Chelmsford CVS E-Update #228 – Farm, Grants, Health, & Infrastructure

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Neighbourhood Allocation of Community Infrastructure Levy – Unparished Areas Chelmsford City Council collects a Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) from new development in the City Council’s area to help pay towards the infrastructure needed to support growth. A portion of this money is spent directly in the area of the contributing development – this is known […]

BDVSA E-Bulletin – 9th May 2017

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Innovation in Walking and Cycling Competition – deadline to register 7th June Department for Transport will fund up to £470,000 for innovative projects that lead to more walking and cycling. Innovations may include, for example, technology, infrastructure, manufacturing or behavioural change. The competition is open to individuals, groups and organisations. It has 2 phases. Up […]

Disabled Living’s May Newsletter 2017

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Disabled Living Supplier Directory To compliment the launch of the new Disabled Living websites, we have also redesigned the Disabled Living Supplier Directory. The Directory provides information about companies and organisations that provide equipment, products and services to support disabled children, adults and older people. Access to the supplier directory is via the Disabled Living […]

SAVS Weekly Update – Week Ending 5th May 2017

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Highlight of the Week Community Engagement Advisory Group Purpose – The Community Engagement Advisory Group (‘the advisory group’) supports the communications and engagement work undertaken by NHS Southend Clinical Commissioning Group (‘the CCG’). Its key role is to advise on planned activities, help develop communications or engagement projects and ensure the CCG reflects its commitment […]

Disabled Living Newsletter April 2017

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Please find below a link to our NEW Disabled Living Newsletter which features:- Single Handed Care Moving & Handling – Advanced Techniques for Therapists Supplier Directory – New Companies Job Opportunity at Disabled Living Kidz to Adultz South Research Study Brunel University London – Looking for participants over the age of 18 who has used […]

SAVS Weekly Update – Week Ending 21st April 2017

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Highlight of the Week Board Members Active Essex are delighted to be able to offer the opportunity for individuals, with the required skill set and drive to join the Active Essex Board, on our journey, as we launch our new strategic plan in June this year. The Board play a key role in the governance, operations […]

SAVS Weekly Update – Week Ending 14th April 2017

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Highlight of the Week Southend Borough Council: In-Year Grants Re-Opened Deadline 22 June 2017 In-Year Grants were established in 2003/2004 to assist with pump-priming of new groups and emergency matters arising for existing groups.  In 2007/2008 this programme was extended to include special events that contribute to community well-being and promote community cohesion and social […]

BDVSA E-Bulletin – 11th April 2017

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The April Funding Bulletin is on our old BDVSA website. Click here to view. The new Community360 website should be operating from May Braintree District Volunteer Awards Event At a special event on 4 April at Causeway House in Braintree, six winners were celebrated with one of them also crowned the overall winner and guests voting […]

SAVS E-Bulletin – April 2017

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Welcome As always there is a lot going on in the world that either directly or indirectly affects the Voluntary and Community Sector (or Third Sector – the term I am starting to use more to describe us). In this issue I am highlighting some local news, national news and features which might be of […]