News

Here's the latest news for Leicestershire Communities

Opportunity to deliver an employment support service

Posted: Fri, 05 Apr 2019 09:04

Please see a link below to information regarding an opportunity for relevant organisations to bid for a contract to deliver an employment support service across Leicester and Leicestershire, predominantly... Read More »

Tags: Funding, employment, disability, Mental Health

The SHIRE Grant Programme for 2019-20 is now OPEN for applications

Posted: Mon, 01 Apr 2019 09:59

To help deliver the priorities of Leicestershire County Council's Communities Strategy, the SHIRE Community Grant programme for 2019-20 will enable voluntary and community sector organisations (including... Read More »

Tags: Community, Funding, Grants, SHIRE Grants

Congratulations Sheepy

Posted: Fri, 22 Mar 2019 08:43

Congratulations to Sheepy Neighbourhood Plan group on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 14th March 2019, saw a turnout of 31.33% with the following results:-

288 - YES VOTES... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, referendum

Volunteer NHS Drivers Needed

Posted: Mon, 11 Mar 2019 10:55

    • Volunteer drivers are needed to join a team providing support for people attending appointments across NHS sites in Leicestershire and Rutland on weekdays up to 5pm.
    • A full, clean driving licence is required... Read More »

Tags: NHS

Congratulations Arnesby

Posted: Fri, 08 Mar 2019 09:11

Congratulations to Arnesby Neighbourhood Plan group on their successful referendum. The referendum, which took place on 28th February 2019, saw a turnout of 46.7% with the following results:-

120 - YES... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, Community, referendum

Pub is the Hub Supporting Communities

Posted: Thu, 28 Feb 2019 10:59

Inspired by His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales in 2001, Pub is The Hub operates as a 'not-for-profit' organisation dedicated to improving community services and activities. They offer advice and support... Read More »

Tags: Pub is the Hub, Community, Funding, Grants, loneliness

NHS England - Health Champion Programme 19/20

Posted: Tue, 26 Feb 2019 12:26

NHS England -  Health Champion Programme 19/20

Calling all Young Carers aged 16-24

Join the NHS England Young Carer Health Champion programme in July 2019

The Programme

The Young Carers Health Champion programme was established in 2015 to support improved... Read More »

Tags: NHS, Heath Champion Programme

LCC Vacancy - Engagement and Consultation Manager

Posted: Tue, 26 Feb 2019 12:19

LCC Vacancy - Engagement and Consultation Manager

Working Hours: Full Time, Hours per week - 37

Salary: £35,025

Appointment Type: Permanent

Location: County Hall, Glenfield, Leicestershire, LE3 8RA

Reference: CE0179

Closing date: 19 March 2019 at... Read More »

Tags: LCC, Vacancy

Funding Boost for Community Led Housing

Posted: Mon, 18 Feb 2019 08:10

The Community Led Homes Programme, which is managed by 4 leading housing charities, will receive £6 million of funding from the Government. The fund will be made available to groups to establish... Read More »

Tags: Neighbourhood Planning, Community, housing, affordable homes

Launch of Impactasaurus

Posted: Thu, 14 Feb 2019 15:55

Impactasaurus - "Impactasaurus" was launched last month, it was developed by volunteers to help small groups understand and demonstrate their impact. It is completely free and any small/medium organisation... Read More »

Tags: Demonstrate Impact, Project monitoring, Record Benefits