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Training young people to be peer supporters

Published date: 
Thursday, 13th December 2018
Greater Manchester Youth Network

This training will help you develop an approach to train the young people you work with to support one another, whether you are interested in delivering a structured peer-support programme or simply developing peer support skills within an existing group setting.

You will gain resources and understanding to deliver the following activities with young people:

What is peer support?

Tameside & Glossop Strategic Commission Budget Conversation 2019/20

Published date: 
Thursday, 13th December 2018
Big conversation

Tameside Council and Tameside & Glossop CCG (Tameside & Glossop Strategic Commission) has launched a Budget Conversation inviting local people to give their views on its budget priorities for 2019/20 and beyond. Together, the Strategic Commission is responsible for a huge range of services, from schools to GP surgeries, street lights to looking after those in need. Overall the total amount of money spent annually is £900 million.

Picture of Health - Christmas

Published date: 
Wednesday, 12th December 2018
Christmas scene

It’s December, and time to look at Christmas health. Picture of Health is produced by Tameside’s Population Health Team. We’re here to research and understand the big health matters that affect our borough. The goal is to find ways to improve the physical and mental wellbeing of the people living here, to give them happier, healthier and longer lives. But enough about us.

Training for Trainers – Places Available

Published date: 
Wednesday, 12th December 2018
Person and Community Centred Approaches

Coaching for Person Centred Care

Passionate about person centred care and the opportunity to mobilise change in the health and care system? Excited by the prospect of having a different kind of conversation with individuals that leads to better outcomes for the person? Interested in how person centred coaching can lead to more satisfying contacts for both individuals and practitioners?

Hate Crime Awareness Training

Published date: 
Tuesday, 11th December 2018
Tameside Council logo

Tameside Council Community Safety have commissioned Stop Hate UK to deliver a couple of Hate Crime Awareness training sessions on Tuesday 22 January 2019. The training will take place in the Newton Suite, Hyde Town Hall, Corporation Street, Hyde, SK14 1AL, and there will be two sessions, one in the morning 10am -12pm and one in the afternoon 1pm – 3pm. The training will cover:

Got an idea to benefit Mossley? Present it at the next Mossley SOUP

Published date: 
Tuesday, 11th December 2018
Mossley Soup

Individuals, artists, groups, charities and business start-ups with an idea to benefit the Mossley community are being invited to share it at the next Mossley SOUP evening.

Mossley SOUP events aim to bring people together to promote, fundraise and support local projects that benefit the people of Mossley. The seventh Mossley SOUP evening is planned for Thursday 7 February 2019 at Emmaus Mossley and the organisers are searching for four project ideas to share on the night.

Former homeless trainees turn their hand to upholstery

Published date: 
Tuesday, 11th December 2018
Upholstered chairs

Three formerly homeless people supported by Emmaus Mossley have completed an upholstery training course and their first finished pieces are now on sale.

The trio completed a one-week training course, funded by the Emmaus UK Companion Training Fund and delivered by NFS Upholstery is Stalybridge. Each trainee began their course by making and covering a small foot stool and then each chose a different type of chair to upholster.

Alex McGorrin was one of the three members of the Emmaus Mossley community who completed the upholstery training course.

Alex said:

Bringing Women Together Sessions

Published date: 
Tuesday, 11th December 2018
Inspiring Women

Calling all Oldham Women! Would you like to join the InspireWomen Centre, in its Women led sessions leading up to the unveiling of the Annie Kenney Statue on Friday 14 December?

Wednesday 12 December, 10am-12pm

Creative session led by Oldham TheatreWorkshop making sashes and rosettes and learning more about some of the special surprises for Friday's unveiling.

Friday 14 December, 10am-12pm

Creating winning bids

Published date: 
Tuesday, 11th December 2018
In Work GM

Sign up for an informative session with The Growth Company’s business development leaders and learn how to produce high-scoring bids and tenders that will win your organisation business.

The session will cover: