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Ardwick Green North
Manchester
M12 6FZ
Tel: 0161 276 9300
Fax: 0161 276 9301
Email: info@vsnw.org.uk

News

Let us know your views on social prescribing

15 April 2015

Social prescribing has become a key area of the current health agenda and we would like to know your views and experiences

First Steps Enterprise Fund launched

15 April 2015

Small community-led organisations based in the North West can now apply for up to £30,000 from the new First Steps Enterprise Fund

Making the Case - new report

15 April 2015

The delivery of independent information and advice for older people which brings together housing and care options and related financial advice is the focus of Making the Case, a new report published this week by the leading national organisations concerned with the provision of such services

Liverpool City Region Devolution Event Presentations

15 April 2015

VSNW recently supported and spoke at an event in Liverpool to launch VS6, a new partnership of VCFSE organisations, and discuss the role of the sector in devolution in the Liverpool City Region

Wirral Third Sector Business Awards

14 April 2015

Wirral CVS is launching the first Wirral Third Sector Business Awards and the deadline for nominations is 1st May

Community Economic Development - Grants and Support

14 April 2015

The CED programme will offer grants and support to selected communities, to help them produce a well-supported, dynamic and deliverable local economic plan. The closing date for applications is 8th May 2015

Cheshire Hunger - new report

14 April 2015

A group of charities, including West Cheshire Foodbank, The Trussell Trust, Cheshire West Citizens Advice Bureau, DIAL West Cheshire (DIAL House), Chester Aid to the Homeless, the Debt Advice Network and the Salvation Army worked with the University of Chester on new research about why people are referred to West Cheshire Foodbank

Interim Report of Health and Social Care and the Sector Published

14 April 2015

The Department of Health, Public Health England, NHS England and representatives of the sector have been working together to review how the government invests in the sector in their work on health and care. Their interim report has now been published

2014 to 2020 European Structural and Investment Funds

8 April 2015

The first call for applications to run projects backed by the European Stuctural and Investment Fund has been issued

Big Lottery Fund Strategic Framework

7 April 2015

The Big Lottery Fund have set out their strategic framework for 2015-21. They believe people should be in the lead in improving their lives and communities.

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Featured News

3 August 2015

VCSE role in Greater Manchester Devolution

A collective partnership letter has been sent to Tony Lloyd, the Interim Mayor of Greater Manchester, which gives proposals for the VCSE role in GM devolution

3 August 2015

Public Health England sign agreement with Greater Manchester

Public Health England have agreed five key areas of work including "nurturing a social movement for change".

29 July 2015

VSNW survey into cross-partnership working

We’re conducting a short survey looking at cross-sector partnership working in the North West, in association with Compact Voice

13 July 2015

New VSNW Project Manager and Business Development Lead

We are delighted to welcome Angie Took to the VSNW team this month in the new role of Project Manager and Business Development Lead

29 June 2015

£20 million Local Sustainability Fund launched

The fund, which will be delivered by the Big Lottery Fund, will provide grants that will enable recipients to implement organisational changes and access professional advice

Contact Us

Voluntary Sector North West
St. Thomas Centre
Ardwick Green North
Manchester
M12 6FZ
Tel: 0161 276 9300
Fax: 0161 276 9301
Email: info@vsnw.org.uk