News: Sector News

Healthwatch Rotherham Newsletter August 2021

4th August

The latest newsletter from Healthwatch Rotherham is now available to download here.

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Health and disability green paper open consultation

4th August

"Shaping future support: the health and disability green paper" explores how the benefits system can better meet the needs of disabled people and those with health conditions.

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New report reveals extraordinary impact volunteers make to communities

4th August

A new report published yesterday by The National Lottery Community Fund, the largest funder of community activity in the UK, reveals the extraordinary social and economic impact volunteers make to communities.

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South Yorkshire PCC blog 61

2nd August

The blog aims to keep members of the public, partners and communities up to date with how PCC, Dr Alan Billings is carrying out his role during the coronavirus pandemic and also to think more widely around contemporary issues that have a bearing on policing.

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Looking after employee health, safety, and wellbeing on returning to the workplace

29th July

This new guide from Zurich Insurance's Local Community Advice Service covers risk assessment and safe working procedures as well as looking at how to manage a hybrid (or agile) approach or a permanent move to home working.

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Identify your future direction and access the tools that can help you get there

28th July

Building Better Opportunities offers tailored one-to-one and group coaching to help people to establish their own business, secure employment or a mixture of both.

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Mental Health Sustainability Fund

28th July

Applications are open to the Mental Health Sustainability Fund for organisations supporting those with health inequalities exacerbated by Covid-19.

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Music for All

28th July

Music for All has re-opened its Community Project Funding programme which awards grants to projects and initiatives that bring music to communities. Grants are also available for individuals.

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Cricket County Grants Fund

28th July

Grants of £1,000 - £10,000 are available to support affiliated cricket clubs to create welcoming environments, provide enhanced facilities and playing opportunities, and to help clubs tackle the impact of climate change.

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Scottish Power Foundation

28th July

Grants of £35,000 - £200,000 are available to UK registered charities for one year (!) projects that support education, training, research, biodiversity, climate change, arts, culture, as well as supporting the most vulnerable people and groups in society.

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