The Road Ahead 2024

The Road Ahead 2024 has arrived to help guide your charity’s decisions over the next year. Read the full report to explore the challenges and opportunities you’ll be facing. Key takeaways from The Road Ahead 2024  The election will bring uncertainty – but also opportunity  While the election offers the potential for a better relationship […]

Fundraising Partnership with Hope Creative

Experience. Knowhow. Creativity. Three words describe how we do business. Hope Creative is a creative agency where exciting brands are brought to life. We’ll do everything we can to find the right solution for you. And we’ll do our best to deliver great results for your business. That’s because we believe in doing more and […]

Community Connector/Social Prescribing Link Worker

Staying Well Service and SWITCH(Staffordshire & Stoke-on-Trent’s Weight-related Interventions Tailored in Care for Health: Specialist Obesity Care and Treatment Pilot) 31 hours per week12 month Fixed contract£27,000 per annum (pro-rata) Based in Cannock and Stoke-on-Trent Districts Do you have great listening and communication skills?Have you got experience of helping others and a passion for supporting […]

Physical Activity Adviser

Together Active is seeking a Physical Activity Adviser to join our expanding team. This role is vital to provide expert knowledge to Together Active and external organisations about the impact of improving physical activity levels. Working closely with the Development Officer – Workforce, it will help to develop and implement evidence-based practices, policies and programmes that […]

MMR and Measles

The NHS and Public Health in Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent is contacting key members of the community to ask for support to help spread the message about the importance of MMR vaccination. Cases of measles are rising across England, including among children. It’s an infection that spreads very easily, especially in nurseries and schools if children […]

The TopCashback Sustainability Fund – Grants Available!

The TopCashback Sustainability Fund aims to benefit organisations and individuals working across the Staffordshire area. Grants are available for projects that are sustaining environmental and natural environment activities within the community as well as activities that engage people with healthy living pursuits. Projects should be working towards at least one of these areas of interest: […]

ICB Board Briefing Paper – January 2024

Please find attached a summary document that details the main areas covered in the ICB Board meeting that took place on 18 January 2024. The document can also be found on our website. This summary does not replace the formal minutes of the meeting; they will be signed off at the next formal Board meeting.

Labour leader outlines ‘society of service’ in major speech on civil society

Jay Kennedy reflects on the Labour Party’s latest engagement with the charity sector. The General Election year began with a foretaste of what’s to come as Labour Leader Sir Keir Starmer gave a major speech on civil society on 22 January, hosted by ProBono Economics.    It was a significant statement of intent to have the leader of […]

VAT Relief for Energy Saving Materials in Community Buildings

This success is from campaign work through the ACRE network to push for reduced VAT when facing the full VAT cost in installing energy saving measures (ESM’s) in community buildings. Regulations for reduced VAT on ESMs comes into force on 1st February 2024.Village and community halls are brought in line with domestic and residential property […]

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