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  • Mon, 11/09/2017 - 18:26

    People Powered Health in Greater Manchester

    Edited by Carey Bamber, Ben Gilchrist and Steve Goslyn

    This is a selection of stories from across Greater Manchester which show the impact of people powered health projects.

  • Sat, 02/09/2017 - 18:09

    The CSJ Awards is an annual high-profile, high-impact event in the Westminster calendar at which the CSJ showcases and rewards grassroots charities and voluntary organisations from local communities throughout the UK that have developed effective and innovative ways of addressing a variety of entrenched social issues.

  • Sat, 02/09/2017 - 17:35

    Are you the parent or carer of a loved one with a learning disability?

    At Mencap, we know it can be a worry to think about how they will cope when you are no longer around. But making the right arrangements and planning for their financial future now is vital.

  • Mon, 28/08/2017 - 17:16

    Come along and talk about your work and exchange experiences with other network members.

  • Mon, 28/08/2017 - 16:15

    Each year we invite people to take on the challenge of sleeping out to highlight some of the hardships that homeless people have to face every single night. 

    Hundreds of people will be joining us for this great event and raising vital funds to help homeless people in our community.

  • Mon, 28/08/2017 - 15:22

    Creative Support is a national not-for-profit organisation which is looking to recruit warm and person centred individuals in your area to provide the highest standards of care to service users with support needs.

  • Mon, 28/08/2017 - 15:10

    We are excited to announce that we have launched a new social investment fund at a bustling event at our St Thomas Centre. The event was held in collaboration with Greater Manchester Social Enterprise Network (GMSEN) and included sessions and workshops from network members and a speech from Eamonn Boylan, Chief Executive at Greater Manchester Combined Authority.

  • Mon, 28/08/2017 - 14:58

    Salford Together operates wellbeing projects across Salford, these mainly focus on older people’s needs and quality of life.  The projects include Tech and Tea (a course for older people to learn IT skills), Postural Stability (fitness classes after people have had a fall), social projects in Care Homes and Community Outreach.

  • Mon, 28/08/2017 - 14:37

    Come along to the Type 1 Discovery Day at the fantastic DW Stadium, where you can find out more about the latest progress in type 1 diabetes research, listen to inspirational talks and meet other families and individuals affected by the condition.

    The Mayor of Wigan, who has made us his charity of the year, will also be joining us to say hello!

  • Mon, 28/08/2017 - 14:26

    The Select Committee on Citizenship and Civic Engagement was set up on 29 June 2017. It has to report by 31 March 2018. British society is changing.