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Cold Weather Fund open for applications

16 October 2019 - 10:43am

Ministry of Housing Communities and Local Government are providing up to £1million of the Cold Weather Fund to Homeless Link to administer funding to charitable organisations that are not commissioned by local authorities. The project’s overall aim is to financially support local providers in helping people sleeping rough off the streets this winter.

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16
Oct

County Durham and Tees Valley Clinical Commissioning Groups confirm merger plans

16 October 2019 - 10:08am

The five Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) across the County Durham and Tees Valley areas have confirmed their plans to merge into two closely linked CCGs. The announcement follows approval from NHS England and NHS Improvement, and sits within the framework outlined in the NHS Long Term Plan.

With effect from 1 April 2020 the two newly created CCGS will be:

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16
Oct

Linx to raise awareness of hate crime in youth during Hate Crime Awareness Week

3 October 2019 - 2:58pm

Linx detached youth work project will be delivering a wide range of activities to raise awareness of hate crime in Middlesbrough's young people during Hate Crime Week 2019. Linx runs a range of open access youth sessions across Middlesbrough. The dates, locations and times of these are as below:

Monday 14th October 

Grove Hill Junior Group – 10-13-year olds

Time: 5pm-7pm

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03
Oct

Teeswide Safeguarding Adults Board Annual Consultation

2 October 2019 - 12:21pm

Teeswide Safeguarding Adults Board works in partnership with a wide range of organisations, to safeguard and promote the well-being and independence of adults at risk of abuse or neglect.

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02
Oct

Safeguarding for charity trustees

2 October 2019 - 12:13pm

NSPCC Learning has updated its website content on safeguarding and child protection for charity trustees in the UK. The content covers safeguarding policies and procedures including: governance and leadership; safer recruitment; managing allegations and incidents; and links to relevant legislation and guidance.

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02
Oct