We support, promote and develop voluntary and community action in Middlesbrough.


We advertise events and training of interest to clients, staff and volunteers of voluntary organisations in Middlesbrough.  We can advertise your event or training on our website for free.

Care leaver awareness training

16 March 2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm

This course will be of interest to those working with young people in both a community and custodial setting. The course explores what it means to be a care leaver and the potential issues faced by care experienced people. The course also gives awareness on the rights and entitlements of legal care leavers aged 18 to 25 years.

This is a 3 hour session and is currently delivered on Zoom.



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Find a Funder Workshop

11 April 2022 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Learn how to get the most out of the Find a Funder website. Get ideas for funding activities, projects and works your organisation wants to undertake and meet other Voluntary and Community Sector staff and volunteers working for change in Middlesbrough.

The first part of the workshop will look at how to get the best out of the Find a Funder search site. The second part of the session will explore how to avoid making common mistakes when making funding applications.

The session will be led by Sharon Barker from Middlesbrough Council and John Atkinson from MVDA.


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