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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

News

Active Communities Funding

12 January 2015

Applications are now open for the People's Health Fund 'Active Communities' programme for organisations in Cheshire East and West, Warrington, Chester and Halton

Petition to protect funding for Rural Community Councils

8 January 2015

Ninety years of dedicated support for England’s 11,000 rural communities is under threat after the government warned it may withdraw funding from the ACRE Network.They are asking for everyone to sign a petition to oppose this and call on Defra to continue funding.

Job Opportunity: The Lesbian and Gay Foundation

17 December 2014

Closing date - open 

PCCs and the voluntary sector - two years on

2 December 2014

Following the recent Clicks online survey, they've published a report on how people feel they've been able to engage with police and crime commissioners in the two years since they started in post

VSNW signs the Declaration of Interdependence

25 November 2014

Voluntary Sector North West has signed up to the Children England Declaration of Interdependence

Dates announced for the Level 5 Management of Volunteers programme

25 November 2014

Are you a Volunteer Manager looking for further skills development in leadership and interested in gaining a nationally recognised qualification that will challenge your thinking, expand your knowledge and support you in your role? 

Adult Learners' Week - Award Nominations Now Open

25 November 2014

 Who will you nominate for an Adult Learners’ Week Awards in 2015?

Young, working and renting: Report reveals changing picture of UK poverty

24 November 2014

Written by the New Policy Institute for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, the latest annual Monitoring Poverty and Social Exclusion report reveals the changing picture of poverty in the UK

Survey of VCS organisations - how you are surviving in the health landscape

24 November 2014

The Health and Care Voluntary Sector Strategic Partnership (of which Regional Voices, and therefore VSNW, is part) has launched the biggest survey of voluntary and community organisations of the year

Additional funds offered for Reaching Communities programme applicants

10 November 2014

It was recently announced that applicants to the Big Lottery Fund’s Reaching Communities programme will be offered additional funds to develop their organisation’s knowledge, skills and confidence to deliver more effective and sustainable services

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Featured News

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

24 June 2015

Urgent - make sure your voice is heard on health and care

You can ensure that your voice is heard by completing the Universty of Durham and NHS England surveys on public health reforms and the NHS standard contract

10 June 2015

English Devolution: Local Solutions for a Healthy Nation

We are pleased to be featured in this Local Government Association publication about devolution and health 

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