna Collins, Head of Communication and Engagement “We are gathering the views of local people on how we could deliver the best services to all patients to meet their changing health needs. This involves working with you to develop the options that we will be consulting you about in 2018. The aim is to design high …

Freemasons Reach Out To Older People In Stoke – Father Hudson’s Care

Donation to Young at Heart offers fun and friendship to older people at Christmas Older people in Stoke-on-Trent and Newcastle who attend Father Hudson’s Young at Heart groups will enjoy a happy Christmas knees-up thanks to the generosity of local Masons, the Etruscan Lodge. The Lodge donated £300 to help the groups’ Christmas parties go with a swing. The parties …

GDPR Self Assessment – Information Commissioners Office

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a European law that sets guidelines for the collection and processing of personal identify information. It comes in to force on 25 May 2018 and will have far reaching implications in terms of the management and handling of personal data. The ICO (Information Commissioners Office) has published a self-assessment designed to help you …

Autumn Budget 2017 Briefing – Charity Finance Group

“The 2017 Autumn Statement has been particularly sparse for charities. It still seems that the Prime Minister and the Chancellor have given no considerable thought to how charities play an economic role in the ‘shared society’. Instead, the Chancellor focused on the policy areas that were the main causes of the Conservatives losing their majority in the June General Election. …

STEM Ambassador Opportunity For People Aged 60+ – Vintage Volunteers

  In partnership with Entrust and the City Learning Trust, the Vintage Volunteers team are piloting an innovative new STEM project. We’re seeking to engage STEM enthusiasts aged 60+ with a wide variety of skills and backgrounds to volunteer their time in schools (supporting 11 to 18 year olds) to improve understanding of STEM subjects and increase access to STEM …

Free Digital Health Workshops

Do you have a health condition? Do you manage your health daily? These free workshops will help you to use your smartphone, tablet or computer, to introduce you to health apps, and to provide training and support to allow you to manage your healthcare. The workshops will be split over 2 sessions in November and December. Session 1 (30th November) …