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More than a Pub: The Community Pub Business Support Programme

Published date: 
Tuesday, 23rd July 2019

More than a Pub: The Community Pub Business Support Programme

Want to take ownership of your local pub and run it for the benefit of the community? Need help getting it into community hands?

The More than a Pub programme provides business development support to enable the community ownership of pubs in both rural and urban communities across England.

Rochdale - Volunteer Youth Mentoring

Published date: 
Tuesday, 23rd July 2019

 

Volunteer Youth Mentoring - Rochdale Connections Trust

RCT and M6 Studio Theatre are working in collaboration to deliver "Rochdale Cares to Act". This is a four year programme providing a menu of services for young people aged 11 to 16 living in Rochdale, Heywood and Middleton. Through the delivery of bespoke mentoring interventions we offer support across a range of issues including;
 

Rochdale Event - Building a Stronger Britain Together Roadshow

Published date: 
Tuesday, 23rd July 2019

Building Confidence to Challenge Honour Based Abuse and Forced Marriage

Supported by the government’s Building a Stronger Britain Together programme allows charities and community organisations to create more resilient communities, challenge extremism in all its forms and offer vulnerable individuals a positive alternative, regardless of race, faith, sexuality, age and gender.

Karma Nirvana and Rochdale Borough Council, invite you to attend a Building a Stronger Britain Together Roadshow.

The Anthony Seddon Fund to Celebrate World Suicide Prevention Day

Published date: 
Tuesday, 23rd July 2019
The Anthony Seddon Fund

The Anthony Seddon Fund will be hosting an event on Tuesday 10 September for World Suicide Prevention Day. The event will start at 6.30pm and end at 8.30pm at Ryecroft Hall, Audenshaw, M34 5ZJ. 

On the evening there will be information stalls from local mental health charities/support groups, guest speakers talking about how suicide has affected them and a candlelit vigil to remember loved ones. 

GM Homelessness Prevention Strategy - Your ideas needed!

Published date: 
Tuesday, 23rd July 2019

GM Homelessness Prevention Strategy - Your ideas needed!

The Greater Manchester Homelessness Action Network (GMHAN) have been tasked by Mayor Andy Burnham with developing a ten year GM Homelessness Prevention Strategy, with the Accountability Board (chaired by GM Housing and Homelessness Portfolio Lead City Mayor Paul Dennett) taking responsibility for starting and guiding this process.

Rochdale - Person Centred Health & Wellbeing Coach Training

Published date: 
Tuesday, 23rd July 2019

Health and Wellbeing Coach Training 

We are really excited to launch our accredited certificate in coaching which will support the Self-Care Vision across the Rochdale Borough (Heywood, Middleton, Rochdale and Pennine):

‘Driving a positive culture change by empowering the people of HMR to actively engage in their own health and wellbeing to live better lives’

Connecting You Seed Fund - We are recruiting Friends Panel volunteers!

Published date: 
Tuesday, 23rd July 2019

Friends Panel Recruitment - Volunteers

With a focus on improving health and wellbeing in the broadest sense, the Connecting You Seed Fund aims to make a difference right down at street level within our communities in the Rochdale Borough.

The funding pot has been termed a ‘seed fund’ because we see this funding as the seed from which activities and communities grow. This is intended to be a very early investment, meant to support a project until it can become self-sustaining.

The National Lottery Community Fund - Reaching Communities Funding Surgery at Action Together

Published date: 
Tuesday, 23rd July 2019

The National Lottery Community Fund - Reaching Communities Funding Surgery at Action Together

The National Lottery Community Fund has simplified the process of applying to its Reaching Communities fund.

Reaching Communities provides flexible funding over £10,000 for up to five years to organisations in England who want to take action on the issues that matter to people and communities.

They support ideas that meet one or more of the following priorities.

Training on Alcohol Exposure in Pregnancy

Published date: 
Tuesday, 23rd July 2019
Greater Manchester Health and Social Care

The Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership are investing in a pioneering ‘proof of concept’ programme to eliminate new cases of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders.  As part of this project a Specialist team of 3 Midwives are rolling out training to raise awareness of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder across Bury, Rochdale and Oldham, reinforcing  the Chief Medical Officer’s guidance on ‘No alcohol-No Risk’ and preventing an alcohol exposed pregnancy, including information on Long Acting Reversible Contraception (LARC).  

Greater Manchester Social Value Network Gathering

Published date: 
Monday, 22nd July 2019
Greater Manchester Social Value Network

You are invited to attend the Greater Manchester Social Value Network Gathering on Tuesday 10 Sept. It will focus on 'How can we make social value part of everything we do?'

Five years ago, a small group of people with an interest in Greater Manchester, its people and Social Value developed the Greater Manchester Social Value Network (GMSVN). Constituted on a voluntary basis, the Network has sought to draw together the public, commercial and social sectors to put Social Value at the heart of everything which Greater Manchester does.