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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 16th, 2017

Free programme to help you start a Social Enterprise + £3,000 to get things going

The School for Social Entrepreneurs is looking for 40 budding social entrepreneurs to join the award-winning Lloyds Bank Social Entrepreneurs Start-Up programme.

It starts in October.
40 places available.
15 days learning over 12 months.
A Big Lottery Grant of £3000.

The deadline for applications is 26th April.

To help you decide if it is right for you, we are running a series

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Thursday, March 9th, 2017

Reaching Your Potential: essential workplace skills (BVSC)

Two-day training course at BVSC, Birmingham.

21 March and 25 April 2017.

This course is designed to give a practical and supportive introduction to a broad range of valuable skills.

What will I get out of it?

You will be able to maximise your productivity and develop strong working relationships.

Who is it for?

The course is designed for administrators, project

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Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

Motivate Me – Cars Area Big Local

Tuesday and Wednesdays, 10.30am – 2.00pm at The Kingfisher Pub.

Delivered by Neck of the Woods CIC.

Free lunch and refreshments.

Priority given to people who live in the Cars estate and Smith’s Wood area.

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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, February 16th, 2017

Training for volunteers working with women experiencing domentic abuse

Birmingham & Solihull Women’s Aid are pleased to offer volunteers in Solihull, working directly with women who may be experiencing Domestic Abuse, the chance to develop and enhance their skills.

The two half-day training sessions below will provide volunteers with the opportunity to gain new insights into the way they offer support; how they listen and the way they ask questions

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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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