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Stop Loan Sharks Winter Newsletter 2022 5

23 February 2022

This issue includes an update on the latest loan shark arrests, court cases and projects that are helping to combat illegal money lending in communities. Two brave victims have also shared their harrowing experiences of using loan sharks… more…
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Mental Health, Wellbeing

Creative Alternatives

22 February 2022

Creative Alternatives is the award-winning arts on prescription service for adults aged 18+, living or accessing healthcare in St Helens who are experiencing mild to moderate depression, anxiety &/or stress. The service aims to… more…

Heart Of Glass - Chronicle Two: Stand Firm Compassion

16 February 2022

On the evenings of 28th February and 1st March Heart of Glass have organised free screenings of Chronicle Two: Stand Firm Compassion, to which you are warmly invited.  They are pleased to bring the work back to St Helens, the place from… more…

Community Development Workers 1 x Cheshire, 1 x North East Wales

16 February 2022

Community Development Worker- Cheshire Community Development Worker – North East Wales 37 hours per week at a salary of £22,000 per annum Vision Support is seeking to appoint two Community Development Workers to join their team to… more…
Funding, Recycling

£165,000 Fund Launched To Help Community Groups Reduce, Reuse And Recycle

16 February 2022

A share of £165,000 is up for grabs to help community groups make the Liverpool City region a cleaner and greener place. The funding - made available via the Merseyside Recycling & Waste Authority and Veolia Community Fund 2022/23 –… more…

Everton in the Community Score Programme

4 February 2022

Everton in the Community is launching a new programme to help young people in the region pursue careers in Health and Social Care. The charity, which is part of Everton FC, has launched SCORE (Supporting Career Opportunities, Recruitment… more…
Child Exploitation

Appropriate Language in Relation to Child Exploitation Guide

4 February 2022

The Prevention Programme is pleased to share their revised Appropriate Language guide.  This guide is an updated version of their original Appropriate Language guide which was first created in 2017. They have included some significant… more…

Willowbrook Hospice - Could You Be A New Trustee?

3 February 2022

Are you somebody with experience and knowledge of the charity sector? Could you be a Trustee and support Willowbrook Hospice? Being a trustee is a great way of making a real difference to a charity. Trustees are volunteers who take on… more…
Mental Health

Mental Health Support For Veterans

3 February 2022

Improved NHS veterans’ mental health services are available across England. If you are experiencing mental health difficulties, these services can provide a range of treatment and support regardless of when you left the armed forces. This… more…
Mental Health

Positive Life Workshops - Virtual Reality Gaming For Mental Health

25 January 2022

Positive Life Workshops CIC (who were one of the recipients of the Better Mental Health funding that St Helens Council received last year) are helping to improve the community's mental health. They are using a new fully immersive and… more…
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Funding, Halton, St Helens, Youth services

Capital funds for youth services

24 January 2022

Youth Services The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport has launched phase one of the Youth Investment Fund (YIF). £10 million is available in small capital grants for youth work providers. The fund will officially open on the… more…
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Cheshire Youth Commission Recruitment!

21 January 2022

Leader Unlocked are currently recruiting young people to join the Cheshire Youth Commission on Police and Crime – an exciting initiative in partnership with the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner.  The Youth Commission enables… more…
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Training; workshops; wellbeing;

Wellbeing Enterprises - Programme of Activities January to March 2022

21 January 2022

Attached is the latest amended programmes from Wellbeing Enterprises for January to March.  There have been a few changes to the current covid situation.  If you have any queries please feel free to contact them.  Please promote these… more…
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Asylum seekers, Funding, Halton, refugees

Halton Borough Council - Funding for Working with Asylum Seekers and Refugees

21 January 2022

HBC - Funding for Working with Asylum Seekers and Refugees - Attached you will find the application form for the third round of the Our Halton funding programme.  As before, this form is based on the Council’s Area Forum funding governance… more…
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LCR, Social Care, Vacancies

Launch of LCR Social Care Vacancies Web Page

21 January 2022

LCR have launched their free to advertise Social Care vacancies page, active from 24th January. This is an evolving model which has been set up to support Adult Social Care provider recruitment in the LCR . Attached… more…
Engagement, Healthwatch St Helens, Mersey Care

Public Consultation Service User and Carer Engagement Strategy

21 January 2022

As a first step in developing a comprehensive Engagement Strategy, Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust and Healthwatch St Helens are co-hosting an online consultation event: From 10am – 11:30am on Thursday 10 February 2022   This is an… more…
Mental Health, Suicide, Training

ZSA Suicide Awareness Training For University Students

20 January 2022

Zero Suicide Alliance are delighted to have launched the university student edition of their Suicide Awareness Training.   Sadly 2,382 young people took their own lives (aged between 15 and 24) in England, Scotland and Wales between… more…
Halton, Mental Health

Halton Mental Health Hubs Restarting

20 January 2022

The Aim of the Hubs is to give the public a direct link to the many different services out there who can provide you with help and support to manage your mental health. If you have a mental health issue, don’t be afraid to talk about it,… more…
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Children, Parents, Prison

Support For Children With A Parent In Prison

20 January 2022

Children Heard And Seen is a charity that supports children and families impacted by parental imprisonment. They offer: One to one support with specialised staff for children to explore and understand their emotions surrounding their… more…

Tackling Loneliness With Transport Fund

21 December 2021

  Public and charity sectors are invited to apply for grants of up to £500,000 to pilot projects that aim to reduce loneliness through transport schemes. This project, funded by Her Majesty’s Treasury’s Shared Outcomes Fund and led by… more…

Free Self Harm Awareness Training Delivered by Harmless

17 December 2021

Champs have funded further self-harm awareness training delivered by Harmless. There are 20 places on each training session and places will be offered on a first  come first served basis.  The training will be delivered by Teams. If you… more…