Community First Training Programme May to July 2017

          Click here to find infomation on the following Courses: Emergency first Aid at work Creating Effective Teams  Introduction to mailchimp  And many more     Click the link here to download the East Hants, Havant and Winchester Community First Training Programme These subsidised courses run May to July 2017.

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We can’t take child protection for granted

Protecting children from abuse and neglect is one of the most important responsibilities we have – as a society and as citizens in a democracy. But central government is about to shirk its responsibility and cut off funding for child protection.   By 2020, local councils will be expected to rely only on council tax

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Poverty is making children sick

  Poverty and low income is seriously affecting the health of UK children paediatricians are warning. Our survey with the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) found almost half of paediatricians who reponded say the problem is getting worse. Any new Government must tackle health inequalities or risk storing up health problems for

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GE2017 Round Up: Election Manifestos

The Conservatives, Labour and Lib Dems all published their manifestos this week. Politics Home has a Manifesto Hub. Here you can find the political parties manifestos and also all the manifestos published by charities and campaign groups.                                

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Lloyds Bank Foundation for England and Wales Invest Programme Grant Round opens to applications on 22nd May

Lloyds Bank Foundation for England and Wales Invest Programme Grant Round opens to applications on 22nd May The Lloyds Bank Foundation for England and Wales funds small and medium sized charities supporting people experiencing multiple disadvantages through key transition points in their lives to achieve lasting positive outcomes. The Invest Programme provides multiyear grants of

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Report finds flatlining income at small charities

Small charities are being urged to act now to ensure their survival after a survey revealed flat levels of income.   The report ‘Taking the Pulse of the Small Charity Sector‘ says voluntary income for charities with maximum annual turnovers of £1.5m has risen by just 1 per cent since June 2013. Demand for services

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