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Thursday, June 15th, 2017

Nominations open for this year’s Civic Honour Awards

Nominations are open for Solihull Council’s Civic Honour Awards, giving residents the chance to recognise and reward deserving community members.

An unsung hero can be nominated before Sunday 16 July in one of six categories that represents the selfless work they do.

Residents can nominate online on the Solihull Council website at: http://www.solihull.gov.uk/solihullcivichonours

The deadline for nominations is Sunday

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Thursday, June 1st, 2017

Music Skills for children with additional needs – Smith’s Wood

For children aged 6-13 with additional support needs.

Wednesdays 4pm-5pm

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Thursday, June 1st, 2017

Inclusive Sports sessions – Smith’s Wood

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Thursday, June 1st, 2017

Community Clean Up – Cars Area, Smith’s Wood

Community Clean up on the following dates, 11am-noon:

8 June
6 July
3 August
31 August
28 September
26 October
23 November

Meet at Auckland Hall to collect equipment and get prepared. Then come back for a drink and treat.

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Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Armed Forces Community Covenant newsletter out now

The latest edition of Armed Forces Community Covenant News 3 is out now!

This is the 3rd newsletter of the Armed Forces Community Covenant partnership across Coventry, Solihull and Warwickshire and will be of interest to all those connected with the Armed Forces.

This edition provides information on events, activities, successes and the progress of

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Thursday, April 13th, 2017

How to be ready for the new data protection regulations

The Information Commissioner has produced a useful publication about Preparing for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) giving  12 steps to take now to get ready.

You can read the full publication here.

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Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Small Charity Week 2017

The FSI (Foundation for Social Improvement) will be running Small Charity Week again this year from June 19th-24th.

Each day of Small Charity Week is themed to maximise the support offered to charities during the week.

Small Charity Week 2017

Small Charity Week (19th- 24th June) is the biggest event in the small charity calendar providing free initiatives,

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Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Music Skills for children – Smith’s Wood

Interactive Music Group for children aged 8-16 with additional support needs.

Wednesdays 4pm-5pm

Auckland Hall, Sunbeam Close, Smith’s Wood, B36 9JR

Further information contact Georgina on 07864057526
mfcommunitymusic@gmail.com

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Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Solihull Youth Hub – for young homeless people

Launch of Solihull Youth Hub – week commencing 3rd April 2017

From Monday 3rd April the way the Council supports single young people who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless will be changing.

The Council has commissioned St. Basil’s for 2 years to pilot delivery of a specialist accommodation and support pathway for young people.

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Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Wanted: people who use care services to become peer leaders

This NHS scheme is looking for people who use care services to join a peer leadership group to be part of shaping the future of services.

There is training for people who join the scheme and expenses are covered.

People are eligible to apply if they are an individual or family carer who has:

a personal health budget; or
an

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