Health and Social Care eBulletin


Among the items in this bumper edition are :-


Keeping the Faith – report on domestic abuse and Covid among survivors with Faith backgrounds

Domestic abuse victims reminded support is still available during latest coronavirus lockdown

GM Crime Support Line Launched

Coronavirus (COVID-19) latest insights

COVID-19 Vaccination programme

Covid 19 vaccination programme: Community Briefing Notes

Respond, recover, reset: the voluntary sector and COVID-19

Safely Managing Covid 19: Greater Manchester Population Survey
The Kings Fund: The next steps towards integrated care

New Year stop smoking campaign

Energyworks in 2021

Strengthening the role of local welfare assistance – a new report from GMPA

Windrush Compensation Scheme reform

Jewish Community Services Directory

Briefings: risks facing people with NRPF and people who have been seeking asylum

Greater Manchester leaders’ open statement to the Home Office on asylum seeker evictions policy

Food And Support Team – a culturally appropriate food delivery service

Children and Young People’s mental health service access and waiting times

Emergency Grants for GM BAME Communities – Round 1 Micro Grants Awarded

Access to Kickstart scheme for VCSE sector employers

Department of Health and Social Care’s (DHSC) voluntary sector newsletter

Research Network meeting: Ageing Equally? – Supporting small VCSE organisations to plan and conduct research
22nd January 2021, 14:00 – 16:00

GMCVO VCSE Assembly: Integrated Care Systems,
4th February 2021, 14:30 – 16:30

GMCVO VCSE Assembly: Children and Young People School Readiness,
11th February 2021, 10:00 – 12:30

GMCVO VCSE Assembly: Procurement Green Paper Consultation,
11th February 2021, 14:00 – 15:30

Engagement opportunity: Oesophagael (OG) Cancer Small Community

Engagement opportunity: Mental Health Lived Experience Representatives Required for GM Mental Health Networks

Engagement opportunity: Individuals with lived experience of poverty to take part in Church Action Poverty’s Speaking Truth to Power programme

Engagement opportunity: Opportunities with Manchester Met Students

Engagement opportunity: Greater Manchester Successful in National Green Social Prescribing Bid

Engagement opportunity: Book a free online bowel cancer awareness talk

Engagement opportunity: Free Cyber Resilience Support and Guidance

Have your say: Achieving a fairer Greater Manchester

Have your say: University of Liverpool are asking public contributors to Public and Patient Involvement (PPIE) to take part in a research project

Have your say: Community engagement and behavioural insights review

Have your say: Doing Buses Differently: The impact of Covid-19 on our proposals for the future of your buses

Funding opportunity: Forever Manchester Awards – open for applications

Funding opportunities: GMCVO social investment support: through Covid-19 and beyond

Funding opportunity: new deadline for the North West Learning Together Programme

Funding opportunity: Community Business Renewal Fund and Powering Up

Funding opportunity: Funding Opportunities on GOV.UK
Changing Futures Scheme – England
Local Connections Fund – England

Funding opportunity: Covid 19 Community Resilience Fund: Round 2 launched

Funding opportunity: Round 2 of GM BAME Community small grants

Funding opportunity: Peer Support Grants

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