OSCP is launching a new Child Exploitation campaign this week – #CEtheSigns. Also, advance date for their conference, plus training materials.
Cornwall VSF interviewed Ann van Dyke, recently awarded an MBE, about her work with Sure Start, national schemes, and local organisations, to support and provide for disadvantaged children, and others.
Cornwall Council has produced three new information packs, for community organisations, businesses, and those self-isolating, to collect the relevant information that is needed. Please get your copies and share them.
A collection of news articles around the impact of COVID-19, including on carers, jobs, and mental health (especially in young people).
News stories around poverty, including the Job Support Scheme, fuel poverty, free school meals and the tackling the cashless economy.
What is the VCS Emergencies Partnership, why is Cornwall VSF involved, and how could it help you?
Everything you need to know here, plus national insights into mental health capacity and support.
Have your say on the future of the Edward Hain Hospital in St Ives – Virtual public meeting TODAY at 5.30.
Cornwall Samaritans has been helping people for 50 years this year, helping more than 30,000 contacts in the last 12 months. Find out more here.
A collection of news stories around prisons and probation, in and COVID-19, including a distance learning delivery opportunity (tender closing 30 October, info seminar today).
Cornwall Council is running a survey and art competition to shape the future of special educational needs provision. Have your say, by 30 November
Funding – community businesses, LGBTQ+ and BAME organisations, Theatres, supporting children in food poverty, digital inclusion, young people & the environment, and the most vulnerable in society.
Find out how Cornwall Council is engaging with LGBTQ and BAME communities to encourage greater inclusion. How can you get involved?
A quick round-up of news affecting the sector as a whole, plus some useful resources around Gift Aid, and a survey.
See the latest Government guidance on shielding (with handy infographic) and other supporting information.
Winter Workforce Wellbeing – take a slow stroll around the Eden Project, and explore what’s new and what’s grown – with less people than normal.
More families are going facing poverty this winter, according to a new report. Plus, the Indices of Multiple Deprivation stats for the areas you work in.
The Landmarks Trust is once again offering 50 Free holidays for the sector, in its holiday accommodation. Who could you nominate – staff, volunteers, beneficiaries?
Find out the latest on Test and Trace self-isolating support payments, what the three-tier system means for Cornwall, and where to see the latest Cornwall figures.
Funding opportunities – community groups, via CRCC, housing projects, cultural support for arts venues, community projects, and around the catering industry.
Find out who has been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list in Cornwall. If you know more about a person who has been recognised, drop us a line – we’d love to run a longer story!