News: Sector News

Healthy Ageing Social Ventures research

4th August

Small Business Research Initiative is offering grants for not for profit organisations to develop products and services to support healthy ageing.

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Safety of Women at Night

4th August

The Government  has announced a new fund open to organisations in England and Wales for schemes preventing violence against women and girls in public spaces at night. £5 million is available.

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Leathersellers – Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Main Grants Programme

4th August

Grants up to £25,000 for charities that work to prevent the occurrence of and/or reduce the likelihood of long-term negative consequences of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs).

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Review of volunteering passports

4th August

NCVO and Volunteering Matters have completed a joint review of volunteer passports, to inform recommendations to the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) and 10 Downing Street.

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Free virtual open events and physical tours at Northern College

4th August

You know that new career you want? It’s ready and waiting, and it’s yours for the taking. Take your first step and join our Virtual Open Event and it might just be the start of the rest of your life.

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How Charities Can Build Community Through Facebook

4th August

Media Trust has teamed up with Facebook’s Community Partnerships Team to offer a free masterclass at 10am on 15 September on building communities through Facebook groups.

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Advice on travelling to and from the office

4th August

As businesses prepare for employees to return to workplaces, the Department for Transport has issued updated guidance for passengers on how people can travel safely.

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The Road Safety Trust Small Grants

4th August

The Road Safety Trust is opening its Small Grants Programme next month, offering grants totalling £120,000 for road safety projects. Charities, local authorities, and community groups across the UK are invited to apply.

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The Volant Trust’s Covid-19 Response Fund

4th August

Applications are open to The Volant Trust’s Covid-19 Response Fund for UK and international charities. Eligible organisations must be able…

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National Disability Strategy published

4th August

The strategy aims to transform the lives of disabled people across the UK, tackling the barriers that prevent many disabled people from fully benefiting from, and contributing to, every aspect of our society.

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