News: Sector News

Cancer Alliance Christmas give away

6th December

NHS’ Cancer Alliance, South Yorkshire, Bassetlaw and North Derbyshire are encouraging re-posting, liking and tagging on their social media sites in exchange for Christmas give away entries.

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Participants needed to create an audio diary on caring for older people

6th December

Winnie Lam, PhD student in Management School, University of Sheffield is investigating needs and challenges faced by working informal caregivers of older people in South Yorkshire and would like to hear form carers or those cared for.

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Fully funded distance learning – January 2019

5th December

CAS Training Ltd in conjunction with colleagues of further education can offer fully funded distance learning opportunities. The induction session will be 29 January 2019.

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Perinatal mental health training dates

5th December

RDASH are pleased to invite you for free training available on raising awareness of perinatal mental health. Places must be booked in advance.

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Cyber security resources for charities

5th December

Online resources available to voluntary and charitable organisations for low cost approaches to cyber security.

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Exploring changes to the Statement of Recommended Practice (SORP): Accounting and Reporting by Charities

5th December

The four charity regulators in the UK as the SORP-making body for charities are seeking views on what changes may be needed to the process used to develop the SORP. Deadline for responses is 4th February 2019.

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Equality, diversity and inclusion in the fundraising workforce

5th December

Do you work for a fundraising charity? The IoF need your views to identify and measure changes needed in the diversity of the fundraising profession.

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Military Culture & Transition Training

4th December

Training days are being delivered on ‘Understanding Military Culture & Transition’ at Rotherham Town Hall which is aimed at anyone in the South Yorkshire area who may come into contact with veterans to give a better understanding of military life and the challenges some may face transitioning back to civilian life.

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More Voices and Choices

4th December

The Big Lottery Fund is awarding £272,732 to Rotherham Federation for a further 3 years to enable residents living in eight of Rotherham’s poorest and most excluded areas to become engaged in local life, have an effective voice and be empowered as a community to influence change in their area.

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Brain injury and homelessness

4th December

This guidance aims to help frontline staff and managers to consider what underlying issues might be preventing someone from engaging appropriately, and how the staff team can try different ways of working in order to avoid repeat homelessness.

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