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Thursday, July 13th, 2017

Community Business Trade Up

Applications are now open!

The School for Social Entrepreneurs (SSE) will support 100 community businesses through the Community Business Trade Up Programme, in partnership with Power to Change.

We’re looking for people leading the organisations that put their local area at the very heart of what they do: the restaurants, community centres, bakeries, farms, sports clubs and

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Thursday, June 15th, 2017

Building Resilience in Arts & Cultural Organisations – social enterprise training

Building Resilience in Arts & Cultural Organisations

Working with Arts Council England, the School for Social Entrepreneurs will deliver a free 10 month learning programme based around the theme of Diversity & Entrepreneurism.

The aim of the programme is to support 25 arts and cultural organisations to develop their expertise and capacity to think long term about

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Thursday, May 11th, 2017

ReCOM 1-to-1 IT workshops

ReCOM save time and money workshop flyer

Learn how to search the internet
Find savings and shop cheaper!
Master online forms
Get to grips with using email

Why not join one of ReCOM’s FREE 1-to-1 Workshops on:

Tuesday mornings 10am-Noon
Wednesday afternoons 1-3pm

at Citizens Advice, Bosworth Drive, Chelmsley Wood?

They can help you find your way through:

Using email
Completing on-line forms
Using a spreadsheet to manage your budget
Reducing your

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Thursday, March 30th, 2017

SWICDA training programme – April-July 2017

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April

Roles and Responsibilities for Trustees and Directors
This half day workshop will help attendees:
•Understand the scope of their duties and responsibilities from a Charity Commission perspective. •Explore the expectations of strategic leaders and directors in regulated care services•Identify the range of additional legislation  and regulation that Trustees may need to

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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, December 15th, 2016

Silver Surfer Tablet Classes, Shirley – ReCOM

Shirley Library
Enrol for 2017 classes

This course is for the over 50’s and offers an introduction to using your own Tablet and getting online. Along with setting up and personalising your Tablet , this course will give you the knowledge and practice to use your Tablet confidently and independently.

By the end of the course you should

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Thursday, December 15th, 2016

Silver Surfer Tablet Classes, Chelmsley Wood – ReCOM

Chelmsley Wood Library
Enrol for 2017 classes

This course is for the over 50’s and offers an introduction to using your own Tablet and getting online. Along with setting up and personalising your Tablet , this course will give you the knowledge and practice to use your Tablet confidently and independently.

By the end of the course you

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Thursday, December 15th, 2016

Silver Surfer Improvers classes for the over-50s – ReCOM

This course is intended to develop and improve your computer skills beyond beginners.  Learners should be comfortable using a computer, have previous experience of using the internet, email and are able to write, save and retrieve a document. It is a natural progression for learners who have completed a Beginners Computer course.

At the beginning of

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Thursday, December 15th, 2016

Silver Surfer Beginners Classes for the Over 50s – ReCOM

This course offers an introduction to using computers and getting online. You will learn the basics of computer usage and how to use the keyboard and mouse. You will also be introduced to the health and safety issues surrounding the safe working environment, including online security. This course will give you the knowledge and practice

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Thursday, July 14th, 2016

Video on starting a user led organisation

A training video on starting up a user led organisation (ULO) has been created by Spectrum, itself a ULO run and controlled by disabled people.

The video is based on the real life experiences of groups who have gone through the setting up and early development process. Supplementary learning notes and a funding guide will be available shortly.

Setting

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