Community Foundation in Wales – Grants

10th August 2016 Callum Jones 0

Community Foundation Network Grants for projects in all sectors of the local community. Each foundation has its own character appropriate to the location and grants may be made to a wide range of activities including: health; children and young people; arts and culture; the environment; services. Current Status – Open for Applications Maximum value: – Discretionary The broad purpose of Community Foundations is to promote and support local charitable and community activity.  This is through managing donor funds, building endowments and making grants to charities and community groups.  Community Foundations are created by and for local people. Value Notes The Community Foundation Network comprises members (established community foundations) and associates (aspiring community foundations).  All members and many associates run grant programmes.  Each Community Foundation has […]

Lunch Club Volunteer

10th August 2016 Callum Jones 0

Age Connects Torfaen are looking for volunteers to help run the regular lunch clubs on Monday, Tuesday and Thursdays within Torfaen. Carried out at lunch club venues: Court Farm & Oakfield Community Centre St Mary’s Church Hall, Croesyceiliog Ponthir Village Hall Widdershins Centre, Sebastopol The lunch clubs help elderly people socialise and connect with others in their community and provide a valuable community based source of support and friendship for older people. They are also provided with a meal The volunteers at lunch clubs help with the general organisation of a lunch club day and also in chatting to and helping the elderly people over lunch. It’s a very friendly atmosphere and a great community spirited place to volunteer with. Volunteers start around 11am and […]

Henry Smith Charity – Main Grants Programmes

10th August 2016 Callum Jones 0

Henry Smith Charity – Main Grants Programmes Revenue grants are available for projects involved with health and social welfare in the UK, including the Isle of Man and Channel Islands. Current Status – Open for Applications Maximum value: – Discretionary Grants are made for work with groups or communities under the following headings: Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME). Carers. Community service. Disability. Domestic and sexual violence. Drugs and alcohol/substance misuse. Ex-service men and women. Family services. Healthcare. Homelessness. Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender. Mental health. Older people. Prisoners and ex-offenders. Prostitution and trafficking. Refugees and asylum seekers. Young people. Value Notes Revenue funding of £10,000 or more per year for up to three years for core costs (including salaries and overheads), or the running […]

Welsh Ambulance Service NHS Trust

27th July 2016 Callum Jones 0

Message posted on behalf of Welsh Ambulance Service NHS Trust  At the Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust, we want to develop a list of promises to older people. This will be a list of things that we will promise you if you need to use any of our services. We want to talk to older people about this and ask people what they would like to see in the list of promises. It is important to us to talk to you about this, so that you can tell us what you want. Please read more on the form attached. You can either fill out the attached form and return it to us by post or email, or click here to send us your comments online. […]