Coalfields Community Investment Programme Now Open

The Coalfields Regeneration Trust is dedicated to improving the quality of life for the 5.5 million people living in Britain’s former mining communities. Many of these communities still require support due to the huge impact the closure of the mines had upon them. The Coalfields Community Investment Programme (England) is a £500,000 fund created to support activities that tackle some …

Advisory Board Meeting – Healthwatch Staffordshire

Tuesday 14th February 10.30am- 1.00pm  Cannock Chase District Council Offices, Civic Suite, Beecroft Road, Cannock, WS11 1BG.   Business will take place in the first half of the meeting with a public listening session to follow. This will be your opportunity to feedback any concerns about local services to the Board. Specific questions can be submitted to the Board prior to the meeting …

Advice For Voluntary Groups On The European Social Fund – Support Staffordshire

Support Staffordshire can now provide support to any voluntary or community group, or social enterprise which is involved with applying for European Social Funds (ESF) or is delivering activity under an ESF project. Esther Jones is the ESF Voluntary Sector Adviser funded through ESF Technical Assistance for two days a week. She is available to help any group in Stoke …

Invitation From CHAD To The Mental Health Lunchtime Seminar – 8th February 2017

Wednesday February 8th 12:30 till 14:00 The Oak Room, County Buildings, Stafford, ST16  2LH   The seminar will focus on Mental Health – with two presentations, ‘Suicide and Bipolar’ and ‘Books, meaning and hope’.   ‘Suicide and Bipolar’, Dr Rob Dempsey, Staffordshire University The first speaker Dr Rob Dempsey is a Lecturer in Psychology at Staffordshire University and co-director of …

Office Space At The Dudson Centre & The Hub

We currently have offices available to rent at both sites. If you would like to express your interest in an office at either site, please contact us. Office Suites offer: Subsidised rates Onsite caretakers Manned reception IT & Telephony network (calls charged) Conference/Meeting room facilities Inclusive of all repairs & maintenance Access to back office services Good public transport links In addition …

Small Charities Training In Stoke-on-Trent

CFG’s Small Charities Programme provides practical finance training and resources for charities with an income of £1m or less across England and Wales, developing their knowledge and financial capabilities. Upcoming training in Stoke-on-Trent: 14th February 2017 – Bank Accounts, Record Keeping, Risk and Outsourcing 21st March 2017 – Budgets, Management Accounts and Cash Flow Forecasting 25th April 2017 – Legal and Financial Responsibilities …

Patient Reference Groups For The Staffordshire & Stoke-on-Trent Sustainability & Transformation Plan

                   Patients and members of the public can now apply to join Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Sustainability and Transformation Plan (STP) patient reference groups. The creation of the patient reference groups are the next stage in the STP following the series of ten “Conversation Staffordshire” and “Conversation Stoke-on-Trent” events, hosted by both local Healthwatch organisations during November and December 2016, …

Empowered Families Project Open Day

Wednesday 1st March 2017 10:30 – 13:00 Newcastle Fire Station, Knutton Lane, Newcastle, ST5 2SL Representatives from many local organisations will be available to chat about volunteering, employment, education, healthy lifestyle choices, drug awareness, financial stability and mental wellbeing. No need to book, just drop in for a cup of tea and a biscuit! For more information please contact The …

Music Group For Young People – ROOTZ Stoke on Trent

Do you play a musical instrument? Are you 10 – 18 years old? If so, ROOTZ needs you! ROOTZ is a youth folk band based in Stoke-on-Trent, open to all instruments and abilities. So whether you’re an absolute beginner, post-grade 8, or anywhere in between, you’ll be made very welcome. It doesn’t matter if you’ve never played folk music before …