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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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Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Help vulnerable people avoid scams

Solihull MBC’s Trading Standards Team are supporting and delivering a national initiative, which aims to protect and prevent people from becoming victims of scams by empowering communities to “Take a Stand Against Scams”.

Friends Against Scams has been created to tackle the lack of scams awareness by providing information about scams and those who fall victim

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Thursday, March 16th, 2017

Solihull collective switching – for cheaper deals on gas/electric

Since October 2015, Solihull Council has launched three collective switching schemes, called Solihull Switch ’n’ Save, designed to take the hassle out of searching for a cheaper gas and electricity provider.

Over 2,300 households in Solihull registered for the scheme and were offered average savings of £277, leading to 845 households switching supplier and together saving over

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Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

The Big Knit – Age UK Solihull

The Big Knit is a joint campaign between Age UK and Innocent Drinks to help older people during the Winter months. You knit the hats, Innocent Smoothie Bottles wear them and 25p of every knitted hat sent to us (at The Core, Solihull Library) will go to Age UK Solihull.

04 January 2017 – We’re

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Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

Healthwatch Solihull Publishes Mental Health Report

In Autumn 2016, the Healthwatch Solihull partnership determined that it should undertake a study of the service user perception of the current provision of mental health services in Solihull and of any concerns for the future.

They have now published their report with recommendations for the future.

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Thursday, February 2nd, 2017

Voluntary & Community Sector Infrastructure Service

Solihull Council is seeking views from VCS groups about their need for infrastructure support. See how to add your views…

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Thursday, February 2nd, 2017

Cars Area Big Local – Auckland Hall programme

Cars Area Big Local has published a programme of regular events taking place at Auckland Hall.

For updates and further details see the Cars Area website: www.thecarsarea.co.uk

Monday

Women’s Boxing
10:00 – 11:45
18 years +
0753 440 4515
Paul Webb

Beavers
17:15 – 18:30
6 – 8 year olds
0781 509 0036

Cubs
18:45 – 20:15
8 –10 year olds
0781 509 0036

 

Tuesday

Wizzleworld Dramatics
15:30 – 17:00
5 – 11 year

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Thursday, January 19th, 2017

Literary Litter Pick in Hobs Moat

The Literary Litter Pickers of Hobs Moat Library

Putting the Lit into Litter

Love Hobs Moat, let’s clean up!

Join the Literary Litter Pickers of Hobs Moat Library for an hour from 10.00 – 11.00am with tea and coffee afterwards. Meeting once a month, starting from Hobs Moat

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Thursday, January 19th, 2017

Literary Litter Pick in Olton

The Literary Litter Pickers of Olton Library

Putting the Lit into Litter

Love Olton, let’s clean up!

Join the Literary Litter Pickers of Olton Library for an hour from 10.30 – 11.30am with tea and coffee afterwards. Meeting once a month, starting from Olton Library, on the following

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Thursday, December 1st, 2016

Major fund for young people’s social action – #iwill fund

The Big Lottery Fund, together with the Government, Comic Relief, Pears Foundation and UK Community Foundations have announced a new £49.6m #iwill Fund to help increase the number of young people taking part in social action.

Managed by the charity Step Up To Serve, the #iwill Fund we will be releasing different waves of funding, delivered

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