Category: Community News

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Furniture items

Lincolnshire County Council Heritage Service has a number of furniture items to give away.

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Latest Courses from Clip Learning

English/Maths – Entry 3/Level 1/Level 2 GCSE English/Maths Digital Skills (ICT) – Level 1 Mental Health Awareness Level 1 Photography Level 1 and Level 2 Business Administration Level 2 Counselling Skills Level 2 Intro to Counselling Criminology Level 2 Becoming a Teaching Assistant Emergency First Aid for Work h Food Safety Makaton Improvers Spanish – …

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Lincolnshire success at inaugural East Midlands Charity Awards- 27 June 2019

The evening of Thursday 27th June 2019 saw over 230 people from across the East Midlands gathered for the inaugural East Midlands Charity Awards.  The awards took place at the prestigious Crowne Plaza, Nottingham where attendees enjoyed a 3-course dinner and awards presentation.

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Enable – Mental Health First Aid courses – Nottingham

Enable is offering Accredited Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) courses in Nottingham on the 19 – 20 August, 17-18 September and 15-16 October The MHFA course is aimed at educating people about mental health, breaking down stigmas, opening up honest conversations and encouraging mental health resillience. Trained staff will confidently be able to help someone …

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Enabling Social Action (ESA) programme

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) is working in partnership with the universities of Sheffield and Hull on Phase 2 of the Enabling Social Action programme between March 2018- March 2020. The Enabling Social Action programme aims to support local authority commissioners to co-design, co-produce and co-deliver services with local people, service …

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Family Action mental health and wellbeing event – Friday 19 July

Family Action have been successful in getting a National Citizen Service team to work with them for 2 weeks in July and are planning a big event for them to share their findings but also for Family Action to share what is on offer in Gainsborough to support them with their wellbeing, mental health and …

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NCVO Members’ Assembly, Lincoln- 29 July

Circulated on behalf of the National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO). Engaging with our 14,000 members face-to-face is core to our work as a membership organisation. We hold 10 members’ assemblies throughout the year, aiming to reach all nine English regions. Date 29 July 2019 Time 10.00–14.30 Location YMCA Lincoln – The Showroom, LN6 7QY The meetings …

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EMASN Patient and public involvement bursary application deadline extended

Patient and public involvement bursaries – deadline to apply extended!  East Midlands Academic Science network is offering community and voluntary sector groups the chance to apply for a one-off bursary of £1,500. The funding is to support existing and future work to involve public, patients and carers in promoting innovations and the adoption and spread …

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Mental Health First Aid Course – CLIP – 8 July

CLIP is offering a Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) accredited training course designed to Teach people to spot symptoms of mental health issues, offier initial heal and guide a person towards support The course will start Monday 8 July and take place over the course of 2 weeks 09:30 – 16:00 at The Bridge Learning …

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Awards success for Gainsborough green group

Mercer Wood Community Group has been named overall winner and best community project in the Lincolnshire Environmental Awards, in recognition for their work in Gainsborough.

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