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Help shape our future Volunteer Centre offer

3 August 2022 - 1:29pm

As part of our Volunteer Centre work, we’re keen to better understand the needs of your organisation in terms of volunteer support, advice and guidance. 

We’d be grateful if you could take the quick survey below which will help shape our future volunteering service offer.

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03
Aug

Middlesbrough Severe Weather Emergency Protocol activated to support rough sleepers

15 July 2022 - 5:05pm

As of Sunday 17th July Middlesbrough Council is activating the Severe Weather Emergency Protocol (SWEP) for the first time due to extreme heat. SWEP will last for a minimum of 3 nights. The following message is from Rachel Jenkins at the Council who will send notification when this is deactivated.

This advice is to support rough sleepers who may be in need of help.

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15
Jul

Levelling Up funding available from Council

15 July 2022 - 4:45pm

Community Grant Fund – Levelling Up Grant 2022

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15
Jul

Tees Valley Volunteering Charter Launched

30 June 2022 - 9:56am

A new volunteering charter, designed to help organisations give volunteers assurances on the quality of their experience launches today. 

Developed by the Tees Valley Infrastructure Partnership (TVIP), the Charter features a list of statements which organisations pledge to work towards. These include making sure volunteering is welcoming and accessible and providing volunteers with the support they need. 

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30
Jun

New map of Community Venues in Middlesbrough

24 June 2022 - 8:48am

If you’re looking for somewhere to meet for a coffee or hold a meeting then take a look at our new map of community venues in Middlesbrough. The team at MVDA have brainstormed those we know and created a google map of venues with contact details.
 

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24
Jun