Adult Social Care: Online Directory Consultation 2019 – Stoke-on-Trent City Council

Stoke-on-Trent City Council would like to invite you to help us develop an online directory of local community groups, voluntary organisations and private care and support providers. The aim is to provide Stoke-on-Trent residents and health and social care professionals with information to give choice and control over how care and support needs could be met. By including you in …

Volunteers needed – Cancer Support Programme

Life with cancer in Staffordshire is still life; we’ll help you live it. The Cancer Support Programme (CaSP) is a partnership between the Beth Johnson Foundation and Macmillan Cancer Support. We are here to provide links to social, emotional and practical support to adults living with and beyond a cancer diagnosis. The Beth Johnson Foundation has a long history of …

CCG Annual General Meetings 2019

  You are invited to attend the CCG Annual General Meeting in Common. This is a chance to meet Clinical Commissioning Group Directors, Lay Members and staff and hear about the work they’ve been doing to improve local health services in the last year. They will also be talking about their priorities going forward and you will have the opportunity …

It’s time to get ready for Making Tax Digital

VAST Accounts team are here to help you prepare for the change Many UK organisations will be affected by Making Tax Digital (MTD) for VAT, HMRC’s plan to bring UK tax into the digital age. And we have everything you need to become MTD ready to ensure a smooth transition. Get in touch today to discuss how VAST can help …

Volunteer Management Training – 24th July 2019

24th July 2019 10:00am – 2:30pm Dudson Centre, Hanley The Volunteer Manager role is often a challenging one for various reasons, but with Vintage Volunteers, it doesn’t have to be. The Volunteer Management training will tell you what you need to know to better support your valuable volunteers, from recruitment to training and retaining. This training will help you to …

Primary Prevention workshop for frontline staff

The Public Health team would like to invite health care professionals/practice staff to a Primary Prevention workshop. The session is aimed to provide frontline staff (Practice Nurses, Health visitors, Healthcare Support workers, Reception staff, etc.) with up to date information about the commissioned services available to support patients/clients in Stoke on Trent to lead a healthier lifestyle. The 3 hour …

UK Social Enterprise Awards 2019

Applications are now open for the 2019 UK Social Enterprise Awards. The Awards recognise organisations for their business excellence and contribution to society, as well as the achievements of people working at the heart of the sector. All social enterprises can apply, with certain categories also open to investors, corporates, public sector bodies and charities. Winners will be announced at …

Suicide First Aid through Understanding Suicide Intervention

Course overview: Teaching the theory and practice of suicide intervention skills that can be applied in any professional or personal setting, captured in a one-day event accredited by City and Guilds of London. We use only the most experienced suicide prevention trainers to deliver this unique learning experience: for anyone who seeks greater understanding and confidence to intervene with people …