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  • Thu, 06/10/2011 - 13:20

    A one day training on how to communicate effectively with speakers of other languages. The course will benefit anyone who works with diverse groups especially people who speak English as an additional language.

    3 November 2011 10am – 4pm
    Luther King House, Brighton Grove, Manchester M14 5JP

  • Wed, 05/10/2011 - 15:08

    The Counselling & Family Centre, 40 Mayors Road, Altrincham WA15 9RP

    • free parking!
    • limited places!

    Contact Jennie – 0781 4727712

  • Wed, 05/10/2011 - 14:11

    Manchester Metropolitan University in partnership with Community North West have asked Our Life to circulate details of research they are conducting. The research will investigate how community groups in the region are faring in the current climate, how they are responding to change and what support they may need in order to become more resilient.

  • Wed, 05/10/2011 - 13:39

    Councillors on Trafford Council's Community Wellbeing Select Committee are reviewing the Council and partnership work around tackling domestic violence. The review is looking at how effective current partnership working is and the impact it is having on tackling domestic abuse. It will also help highlight the enormous impact domestic violence has on victims and their families.

  • Wed, 05/10/2011 - 13:07

    Teamv - coordinated by v, NIACE, Charities Aid Foundation and The Rank Foundation - is recruiting inspirational young people aged 18-25 to run three flagship projects, in which they will coordinate volunteers to work with them in tackling key social issues in local communities across England. The deadline for applications is 13 October 2011 at 5pm.

  • Wed, 05/10/2011 - 12:53

    Resource Centre, a Brighton based charity support agency have developed simple accounts systems for small community groups to track their grant funding.

  • Tue, 04/10/2011 - 16:50

    RBS and Natwest CommunityForce project are looking for your vote to decide which three projects in each of their operational areas will recieve up to £6,000 in support. Details of all applicants can be viewed online at There are over 20 groups from Trafford looking for your support. Vote before October 23rd.

  • Tue, 04/10/2011 - 16:32

    Trafford Victim Support is offering a monthly drop in session for victims of anti-social behaviour.

    Anti social behaviour can take many forms. It includes calling people names, threatening behaviour, or neighbours playing loud music. It is any behaviour that causes harassment, alarm or distress to an individual or to people living in the neighbourhood.

  • Tue, 04/10/2011 - 16:19

     The Special Educational Needs Family’s Support Group (SENFSG) work with local families of disabled children and young people aged 0-25 years old with special needs

  • Tue, 04/10/2011 - 16:02

    The BBC in partnership with RaceOnline 2012 are about to promote their " Go On- Give an Hour" campaign, where regular internet users will be encouraged to give an hour of their time to support people who currently don't surf the web.