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Tameside Toy Appeal 2020

Published date: 
Friday, 6th November 2020
Tameside Toy Appeal kids ride on toy

Christmas will be very difficult time this year for many families in Tameside, particularly those living in poverty. In response to these unprecedented times our Tameside Toy Appeal is needed more than ever, and we hope with your support we will still be able to provide children and young people in need with a small gift this year.  

This year we will run our donation offer differently:

#WednesdaysWeekly

Published date: 
Thursday, 11th June 2020
Wednesdays Weekly

#WednesdaysWeekly is Action Together's weekly training during lockdown and possibly beyond. The idea is that we meet for short, informative trainings followed by a Q&A or the chance to share your thoughts. 

16 Day Selfie Challenge

Published date: 
Tuesday, 24th November 2020

It’s the 16 Day Selfie Challenge! 

The 16 Day Selfie Challenge: You can show your support to the 16 days of action campaign by committing to spread the word about Domestic Abuse service in Oldham, Rochdale and Tameside over the next 16 days in all areas of your work. 

What you can do to show your support: 

The Campaign Runs from 25 November - 10 December 2020.

16 Days of Action

Published date: 
Tuesday, 24th November 2020
16 Days Campaign

Time for  Action! 

16  Days  of Action  campaign launches on Wednesday 25   November 2020 with us asking all to join Oldham Women’s Network on the 25 November 2020 by wearing something purple.

Oldham Women's Network will be sharing personal stories and speeches  of  hope for survivors  of domestic abuse throughout the 16 days. We are asking local partner agencies to join us and sign our local pledged to never commit, condone or remain silent about domestic violence and abuse.  

Equalities Assembly #2 Report

Published date: 
Tuesday, 24th November 2020
Equalities Assembly Report

Equalities Assembly #2 Report published following the second partnership Rochdale Borough Equalities Assembly and first held online! Action Together used Zoom as its Assembly platform with breakout rooms for themed conversations. Presentations were shared on the screen, some conversation hosts shared powerpoints, pdfs and presented verbally. 

National Academy for Social Prescribing - Thriving Communities Programme Launched

Published date: 
Friday, 20th November 2020
National Academy for Social Prescribing - Thriving Communities Programme logos

On 10 November, the National Academy of Social Prescribing (NASP) launched Thriving Communities, a new national support programme for voluntary, community, faith and social enterprise groups, supporting communities impacted by COVID19 in England, working alongside social prescribing link workers.

The programme consists of four main areas:

White Ribbon Campaign 2020

Published date: 
Tuesday, 17th November 2020
White Ribbon Campaign Image

The White Ribbon campaign is an international campaign founded in 2007 and is a global movement encouraging men to play their part in eliminating male violence against women.  It encourages men never to commit, condone or leave unchallenged violence towards women and/or sexist/misogynistic attitudes. 

 

As part of Oldham’s annual campaign centred on White Ribbon day - 25th November 2020, the following sessions are being offered: 

 

White Ribbon Two Weeks of Action 

Domestic abuse training offer 

Greater Manchester Moving

Published date: 
Monday, 9th November 2020
Greater Manchester moving logo

Action Together is a committed partner of GM Moving and support the statement released by them (published below).

If your voluntary, community, faith or social enterprise (VCFSE) group or organisation needs support, help or advice during this time our development team are here to help, please do not hesitate to get in touch Email: development@actiontogether.org.uk or Tel: 0161 339 2345.