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Month: February 2020

Funding available from the WG Edwards Charitable Foundation

27th February 2020

The WG Edwards Charitable Foundation provides grants of between £1000-£3000, with the average grant being for £1700 Trustees are particularly interested in supporting diverse charities which support older people – this is all the way from large institutions to small community-run organisations. The Foundation was established to support capital projects and innovative projects but is … Read more

From DoLS to LPS: an important time for mental capacity – a blog from Department of Health

26th February 2020

The Department of Health have shared a new blog about the move from the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) to Liberty Protection Safeguards (LPS) over the next few months. DoLS will continue to run alongside LPS for a year after implementation to ease the transition of existing cases. The blog provides an overview of the … Read more

Small Grants available from Warburtons

24th February 2020

Warburtons are offering Grants of up to £250 for charitable organisations that want to deliver broader activities. Their community investment funds are allocated to local Warburtons bakeries and depots as they can make the best decisions based on their local communities. The central team will match your postcode with your local Warburtons site and pass … Read more

FREE media and communications advice and support

20th February 2020

Want to jazz up your comms and put some pizzazz in your marketing but not sure where to start? The Media Trust are running a FREE match up service for charities and community groups who are looking for advice from creative and communications experts. Find out more and register your organisation here Read more

FREE support for third sector organisations to help use data and statistics

19th February 2020

Charities are often required to collect and analyse stats and data for their funders but data and statistics can also be beneficial to the organisation too. The Royal Statistical Society are offering free support to charities who need help to collect, analyse and present data or who may need help in interpreting data to make … Read more

Evan Cornish Foundation Grants

18th February 2020

The Evan Cornish Foundation offer grants to support the most marginalised people in society and promote human rights. The grants are suitable for charities, not-for-profits and Community Interest Companies with prioritisation given to smaller organisations and projects which prioritise women. Grant themes include: Elderly People – particularly projects which support the wellbeing of older people with … Read more

Apply for FREE business consultancy services from Action Planning

13th February 2020

Action Planning is 30 years old this year and to celebrate their Pearl anniversary, their Associates are giving away over £100,000 worth of consultancy services for FREE. There are 56 packages on offer, with an average value of £2,000, reflecting their consultants’ depth and breadth of expertise and experience in the areas of Governance & … Read more

Autism workshops in Somerset

12th February 2020

Autism Somerset CIC are running a range of free Autism workshops during February and March 2020. Topics include: Autism awareness – strategies for anxiety Autism and anxiety Anxiety behaviour and coaching Training will take place in Highbridge and Bridgwater. Find out more and book your FREE place here. Read more

Small business grant finder

11th February 2020

Know your money have put together a list of over 200 grants for start-up and small businesses. The list covers different regions and industry sectors, including a section specifically for charities and social enterprises. Take a look at the full list here Read more

Join the older people’s network in Central Bedfordshire

10th February 2020

The Central Bedfordshire Older People’s Network seeks to promote the inclusion and integration of older people living in the various communities of Central Bedfordshire, to promote equality of access to information and services, to promote a positive attitude to ageing and to promote an enhanced quality of life for older people. The network is open … Read more