Colebridge Trust is re-opening the former Chapelhouse Boys and Girls Club to the community. Can you help us name the new centre?Continue Reading →
The following Covenant between the Solihull Partnership and the faiths sector in Solihull was signed on Monday 21 September 2015 by Cllr Diana Holl-Allen for the Solihull Partnership and Shantose Kaur, Chair of the Solihull Faiths Forum:
The Faith Covenant
The Covenant is a joint commitment between faith communities and partners within the Solihull Partnership to aContinue Reading →
In his statement to the House of Commons on Monday 7 September, the Prime Minister announced that Britain should resettle up to 20,000 Syrian refugees over the rest of the Parliament. These refugees will be taken from the camps in the countries neighbouring Syria using the established process for identifying and resettling refugees.
The Home OfficeContinue Reading →
The Skills for Jobs service run by the Colebridge Trust in North Solihull, supports people who are unemployed to get back in to work. And it has seen tremendous success, not just in terms of the numbers of people who have been helped back into work but in the unique approach that the project can take.
Theo’sContinue Reading →
A new venue has been added to BSWAID’s Community Outreach ServiceContinue Reading →
Talent Match is a five-year programme, helping young adults (aged 18-24) who are long-term unemployed back into work.
Find out how you can be involved: whether you’re a young adult, a voluntary organisation or an employer…
NHS England has published ‘A bite size guide to Grants for the Voluntary Sector’, aimed at Clinical Commissioning Groups.
It “sets out the benefits and principles of providing grant funding for the voluntary and community sector and suggests some Practical Steps commissioners can take to use grants in the most effective way to support local priorities”.
YouContinue Reading →
A new Cold Weather Plan has been published for Solihull for 2014/15.
It details the responses of key agencies to protect their clients during severe weather conditions.
Download the Cold Weather Action Plan 2014-15Continue Reading →
Any unwanted coats can be taken to Bosworth Community Centre, where they will go to a child who needs it this Winter. If you know of any children that would benefit from a coat you can use this referral form – or they can contact us directly.Continue Reading →
The Government has announced that communities and businesses near the new HS2 high speed railway will benefit from grants. The Community and Environment Fund (CEF) and the Business and Local Economy Fund (BLEF) will make up to £30 million available for residents and local communities between London and Birmingham to invest in public projects suchContinue Reading →