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Moving on Up Steps into Employment, Education or Volunteering

Mon 17 May 2021

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MHA Communities North Staffs are offering a FREE online 6 week course.

As part of the course you will be able to brush up your IT skills including online security, creating work profiles, CV’s and writing letters of application.  Learn interview techniques and confidence building so that you are ready to ‘Move On’ to the next phase of your life.

You will also gain Works Experience as a volunteer telephone befriender, to write on your CV, and will receive a reference.

Availableto unemployed over 18's only.

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Spotlight on Cannock Chase Dementia Action Week 2021 Activities

Fri 14 May 2021

Dementia Action Week 2021

17th - 23rd May 2021 is Dementia Action Week, organised by the Alzheimer's Society this is a national awareness week where attention is drawn to the many affected by this profound and incurable disease.

This year the Alzheimer's Society is highlighting the struggle that nearly 1 million people and families in the UK affected by dementia have in getting the support and care they need and are calling for the government to "provide quality social care that is free and easy to access.no matter where you live".

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Cannock Princes Trust Team

Thu 13 May 2021

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The Prince’s Trust Cannock Team 10 are a group of ten young people ranging in age from 16 – 25 who were not in education, employment or training. They have embarked on a twelve week personal development programme aimed to getting them back in a routine and a positive outcome. An integral part of the programme is the Community Project which is when the young people aim to make a difference in their local community.

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Staffordshire music charity Make Some Noise set to launch Song for Wellbeing fundraising appeal on 14 May 2021

Thu 13 May 2021

To celebrate their 20th birthday in July, local music charity Make Some Noise is set to launch a Crowdfunding campaign Song for Wellbeing on Friday 14 May to support young people following the impact of the coronavirus pandemic across Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent.

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People aged 65 invited to take part in Nature Connections Project

Thu 13 May 2021

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Directory of Social Change highlight important news for charities in Queen's Speech

Thu 13 May 2021

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The Queen gave her speech on the Government’s next legislative programme on Tuesday 11 May. The Government is advancing with an ambitious list of around 30 Bills and other policy initiatives – a handful may ultimately affect all or many charities, whilst others will affect many charities working in certain policy areas or types of beneficiaries.

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East Staffordshire Volunteering Newsletter

Wed 12 May 2021

A couple of quick things you can do and also some roles that may appeal to you:

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Lichfield District Volunteering Newsletter

Wed 12 May 2021

A couple of quick things you can do and also some roles that may appeal to you:

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South West Peak Spotlight: Making A Difference for the Benefit of Local Communities and Visitors Alike!

Wed 12 May 2021

South West Peak Landscape Partnership

Launched in 2017, the South West Peak Landscape Partnership is a group of organisations working together and with volunteers to restore, protect, and improve the landscape of the South West Peak area.

With the Peak District National Park as lead partner and the support of the National Lottery Heritage Fund this 5-year partnership (with benefits reaching far beyond that time) works with local communities to build stronger connections with the landscape and with each other.

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Staffordshire Moorlands New Volunteering Opportunities

Tue 11 May 2021

Whether you've been searching for a way to meet new people, give back to the community or build new skills, I have in this post provided some of the latest opportunities available in the local area.



Firstly, we have recently launched our new volunteering system which streamlines the volunteering process.



You can now sign up for an account at:



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