We often hear about the fragility of natural habitats or ecosystems, such as rainforests, which gives us the impression that by comparison to our man made world, these wild places are some how sub-standard, teetering on a precipice, where at any moment they could collapse. Sometimes the motivation for such descriptions comes from those who probably should know better, those who are actually trying to shock us into action to support these places, or at least to give money to their organisation in the name of ‘saving the rainforest’.
Cannock & District
If you want to find out about how Support Staffordshire can support your group
- Have your voice heard
- Share information and network with voluntary sector colleagues
Then the Forum is for you.
Please book your place using the contact details to the left
Are you seeking advice and support, but need more than our usual 3 FREE hours, or have already used it up?
Support Staffordshire, which supports a membership of more than 1000 voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) organisations across Staffordshire won the 2020 NAVCA Heart of the Community Award for being the beating heart of the local VCS and wider economy.
NAVCA is the national membership body for local third sector support and development organisations in England and alongside their members, they are part of the movement for local social action.
Hosted By Rowan Crozier, CEO of C. Brandauer & Co Ltd and Trustee Director of Support Staffordshire
Join us at Uttoxeter Racecourse in the privately hired Finale Furlong Marquee next to the final fence. You’ll be so close you will feel the ground tremor as the horses go thundering along the finishing straight.
This one day course provides organisations and individuals first aid to an appointed person level and aimed at those personnel that are working in low level risk such as offices, voluntary organisations, shops and schools; or those that are volunteering or seeking employment. This is a Health and Safety Approved Centre workshop where the assessment is in the form of continuous assessment and oral questioning.
This course will cover:
Closing date: 31 October 2021
The Magic Little Grants Fund is funded by players of the People’s Postcode Lottery.
Localgiving and Postcode Community Trust are working together again in 2020 to provide small grants to small local charities and community groups in England, Scotland and Wales to help them deliver engaging physical activities, which help to overcome barriers to participation.
26 February 2021
The parish of Chadsmoor are looking for fundraiser and bid writer support.
Working from home and communicating with the Vicar and the Church Warden team by telephone, Zoom and email, the ideal candidate will help the Church to apply for and secure grant funding to be able to establish a community hub at one or more of the Churches in the Parish in Chadsmoor in Cannock.
This is an an online session to help the community to hear from NHS experts on the vaccine and local faith leaders on why they think communities should take up the vaccine when they are offered it.
Sadly, there is a lot of misinformation and 'fake news' around the vaccine, so this is an opportunity for people in communities across the Black Country and wider West Midlands to ask any questions they have in relation to the Covid-19 vaccination.
Confirmed speakers include: