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Thursday, March 28th, 2019

Board members – Father Hudson’s Care

Father Hudson’s Care seeks to refresh its Board by recruiting new Trustees. We particularly welcome female applicants and those from an ethnic minority, as they are under-represented within our current Board. You will have good interpersonal skills and creativity, and have an interest in one or more of the following: business; children and family services;

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Thursday, March 28th, 2019

Community Outreach Lead – Healthwatch Solihull

Salary: £18,000 – £22,500 dependent upon experience

Work Pattern: 37 hours per week

Healthwatch Solihull is the independent champion for local people’s voices in health and social care across Solihull.  This service is delivered by Engaging Communities Staffordshire CIC (ECS), a Community Interest Company that also delivers seven other Healthwatch contracts.  

We aim to ensure that organisations

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Thursday, March 28th, 2019

Manager – Healthwatch Solihull

SALARY UP TO £28,000 PER ANNUM DEPENDENT ON QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

Healthwatch Solihull is the independent champion for local people’s voices in health and social care in Solihull.  From July 2017 this service has been delivered by Engaging Communities Staffordshire (ECS), a Community Interest Company that also delivers seven other local Healthwatch contracts. ECS is now

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Thursday, March 28th, 2019

Legal update: Employment – online personal tax accounts; income tax; national insurance; student loan repayments

The following update has been received from Sandy Adirondack, voluntary sector legal expert: www.sandy-a.co.uk.

To join the legal updates email list, contact legalupdate@sandy-a.co.uk.

Online personal tax accounts

HMRC is encouraging individuals on PAYE to sign up for an online personal tax account, through which they can inform HMRC of changes to address or financial circumstances; print proof of their national

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Thursday, March 28th, 2019

Legal update: Employment – PAYE IR35, off-payroll working

The following update has been received from Sandy Adirondack, voluntary sector legal expert: www.sandy-a.co.uk.

To join the legal updates email list, contact legalupdate@sandy-a.co.uk.

PAYE: IR35 (off-payroll working)

If your organisation’s annual income is over £10.2 million, and/or your balance sheet total (the total value of your assets minus liabilities) is over £5.1 million, and/or the average number of employees over

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Thursday, March 28th, 2019

Magic Little Grants to increase participation in sports – LocalGiving

Localgiving has once again partnered with the Postcode Community Trust to offer grants of £500 to small charities and community groups across the UK through its Magic Little Grants Fund.

Grants will be awarded to projects that meet either of the following themes:

Overcoming barriers to participation in physical activities in creative waysIncreasing social cohesion through developing

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Thursday, March 28th, 2019

Children, young people and mental health – Austin & Hope Pilkington Trust

The Austin and Hope Pilkington Trust’s grant round 2 for 2019 is open to applicants seeking funding for projects relating to children aged between 0 and 11 years that meet the following criteria:

Child exploitationMentoring and supportClubs and activities

Priority will be given to projects that address mental health.

Grants of up to £5,000 are available for revenue

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Thursday, March 28th, 2019

Help the Homeless grants

Help the Homeless, a national Charity which aims to help homeless people throughout the United Kingdom to resume a normal life, is currently accepting applications from small and medium sized charities and voluntary organisations (with a turnover of less than £1million) whose aim is to help homeless people return to the community and enabling them

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Thursday, March 28th, 2019

Quaker Housing Trust grants

The Quaker Housing Trust provides grants and interest free loans to housing projects that cater for people with a wide range of needs, including:

mental & physical health problems learning difficulties would otherwise be homelessescaping domestic violencesingle parentsyoung familiesmoving out of institutional careaddiction problemsrefugees, asylum seekers, migrantssurvivors of trafficking.

To be eligible for funding, applicants need to

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Thursday, March 28th, 2019

Pink Ribbon Foundation Grants 2019

The Pink Ribbon Foundation is a grant making trust that provides financial support to UK charities which relieve the needs of people who are suffering from, or who have been affected by breast cancer or who work to advance the understanding of breast cancer, its early detection and treatment.

Grants of up to £5,000 are usually available.

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