Do you know a group of volunteers that devotes time to helping others and makes a difference in your community?Continue Reading →
The Resilience Team for Coventry, Solihull and Warwickshire sends alerts when severe weather is predicted by the Met Office.
This Solihull Heatwave Action Plan details the recommended actions to be taken by agencies during the extreme hot weather.
Solihull Heatwave Plan 2014 Version 1Continue Reading →
Solihull Partnership Assembly 2014
This film has been produced highlighting partnership working that is a focus of the AssemblyContinue Reading →
West Midlands Police are undergoing a Service Transformation programme.
They have issued the following to voluntary sector partners
(Plus this downloadable leaflet with details.)
The month of June will see the introduction of some major changes to how we handle public protection and investigation within West Midlands Police.
The changes focus firmly on the needs of the victim,Continue Reading →
Child Sexual Exploitation – resources for people working with children and young people
Solihull’s Local Safeguarding Children Board has issued the following details about resources available to organisations and people working with children and young people to support awareness of and action against Child Sexual Exploitation.
Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) is a form of child abuse which involvesContinue Reading →
AgeUK Solihull, alongside partners Citizens Advice Solihull Borough and DIAL Solihull, working on behalf of Solihull Council, are pleased to announce that the Community Advice Hub – Solihull (CAHS), a partnership led Voluntary and Community Sector Information and Advice Hub, will commence pilot operation on 2nd June in Chelmsley Wood Library.
The Hub will be openContinue Reading →
#GivingTuesday, a global campaign encouraging people to give their time, money or voice to charity on one day, is on 2nd December this year.
Already an annual event in the United States, Canada, across Latin America and elsewhere, for the first time a UK campaign will be led by the Charities Aid Foundation.
See their press release.Continue Reading →
Coverntry Solihull and Warwickshire Sport has produced the first edition of the Disability Sport Directory.
Download the PDF version of the Disabled Sport Directory here.
If you would like hard copies please contact Penny Kirkham at CSW Sport and Physical Activity Partnership on 024 7657 4889 / 07881 267489 or firstname.lastname@example.orgContinue Reading →
Welfare Reform news from Solihull Council.
Here are the latest editions of the Newsletter:
Welfare Reform newsletter issue 9 – Crisis Community Care and Food Banks
Welfare Reform newsletter issue 10 – local jobs for local people
Welfare Reform newsletter issue 11 – CTAX Reduction scheme
Welfare Reform newsletter issue 12 – Bailiff changes
This Way Up provides support to young people to reduce the stress and anxiety they experience at times of parental separation.
They have supported over 100 young people this term.
This year, This Way Up started the year with a bit of a hole in the finances. They have a shortfall of £25,000 which they need toContinue Reading →