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Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Sessional Advocate – Solihull Action through Advocacy

Solihull Action through Advocacy (SAtA)

Sessional Advocate-Relevant Persons Representative (RPR)

Self-employed at £13.25 per hour

We are looking for an experienced advocate to support the core staff team by taking on cases on a sessional basis.  An understanding of working in a person centred way, ability to maintain accurate records and enter them on the organisations database

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Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Managing cases and measuring impact – pilot study participants wanted

Pilot Study – Participants Wanted!

Managing cases and measuring impact

Are you part of a not-for-profit organisation?
Do you have a turnover of less than £500,000pa?
Do you provide services for individuals or other organisations?
Would you like to improve the way you record and manage information about your service users and the work that you do?
Do you struggle to effectively demonstrate outcomes and impact to

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Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Wingate Foundation Music Grants Programme

The Wingate Foundation’s Music Grants programme supports those areas of music performance and education which do not readily attract backing from commercial sponsors or other funding bodies, or which are not eligible for public funding.

Priority will be given to those organisations which give opportunities to young professionals and to education projects for young people as

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Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Funding to understand and address fuel poverty

The EAGA Trust provides financial support for work that contributes to understanding and addressing the causes and effects of fuel poverty. Grants available are between £2,500 and £25,000 and most grants last between two and three years.

During 2016 priority will be given to projects that address:

Fuel poverty and health and wellbeing
Fuel poverty policies and energy

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Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Funding for Musical Instruments and Equipment

Music for Alice, which was established in memory of Alice Macgill, a talented young musician who died in the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004, offers grants to help groups and organisations purchase musical instruments or equipment.

Through the new programme grants of up to £1,000 are available to any group, organisation or charity based in the

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Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Funding and support for new community businesses

The Bright Ideas Fund offers grants to community groups wanting to set up new community businesses.

The £1.85 million Bright Ideas Fund will offer around 80 community groups, with up to 15 days of tailored business support, grants of up to £20,000 to develop their community business ideas as well as opportunities to learn from other

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Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Funding to use digital technology for vocational training

The UFI Charitable Trust (Ufi), which aims to help improve vocational skills in the UK’s workforce, launches a new call for proposals through its VocTech Seed fund on 24th April 2017.

VocTech Seed offers grants of up to £50,000 for projects lasting up to 12 months. UFI will be looking for innovative ideas that use digital

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Thursday, April 20th, 2017

New fund to tackle HIV

Comic Relief in partnership with M-A-C Aids Fund has launched a new £450,000 funding programme to support organisations who are using technology in innovative and inspiring ways to respond to the ever-changing HIV landscape in the UK.

Priority will be given to projects that:

Improve the quality of life for people living with HIV, particularly those who

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Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Community Development Fund for wellbeing projects in Hobs Moat

Solihull Council is offering grants to local organisations to carry out activity that aims to improve the wellbeing of the community in Hobs Moat through its Community Development Fund.

The Community Development Fund (CDF) is supplied through the Public Health Team for Solihull Council and local small businesses, social enterprises, and voluntary and community organisations can

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Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Registered Manager, Domiciliary Care Service – Solihull Care

Registered Manager – Domiciliary Care Service

Solihull Care Limited is a “Not for Profit” Company located in Olton Solihull.  

We have an exciting opportunity for a candidate with at least 2 years’ management experience in a Domiciliary Care Service setting. You will be responsible for leading and managing our team to ensure an excellent delivery of

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