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Health and fitness survey - Middlesbrough Council

3 March 2017 - 11:07am

As part of a piece of work for a significant Sport England bid, Middlesbrough Council are asking people to complete the survey below (link attached to survey monkey). The survey is for people in South Tees (Middlesbrough and Redcar and Cleveland) to complete.

As part of a Sport England bid, residents can help to identify where health and fitness can be improved throughout the borough.

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MVDA and RCVDA to run newly merged HealthWatch South Tees

17 February 2017 - 3:00pm

MVDA and RCVDA are delighted to announce they will be leading the work to merge two local Healthwatch bodies and run the newly formed Healthwatch South Tees.

Healthwatch Middlesbrough and Healthwatch Redcar & Cleveland will be superseded by Healthwatch South Tees to become a new independent body from 1st April 2017, led by MVDA in a partnership with RCVDA.

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MVDA condemns decision to abandon child refugees

14 February 2017 - 4:08pm

MVDA is calling on the government to reverse its decision to remove sanctuary for thousands more refugee children after ministers claimed the scheme is an ‘incentivisation’ to other vulnerable displaced children.

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MVDA supports campaign to ditch degree requirement

1 February 2017 - 8:00pm

Today MVDA has signed up to support a campaign which encourages all charities to look at their job descriptions, person specifications and recruitment adverts and check whether they really need to require a ‘degree or equivalent’ for some of their roles.

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Tender for a partner link worker

31 January 2017 - 5:07pm

Durham Tees Valley Community Rehabilitation Company (DTV CRC) would like to invite tenders for the above opportunity.

DTV CRC requires a Partner Link Worker who will support individuals who have experienced or been affected by domestic abuse including those whose partners are sentenced to complete the Building Better Relationships (BBR) accredited offending behaviour programme.

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