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Tender Opportunity for BAME support

14 December 2018 - 10:04am

The Northern Inclusion Consortium (NIC) (an established partnership of four of the North East’s largest charities – Humankind, Groundwork, Changing Lives and Mental Health Concern) delivers the Step Forward Tees Valley programme across the Tees Valley Area.

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14
Dec

Middlesbrough’s Joint Strategic Needs Assessment Children and Young People 2018

10 December 2018 - 3:33pm

The Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (JSNA) is a systematic way of assessing the health and social needs of the local population. It identifies ‘the big picture’, in terms of the health and wellbeing needs and inequalities of a local population. The 2018 Children and Young People's JSNA has now been published following it's approval last month.

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10
Dec

Middlesbrough’s free festive food list

6 December 2018 - 2:54pm

Download Middlesbrough’s free festive food list below:

Middlesbrough festive food list 2018-19

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06
Dec
Community Conversations: The Response

Community Conversations: The Response

22 November 2018 - 12:01pm

Hitting doorsteps, desks and inboxes this morning is our reflection of the community conversations that were hosted over the summer period by 42 community organisations. 1,765 local people shared their view about what life is like in Middlesbrough – for them, their families and others.  MVDA facilitated the process of hosting community conversations working in partnership with local public services and others. 

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22
Nov

Civil Society Futures - new report

19 November 2018 - 10:00am

Today sees the launch of the Civil Society Futures report - the result of a two year inquiry into the future of Civil Society and what the sector needs to do to change and adapt to economic and social changes over the next decade and beyond. 

It calls on individuals, charities and organisations in civil society to commit to a new ‘PACT’:

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19
Nov