News: Sector News

Local Charities Day will return in 2017

2nd November

Local Charities Day, launched in December 2016, aimed to put small, local charities and community groups into the spotlight, helping them thrive and demonstrate the great work they do in their areas. Local Charities Day will return this year on Friday 15 December 2017.

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ESIF Learning and Skills Calls Open in Sheffield City Region

2nd November

Two Learning and Skills Calls are open to applications under the European Social Fund (ESF) stream of the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) for the Sheffield City Region Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) area.

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Survey: Community Activity in Later Life

2nd November

Centre for Ageing Better wants your views on encouraging people in later life to contribute to their communities and volunteer.

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Consultation on police super-complaints system

2nd November

The Home Office is introducing a new super-complaints system in 2018 which will allow designated bodies (DBs), including charities, to raise complaints against systemic issues with the police.

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Community Environmental/Public Arts Project

26th October

A new housing development in Thurcroft, South Yorkshire called the ‘The Hedgerows’ has enabled the release of Section 106 monies to fund a community environmental/public arts project for the area.

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Paces Sheffield Aviva Community Fund

25th October

We need your help! Voting has now opened for the Aviva Community Fund and we’re delighted that Paces is one of the charities you are able to support.

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Clifton Learning Partnership Needs your vote!

25th October

Clifton Learning Partnership would be very grateful if you could vote for our Aviva project ‘Let’s get Playing!’ We are trying to raise money for equipment for our Adventure Playground in Eastwood.

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Quit Smoking with Yorkshire SmokeFree

24th October

Did you know you are 4 times more likely to quit smoking with the help of our FREE stop smoking service in Rotherham?

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MAKATON Foundation Workshop for Professionals (2 full days)

23rd October

Rotherham Portage Service is pleased to offer  MAKATON Foundation Workshop for Professionals which provides a detailed introduction to the Makaton Vocabulary combining a practical approach with theory and technical information.

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The Henry Smith Charity Re-launches Grants Programmes

23rd October

The Henry Smith Charity distributes over £28 million a year in grant programmes designed to reduce social and economic disadvantage in the UK.

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