News: Sector News

New male weight loss programme launching April 2018

18th January

RUCST will be working in partnership with a national project called Man vs Fat to launch a new male weight loss programme in April 2018.

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New life-saving scheme launched

18th January

Each Branch Library in Rotherham has a CPR (Call, Push, Rescue) kit which is available to loan to any groups who would like to learn about CPR – and it’s as easy as borrowing a library book!

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Social prescribing project highlighted in Government policy paper

18th January

Pioneering health work carried out in Rotherham has been highlighted in the Government’s 25 year environment plan, which was recently launched by Prime Minister Theresa May.

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CORC/Anna Freud Learning Network free eLearning

18th January

The Child Outcomes Research Consortium (CORC), in partnership with the Anna Freud Learning Network, has developed its first ever online eLearning module, aimed at schools and non-specialist staff working in children and young people’s mental health.

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Ever wanted to become a Community Interpreter?

18th January

If you are fluent in English and a community language these courses will provide an introduction to the work of a community interpreter, the role played within the community and public services and enable you to improve your skills and enhance employment prospects.

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British Ecological Society Outreach Grants 2018

17th January

Grants of up to £2,000 are available to individuals and organisations to organise public engagement events in ecology.

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Falls Prevention Awareness

17th January

Fully funded distance learning opportunities with CAS Training Ltd.

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Scott Bader Trust Inviting Applications for UK and International Charitable Projects

17th January

Grants are available to registered charities for projects benefitting UK and international needs.

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HM Prisons & Probation Service grants event

17th January

HM Prisons and Probation Service intends to launch a grant funding programme for 2018 to 2020. The programme will enable the voluntary sector to contribute to better outcomes for offenders in public sector prisons, the National Probation Service and Youth Custody Services.

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SYFR Recruitment of Independent member – Audit and Governance Committee

17th January

The Committee currently has a vacancy for one Independent member, and is seeking people with the necessary skills, enthusiasm and commitment to be a member of the Committee and to bring a fresh external perspective to its debates.

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