Tag: community groups

Everyday first aid – would your volunteers have the confidence to cope in a crisis?

The British Red Cross is working with organisations and community groups that support people who are most at risk of needing first aid, including: Older adults who are at more risk of slips, trips and falls People who are homeless or rough sleepers and at risk of injury People living with issues around drug and …

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Armed Forces ‘Join the Dots’ – funding and networking event

Lincolnshire County Council are hosting an Armed Forces networking and funding ‘Join the Dots’ event on Tuesday 20th November, 9:30am-1:30pm, at Coningsby Community Hall, 12A Silver St, Coningsby, LN4 4SG. At the event, the following will be available: Advice and information about the Armed Forces Covenant Fund; An inspirational story from a locally funded project; A …

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West Lindsey Voluntary Sector Forum & Involving Volunteers workshop

A morning peer learning workshop (9:30- 12 Noon) – Following on from World Mental Health Day, on 10th October, our morning peer learning workshop will be on the topic of ‘Volunteers with Extra Support Needs’. This will precede the afternoon Forum event. Fees apply for this session. The afternoon Forum will run from 12:30 – …

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Community Development Grant Funding – Now open for applications

Welcome to the first Lincolnshire County Council  Community Development Grant Funding programme. Lincolnshire CVS and Voluntary Centre Services are jointly administering this grant on behalf of the  Adult Care team. The funding is intended to inspire building capacity within communities.

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New £42,500 Funding development pot available for community and social groups.

A new £42,500 funding pot is available to community groups and charities based across Lincolnshire. The Adult Care and Community Wellbeing Development Fund, released by Lincolnshire County Council’s Adult Care Team and administered by Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary Service (LCVS) and Voluntary Centre Services (VCS), is intended to help build capacity within social and community …

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Arts Council National Lottery Project Grants | Arts Council England

Arts Council National Lottery Project Grants. This grants fund is the new open access programme for arts, museums and libraries projects, funded by the National Lottery. The fund will support thousands of individual artists, community and cultural organisations. It is a three step process and more information can be found on their website: https://www.artscouncil.org.uk/arts-council-national-lottery-project-grants/applying-project-grants-three-steps  

Funding available from Gainsborough Rotary Club

Funding available from Gainsborough Rotary Club Funding of up to £350 is available to groups in the Gainsborough Area with a focus on projects that help the local community. The Rotary Club would also like to hear from groups that wish to participate in collaborative events. Anyone interested in applying for this funding should contact …

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Lincoln Co-ordinators’ Forum

We hope you will join us at the next Lincoln Volunteer Co-ordinators’ Forum, where we will be thinking about aspects of Community planning, including community organising and running a community building. We will also be hearing the latest from the City of Lincoln Council. The Lincoln Volunteer Co-ordinators’ Forum is for anyone who supports or …

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West Lindsey Voluntary Sector Forum & Morning Peer Learning Session

The next West Lindsey Voluntary Sector Forum takes place on Friday 29th June at Gainsborough Uphills Community Centre and we’d love to see you there. Once again we have scheduled an optional morning workshop. 10:30am-12:30pm Dealing with Difficult Volunteer Situations (Fees Apply) With the best will in the world, things do go wrong. This session …

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V:Expo Local- Central Lincolnshire

In a world where digital is becoming default, it can be hard to find the time and energy to keep up with the changes, and find the right tools for your organisation.  That’s why Voluntary Centre Services have dedicated their V:Expo Local 2018 event entirely to “Giving you time for digital”.  V:Expo Lincolnshire is a …

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