Health and Social Care eBulletin


Welcome to our latest Health and Social Care e-bulletin which contains all the latest news relating to Health and Social Care Devolution agenda, together with information about related events, reports and surveys which we hope will be of interest.

Among the items in this edition are:-


COVID-19: Vaccine Comms Pack and Webinar

Vaccines: preventing the spread of false information

GM=EqAl Covid 19 Vaccination Programme Position Statement

Community pharmacies come on board as GM steps up Covid-19 vaccine roll out

Every Mind Matters campaign launched

Greater Manchester Bereavement Service

Resilience Hub – help for health and social care workers and their families in G

Kings Fund – useful jargon buster for the current health and social care landscape

VCSEs: A guide to working with government

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

Barometer survey: impact of Covid-19 on VCSE organisations

New briefing: What works in tackling social isolation of older people in Bangladeshi Communities

Hate Crime Awareness Week 2021

World Cancer Day 2021 and Answer Cancer Champions Training


GMCVO VCSE Assembly: Procurement Green Paper Consultation,

8th February, 2021 2:00 – 3:30 PM

GMCVO VCSE Assembly: Children and Families, 

11th February, 2021 10:00 AM through 12:30 PM

“Tackling racial inequalities and racism in physical activity and sport”,
Thursday 18th February 2021, 10.00 – 12.00 

Vacancy: Ageing Equally Policy Officer (BAME)

Vacancy: Researcher – Invitation to tender

Free support for VCSE orgs via ‘Skills for Growth SME Support’ programme

Have your say: Covid-19 community engagement

Have your say: Safer transfers of care home residents to/from hospitals

Have your say: You have the power to help your loved ones get excellent care

Have your say: Dementia Support for African Caribbean communities

Free Cyber Resilience Business Starter Membership Packages Available

Funding: Green Social Prescribing in GM to improve mental health – Invitation to Apply for Funding

Funding: ‘Grants for Good’ Fund for Small Charities and Social Entrepreneurs

Funding: 2021 Windrush Day Grant Scheme

Funding: Cameron Grants for Innovation in Mental Health

Funding: The Charity Service Grant Fund

Funding: The Percy Bilton Charity

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