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Return to Play: Small Grants

Mon 11 Oct 2021

This fund makes awards using National Lottery and government funding, of between £300 and £10,000 from a total pot of £15m, to help clubs and organisations providing sport and physical activity respond to the immediate challenges of returning to play in a coronavirus-safe way.

This could include contributing to covering the increased costs due to changing how or where you deliver your activity – for example, you require more coaches due to having to deliver activity in smaller groups than normal or having additional hygiene and safety equipment.

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Rescue Centre Grants

Mon 11 Oct 2021

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Pet rescue organisations can apply for funding to help support rescues throughout the short- and medium-term impact of the coronavirus. Through the Support Adoption for Pets Grant Programme, charities and not-for-profit organisations which rescue and rehome pets or provide temporary support to ensure pets can remain with their owners can apply for funding of up to £10,000 or up to 30% of total annual expenditure, whichever is the lower amount.

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Childhood Respiratory Illnesses Toolkit

Mon 11 Oct 2021

Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent CCGs

Locally our Urgent Emergency Care (UEC) services are already extremely busy and we have started to see a steady increase in patients presenting with childhood respiratory illnesses - most of which are mild or minor symptoms which could be treated at home.

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Lichfield City Council - Grant Applications now due

Fri 8 Oct 2021

Clubs, societies and voluntary groups in the City of Lichfield are invited to apply to the City Council for a grant from the Council’s 2022/2023 budget. 

Grant forms are available by email at: administration@lichfield.gov.uk, from the City Council Office, Donegal House, Bore Street, Lichfield, WS13 6LU (telephone 01543 309858), and on the Council’s website

Completed forms must be returned by 4 January 2022.


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‘Captain Tom’ Funding for Communities in Staffordshire & Stoke-on-Trent!

Wed 6 Oct 2021

Express Your Interest now in NHS Charities Together - Staffordshire & Stoke-on-Trent funding.

Remember Captain Tom? Well here is another local result of his heroic fundraising efforts, some £400,000 of investment into local communities is on its way. We know that many community groups and organisations across Staffordshire are working extremely hard to support the people who need it most within our communities.

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Grant Funding for Community Groups to Improve Facilities for People with Disabilities

Wed 6 Oct 2021

This is a rolling programme.

Did you know that funding is available for community groups and organisations in the Staffordshire Moorlands to help improve facilities for people with disabilities? 

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The Big Picture

Mon 4 Oct 2021

Garry Jones

Last month I committed to some big picture thinking and I came up with the following suggestion in answer to the question – what are we trying to achieve?

Personal fulfilment of all citizens, living in compassionate and convivial societies, within a flourishing biosphere

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Play the Lichfield Community Lottery

Mon 4 Oct 2021

Have you registered as a good cause yet with the Lichfield Community Lottery?

Are you a good cause? Looking for a way to raise funds online?

Lichfield Community Lottery is an exciting weekly lottery that raises money for good causes across Lichfield District. All good causes supported by the lottery will benefit the area of Lichfield District and its residents.

Play the lottery, support good causes across Lichfield District - it’s that simple!


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Quit Smoking for Good with Everyone Health

Mon 4 Oct 2021

Everyone Health Logo

Everyone Health are commissioned by SCC to provide a Free Stop Smoking service.

This includes FREE weekly telephone, virtual and face-to-face support and FREE nicotine replacement therapies (patches, gum etc) for:

• smokers aged 40 and over, living in Staffordshire.

These are the people that have been smoking the longest and will find it even more difficult to quit.

The service is designed to help smokers not just give up in the short term, but to quit smoking for good. The team of specially trained experts can provide:

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Dance Sessions

Mon 4 Oct 2021

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FRONTLINEdance are experienced at integrating people of different abilities and ages together, to ensure each participant is challenged, whilst ensuring everyone can enjoy and achieve together.

Come by yourself, with friends, family, or a carer and be assured you'll be in a safe, friendly, positive and supportive environment.


 Sessions for Children - Adults     

 Meet New Friends    Perform!

 Improve your Health and Well-Being

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