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

18 January 2019
In this issue:

New vacancies at Involve Northwest – 4 IAPT Link Workers

Involve Northwest are delighted to be able to offer 4 new positions within their organisation. 4  Link Workers – Fixed Term until March 2022 The Link Workers will be the missing link for some people to access the things they need, to feel able to move forward and look to achieve goals and improve their ...

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Introduction to writing Grant applications – 6th March 2019

Venue: Life Church, 1a Old Chester Road, Bebington, CH63 7LA Date: 6th March 2019 Time: 9:30 – 12:30 Introduction to funding applications – what, why, how, when, where, who developing a project outline making your proposal attractive to funders presentation and layout planning and timetable exercises and examples Q & A This workshop is ideal ...

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PCC asks public’s views on police funding & plans to recruit 40 new officers

Merseyside’s Police Commissioner is asking local people if they would be willing to pay a little extra through the police precept, which is collected alongside the council tax, to help protect 100 police officer jobs and recruit 40 new officers. The public consultation launched today by Jane Kennedy follows the budget announcement in December where ...

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Arts Council – Transforming leadership Fund – Deadline for EOI 12 noon 7th February 2019

Leadership is key to the success and workplace culture of all organisations and there are increasing challenges today that arts and culture sector leaders need to recognise and meet. Leadership development can support people to achieve their potential and bring on the next generation of leaders; however, research has identified current opportunities are limited and not fully meeting ...

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You’re invited to join the Community Connectors to knock on doors in Moreton

Involve Northwest’s Connect Us project adopts an Asset Based Community Development, strength based approach with all our Wirral Partners to look at increasing connectivity, access to information, community resilience, self-help, wellbeing and hopefully looking to tackle social isolation. Since the start of the Connect Us project, the Community Connectors have knocked on 50, 787 doors, ...

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Extra funding for disadvantaged children during school holidays

Organisations from across the country have been invited to bid for a share of the multi-million-pound Government investment to deliver holiday clubs for pupils eligible for free school meals during the 2019 summer break. There is a growing body of evidence of a holiday experience gap – with children from disadvantaged families less likely to ...

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Business Manager with Emmaus Merseyside

Can you harness the enthusiasm of our staff team, companions and volunteers to meet the exciting challenges ahead? Have you got the experience and know how to market our activities to existing and new audiences? Do you want to be involved in developing training and work opportunities to improve people’s skills and experience and increase their ...

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Food Waste Reduction Lead with Bee Wirral CIC

Food waste is an ongoing issue in the local area with a great proportion of individuals oblivious to the amount of wasted food each household generates and how much money is lost from the family budget. The food reduction lead will; Make links with retailers and food producers to take surplus stock Teach adults and ...

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The Pink Ribbon Foundation – Deadline 31st May 2019

The Pink Ribbon Foundation is a grant making trust with a mission to fund projects and provide financial support to UK charities which relieve the needs of people who are suffering from, have been affected by breast cancer, or who work to advance the understanding of breast cancer and its early detection and treatment.

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Wirral South in Bloom 2019 – Funding Available

The Wirral South in Bloom 2019 programme is available for groups to apply for funding of up to £250. The funding should be used to improve the local area, green space and the local high street. If you’re part of a local community group, faith group, voluntary organisation, charity or social enterprise, based within the ...

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