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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

18 August 2015

Bookings are open for the VSNW Conference and AGM 2015

The VSNW Conference & AGM 2015, ‘Rethinking the Future’, on Wednesday 7th October in Manchester will give delegates the opportunity to: hear key thinkers and practitioners; engage in discussions focused on the key policy issues and programmes; and think about what we need to do and how we get there.

6 August 2015

Wirral University Teaching Hospital CQC Inspection - Listening Event

The Wirral University Teaching Hospitals CQC  Inspection is taking place in mid-September.  A Listening event is planned toplace at Oxton St. Saviour, Bidston Road, Oxton, CH43 2JZ on Tuesday 8th September 2015 (6pm – 7.30pm).  

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

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