Category: Community News

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Level 3 Diploma in Youth Work Practice (QCF) Commencing April 2019 with LCYVS

LCYVS will be running  a Level 3 Diploma in Youth Work Practice. National youth work qualification on the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) Delivered by LCVYS This course is for youth workers who are already working in a youth work environment in a supportive, supervisory or managerial role with at least 2 years’ experience in …

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Lincoln North and City South Stakeholder Event

The Lincoln North and Lincoln City South Neighbourhoods are inviting the wider community to the next Stakeholder Engagement Event, taking the opportunity to share the work that has been happening in the Neighbourhoods since the last meeting. There will be a focus on Mental Health and Homelessness. The event has been restructured slightly so that …

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Places still available to learn about digital at a CAST Design Hop workshop- Tuesday 26 March

Following the success of similar events run last year, The Centre for Acceleration of Social Technology (CAST) is running a series of free, half-day Design Hop workshops across the country. Design Hops offer an energetic and practical introduction to the key concepts of ‘tech for good’ and digital development for charities. It’s the first step …

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Funding for groups in North Hykeham

North Hykeham Town Council are offering small grants to support local community organisations, social groups or clubs based within or which directly benefit the town of North Hykeham and its residents. The council would also like to create a list of all the groups and organisations that meet in North Hykeham as there is currently …

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White Unicorn AW-tistic Project

The White Unicorn AW-tistic Project aims to help improve the quality of life and independence skills of adults on the autistic spectrum in the local area. We are inviting adults on the autistic spectrum in the local community to take part in our project. Wednesdays 12.00 to 2.30pm Come and join us for as long as …

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East Midlands Charity Awards- nominations now open- deadline 1 March 2019

East Midlands charities, social enterprise, volunteers groups and not-for-profit organisations now have an opportunity to be celebrated and recognised for their outstanding contributions to their communities. The awards are aimed at recognising and showing appreciation to charities, social leaders and individuals across the sector who have made a positive impact; giving opportunities, refuge, care and …

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Teaching in Education Level 3 (TQCF) from LCYVS

The Level 3 Award in Education and Training (QCF) is aimed at learners aged 19+ and has been designed to provide an introduction to teaching for individuals who would like to work or currently work within FE Colleges, Independent Training Providers and/or Local Authorities. It can meet the needs of a range of trainee teachers, …

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Lincolnshire Credit Union Change Account

The Lincolnshire Credit Union has chosen to partner with The Change Account for those individuals that require a transactional account. Here’s what The Change Account say: ‘We work closely with Founder and Distribution Partners to enhance our product and help everyone have access to the benefits of transacting electronically. Together, we will follow our vision …

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Important- referrals to social prescribing from Lincs-chs email addresses

Updated 05/02/19 We are currently unable to receive emails from users due to a high level black list on the domain. Please telephone referrals through to the relevant locality team until otherwise notified.  To save loss of information and delays for clients we recommend that you telephone your referral through to the relevant office: Gainsborough: 01427 613470Lincoln North and Lincoln City South: 01522 551683Lincoln …

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Volunteer Open Day- Children’s Bereavement Centre- Newark- 17th February

The Children’s Bereavement Centre is holding a Volunteer Recruitment event on February 17th, 11-2pm, at the centre in Newark. Come along, meet existing volunteers and discover how much your support could help. Together we can make a difference in 2019 Expressions of interest to attend can be sent to Louise Mullen at

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