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A collection of third sector news articles, funders and events from across Wirral.

22 March 2019
In this issue:

Job Opportunities at the Barnstondale Centre.

Barnstondale Centre – Jobs Cleaning: Barnstondale is a residential and activity centre in Barnston, Wirral. Visiting groups stay in our log cabin accommodation. We provide meals and a range of activities to the groups during their stay. As we reach our peak season we need more staff to clean the cabins prior to the arrival ...

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Procurement opportunity – Accommodation – Based Support Services for Young People – EOI deadline 16th April 2019 at 12:00.

Wirral Council wishes to appoint an organisation/s to deliver safe and stable supported housing service/s for homeless young people aged 18-24 years. A key principle of Wirral Council’s plan: A 2020 Vision is that Wirral should be a place where vulnerable people feel safe and protected and that good quality housing, including specialist housing solutions ...

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Introduction to Selective Mutism Training – 15th April

This introduction to selective mutism training is aimed at GPs, pediatricians, teachers/teaching assistants and community leaders such as community centre staff, Scout and Guide leaders, etc. To book your tickets, please visit

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Merseyside PCC and NHS England invite survivors of sexual violence to share their views

Survivors of sexual violence are being encouraged to share their views of the support they received in order to help improve the experiences of others as part of an inquiry which aims to enhance services across Merseyside. The Sexual Violence review has been commissioned by the Office for the Merseyside Police and Crime Commissioner, in ...

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Public Health Annual Report 2019 – Arts, Culture and Health – Workshop 4th April 2019

Public Health Annual Report 2019 Arts, Culture and Health Thursday 4th April 2019, 9.30 – 11.30am Birkenhead Town Hall You are invited to the above workshop which will inform, and shape, this year’s Public Health Annual Report 2019. The theme of this year’s report is the role of arts and culture in health. Wirral is ...

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Invitation to Tender: Plan writer and facilitator

The Big Local programme is a £200 million investment by the Big Lottery Fund to support 150 neighbourhoods in England to make their area more resilient, confident and a good place to live. The programme is managed by Local Trust, an independent organisation that supports communities in each neighbourhood to develop their skills and confidence ...

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Power to Change – Homes in Community Hands

What’s available? Amount: Power to Change will award revenue grants averaging £50,000 – they expect grants to be above £15,000 and below £100,000. Small amounts of capital funding averaging around £25,000 are also available to applicants to sit alongside the main revenue grant. This £150,000 funding pot is to support organisations to put down small deposits to ...

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Smart Energy GB in Communities Fund – Deadline 9th April 2019

From 7 March, grants of up to £25,000 are available for organisations that can deliver support to people in our target group: people over the age of 65. We are seeking applications from large, regionally based organisations, ideally with local networks and with substantial face to face reach, that can deliver support to people over ...

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The Gift Aid Donation Scheme limit will increase to £30 from April 2019

The Gift Aid Small Donation Scheme limit will increase from £20 to £20 from April 2019. This means charities and community amateur sports clubs can claim top-up payments on small donations up to a maximum of £2,000, You also do not need to know the identity of the donors or collect Gift Aid declarations. There ...

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Vacancy: Membership Recruiters with Cheshire & Wirral Wildlife Trust

We’re looking for new stars to join our team of Membership Recruiters. If you’re an outgoing target-driven person who loves to meet new people, enjoys working outdoors and wants to help protect Cheshire’s wildlife then this is the role for you! Hours: Minimum commitment of 2 days per week The Role: We’re looking for people ...

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