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Winter is coming to Oldham, Rochdale and Tameside

Published date: 
Wednesday, 2nd October 2019
Winter support in Oldham, Rochdale and Tameside

Increased demand for services in winter exerts severe pressure on local community, voluntary, faith and social enterprise organisations. Action Together helps strengthen local non-profit organisations, to enable them to support local people, by driving support for winter initiatives from the Tameside Christmas Toy Appeal to volunteering for local organisations.

Innovation and Change Workshop

Published date: 
Wednesday, 19th February 2020

 

Innovation and Change Workshop

Greater Manchester partners are hosting an Innovation and Change workshop to identify city-region actions that will push Greater Manchester towards a sustainable food future, tackling food poverty without increasing reliance on surplus/waste food.

Trauma Informed Practice - ACE's

Published date: 
Wednesday, 12th February 2020
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Course time: 9.30 a.m. – 4.00 p.m.

Course duration: 1 day

Course presenters: Family Nurse Partnership

ACEs have been found to have lifelong impacts on health and behavior and they are relevant to all sectors in society. We all have a part to play in preventing adversity and raising awareness of ACE’s.

Tameside Sexual Health Survey

Published date: 
Wednesday, 12th February 2020
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The Tameside and Glossop Strategic Commission’s Population Health Directorate would like to understand the sexual health needs of Tameside residents to help improve services, and to help shape what services may look like in the future, to make sure they meet the needs of local residents.

In order to collect this information, a survey has been developed and is accessible here

Closing date for the survey is Friday 28 February 2020.

LGBT+ History Month: events in Oldham

Published date: 
Wednesday, 12th February 2020
LGBT+ History Month 2020

The Proud Trust has an exciting set of events coming up over February and beyond in Oldham to celebrate LGBT+ History Month. So if you and your colleagues have been wondering how to celebrate the month, improve upon your LGBT+ work and/or connect with LGBT+ communities in and beyond Oldham, these are the perfect opportunities.

LGBT+ History Month Showcase

Join the LGBT+ youth group, Youth Out In Oldham, for a showcase of some artwork it has been making, alongside activities, refreshments,and a chance for attendees to mingle.

Employment Links Routeway to Support Work

Published date: 
Wednesday, 12th February 2020

Employment Links Routeway to Support Work

Delivered in partnership with Big Life’s Community Champion’s, Rochdale’s Community Catalyst Team & Eduk8 the Routeway to Support Work course consists of;

 

Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills

Level 1 Award in Stress Awareness

Level 1 Award in Mental Health Awareness

Level 1 Award in Alcohol Awareness

Level 1 Award in Sexual Health Awareness

Level 1 Award in Awareness of Substance Misuse 

Award in Awareness of Dementia
 

Disability Confidence Workshop

Published date: 
Wednesday, 12th February 2020

Disablilty Confidence Workshop

Ingeus would like to invite you to a free workshop, aimed at charities and not for profit organisations in Greater Manchester. As part of our Social Value commitments, we would like to extend the resources of our corporate teams to you, as our local partners in delivering Working Well programmes.

Our corporate Learning and Development team will be delivering a session in Disability Confidence on 28 February, 10am to 4pm, at Ingeus Wigan.

Lunch is not provided, but refreshments will be available.

Greater Manchester celebrates work making city-region one of the best places in the world to grow older

Published date: 
Tuesday, 11th February 2020
Age-friendly winners

On Thursday 6 February, over 150 representatives from the 53 neighbourhoods recognised as age-friendly gathered at the Museum of Science and Industry in Manchester with the Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham, to celebrate all of the success they have had.

Safeguarding – who cares?

Published date: 
Tuesday, 11th February 2020

Safeguarding – who cares?

Following a combined £1.2 million DCMS and National Lottery Community Fund investment, a new portal has been launched to strengthen the support to charities handling safeguarding concerns or allegations. The portal will be promoted by NAVCA and five other organisations across England. We have been appointed to champion the importance of good safeguarding and locally available sources of advice and support.