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Thursday, April 6th, 2017

Roles and responsibilities of charity trustees in the social care world

Exploring the roles and responsibilities of Charity Trustees (and Directors) in the social care world

Jan Burns MBE and Liz Heaven

27th April 9.30-1.30 venue Solihull Care Ltd

Cost is £40.00 per person

The Charity Commission describes the role of Trustees as one that:

“contributes significantly to the character and wellbeing of the country”. However it is also a demanding

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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, March 2nd, 2017

Training for small charities – CFG

The Charity Finance Group (CFG) is running a series of training events tailored for small charities in various aspects of running an organisation.

They are running around the country but the following are the upcoming events in Birmingham. They cost just a booking fee of £20.

How to Prepare Your Annual Reports
29/03/2017

Gift Aid and how to claim

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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, October 27th, 2016

Training in running breakfast clubs

Kellogg’s, Forever Manchester and Northumbria University have joined together to provide free online training to help you run a successful breakfast club.

The training includes information on the benefits of breakfast clubs, healthy eating and child nutrition, effective planning and handy hints on funding and marketing.

Breakfast Clubs can apply for this training up to 31st May

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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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