Newshttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/New Regional Voices Health Network Coordinatorhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2015-08-25-new-regional-voices-health-network-coordinatorhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2015-08-25-new-regional-voices-health-network-coordinator<div data-canvas-width="712.1904">Regional Voices champions the work of voluntary and community organisations to improve health, well-being and care across England. They are a partnership of nine regional networks, including VSNW, which connect to over 25,000 voluntary and community organisations across England. They have announced that Jonathan Appleton is their new Health Network Coordinator</div>Tue, 25 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0100Job Opportunities: Together Womenhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2015-08-24-job-opportunities-together-womenhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2015-08-24-job-opportunities-together-women<p>Closing date - Friday 4th September 2015 at 12pm</p>Mon, 24 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0100Funding available in Merseyside from the Police Property Act Fundhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2015-08-24-funding-available-in-merseyside-from-the-police-property-act-fundhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2015-08-24-funding-available-in-merseyside-from-the-police-property-act-fund<p><span class="EventNewsContent">Merseyside&rsquo;s Police Commissioner has announced more funding will be allocated to projects which help to divert young people away from crime and anti-social behaviour during the autumn half-term</span></p>Mon, 24 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0100Job Opportunity: The Charity Servicehttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2015-08-24-job-opportunity-the-charity-servicehttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2015-08-24-job-opportunity-the-charity-service<p>Closing Date - Friday 11th September</p>Mon, 24 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0100Job Opportunities: LGBT Foundationhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2015-08-19-job-opportunities-lgbt-foundationhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2015-08-19-job-opportunities-lgbt-foundation<p>&nbsp;Closing dates - various</p>Wed, 19 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0100A Day In The Life work shadowing initiativehttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2015-08-19-a-day-in-the-life-work-shadowing-initiativehttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2015-08-19-a-day-in-the-life-work-shadowing-initiative<p>A Day In The Life is a work shadowing initiative organised by NCVO that provides a unique opportunity for staff from government and voluntary organisations to step into each other's shoes for a day and learn about how the other sector operates</p>Wed, 19 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0100Bookings are open for the VSNW Conference and AGM 2015http://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2015-08-18-bookings-are-open-for-the-vsnw-conference-and-agm-2015http://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2015-08-18-bookings-are-open-for-the-vsnw-conference-and-agm-2015<p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-US">The VSNW Conference &amp; AGM 2015, &lsquo;Rethinking the Future&rsquo;, on Wednesday 7th October in Manchester will give delegates the opportunity to:&nbsp;</span>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.</p>Tue, 18 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0100Early doors: The voluntary sector’s role in Transforming Rehabilitationhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2015-08-18-early-doors-the-voluntary-sector-s-role-in-transforming-rehabilitationhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2015-08-18-early-doors-the-voluntary-sector-s-role-in-transforming-rehabilitation<p>Clinks have partnered with NCVO and Third Sector Research Centre to track the voluntary sector&rsquo;s involvement in and experience of recent changes to probation and prison services under Transforming Rehabilitation. Their report has now been published</p>Tue, 18 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0100Understanding needs and improving services for Manchester minority communities surveyhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2015-08-17-understanding-needs-and-improving-services-for-manchester-minority-communities-surveyhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2015-08-17-understanding-needs-and-improving-services-for-manchester-minority-communities-survey<p>Through conducting a survey with a range of partners, Faith Network 4 Manchester hope to build up a picture of the needs of different communities in Manchester, views on the city's changing demographic make-up, an understanding of the issues that impact on different groups and why BME women do or do not access specialist services</p>Mon, 17 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0100Wirral University Teaching Hospital CQC Inspection - Listening Eventhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2015-08-06-wirral-university-teaching-hospital-cqc-inspection-listening-eventhttp://www.vsnw.org.uk/news/view/2015-08-06-wirral-university-teaching-hospital-cqc-inspection-listening-event<p>The Wirral University Teaching Hospitals CQC &nbsp;Inspection is taking place in mid-September. &nbsp;A Listening event is planned toplace at Oxton St. Saviour, Bidston Road, Oxton, CH43 2JZ on Tuesday 8th September 2015 (6pm &ndash; 7.30pm). &nbsp;</p>Thu, 06 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0100