Tamworth & District
The South East Staffordshire and Seisdon Peninsula Clinical Commissioning Group has released the following press release following their recent consultation with the public:-
'MIU changes will reduce duplication and free resources for other NHS priorities.
The latest and final topic on the Healthwatch forum is now open! The sixth topic is 'child to adult support transitions'.
They have posted a link to a web article just to get the ball rolling, so feel free to respond to that or post about anything else related to mental health and child to adult support transitions.
The next round of the Weston Charity Award has been launched.
This is the third year the Weston Awards have been run, and for the third year they are expanding to help more charities. The Awards provide unrestricted core funding alongside free capacity building support, and are designed to benefit smaller charities. The Awards are run in partnership between the Garfield Weston Foundation and Pilotlight.
Avire (UK) LLP has an amazing opportunity for charities looking for retail space in the Tamworth area, available now on a rent and business rates free basis.
- Unit of approx 800 sq ft
- Available for use as info centre/charity shop/studio/training etc.
- The property is arranged over ground and first floor level
- Situated in a good location along the vibrant middle entry
If you are a charity and are looking for space, they can offer you this property on a 1 to 3 year lease, with a 28 day rolling break clause.
BBC Radio 1 have launched a new year-long volunteering campaign to motivate young listeners to pledge 1 million hours of time to good causes over the next 12 months.
Visit www.bbc.co.uk/mediacentre/latestnews/2015/one-million-hours for more information.
A new scheme, aimed at boosting the rural economy across Staffordshire has officially been launched.
The Staffordshire LEADER Local Action Group have secured £2.249 million of European funding through the LEADER Programme (2015-2020).
Support Staffordshire and Partners are exploring new ways of supporting voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations, including peer-peer support.
We are therefore inviting Expressions of Interest from any organisation who feel they have knowledge, expertise or skills to share, of value to the wider VCSE sector.