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Time to think about grants 2019

Time to think about Grants for 2019It's only a few months until Christmas and then it will be the start of a New Year with plans and projects that may need a reliable cashflow from grants and fundraising to enable the work of your organization to move forward. From the beginning of October onwards many of the Trusts and grant funders  will be advertising that they are open for new […]

Safeguarding: Are you compliant?

  The latest headlines about Charity organisations having to deal with safeguarding issues prompts us to write this post as a general reminder to those who work in various organisations, churches, sports clubs, and community groups etc. If you are a club, sports group, church, or community organisation please make sure that your Safeguarding policy and protocols are up-to-date. A named person should be appointed as Safeguarding officer, and the Safeguarding Officer […]

Mental Health Support offered as part of National Citizen Service but some are saying this is this too little, to too few

Theresa May this week has announced that Mental Health training will be offered as part of the National Citizen Service training programme. Mrs May said: “Mental health issues can have a devastating effect on young lives and that’s why making sure young people are fully supported both inside and outside of the classroom is a key priority for me. “We know that early intervention, along with giving young people the […]