Chelmsford CVS E-Update #295 Briefing, Budget & A Very Merry Christmas

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Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year!

Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas and a Healthy and Happy New Year!

Chelmsford CVS has closed for Christmas (on Friday 21st December at 4pm) and will re-open in the New Year on Wednesday 2nd January 2018.

Merry Christmas. Merry in red and Christmas in green colour with some holly.

Free Webinars for small charities on writing a budget

The Small Charities Programme has 2 webinar training sessions which are free of charge and made for small charities.

The sessions aims to equip those who work with finances of small groups and small charities.

Viewers will gain an understanding of the key principles and methods to:

Understand what a budget is and how to develop one
Learn how you can use budgets to support funding requests
Be able to understand, plan and develop a cash flow forecast.
Understand what management accounts are and why they are useful.

Who are these videos aimed at?

Those who work with the finances and money handling in a small charity or a small group. This can be a volunteer, treasurer, finance person, or other manager/CEO.

These are essential skills when writing a budget for a funding bid.

Click here to find out more.

Pharmacy Christmas Hours

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Greetings from VST

Lots of new courses are beginning to pop up by Voluntary Sector Training for January through to March and are ready to book whenever you are.

Their new Open Programme brochure containing all our new courses for January to March will be out very soon and available to download from their website, so stand by!

If you need training but can’t see what you want on the Open Programme, contact VST to enquire about Tailored Training on:01206 505250 or email

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Essex County Council Christmas Hours

Customer Service Centre Christmas opening times 2018: Friday 21st - 8.30 - 17.00 Monday 24th Closed Tuesday 25th Closed Wednesday 26th Closed Thursday 27th 8:30am to 5 pm Friday 28th 8:30am to 5pm Monday 31st 8.30am to 5pm Tuesday 1st 2019 Closed Wednesday 2nd 8.30am to 5pm

SET Safeguarding Adult Guidelines – Briefing Sessions

The Essex Safeguarding Adult Board will be holding four SET Safeguarding Adult Guidelines Briefing Sessions, as to give a more detailed overview of the changes to be expected in the April 2019 version.

Click here for more information.

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