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Information on plans to commemorate the anniversary of the Manchester Arena attack

Manchester City Council is leading the city’s arrangements to mark the anniversary of the Manchester Arena attack on Tuesday 22 May 2018. Those affected by those terrible events will want to mark the date in different ways, so the programme is varied and takes different forms, to make sure that people can feel connected to […]

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Comic Relief – Safe, Secure, Settled fund

This initiative will invest in projects that are using sport to improve the lives of young people without a safe or secure place to live, helping them to gain the skills and resources to lead safe and positive lives. Comic Relief will consider work that supports children and young people aged up to and including […]

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Seetec expression of interest for National Citizen Service

Seetec is seeking experienced providers of youth-focused programmes for the forthcoming National Citizen Service opportunity. The National Citizen Service Trust, more commonly referred to as the NCS Trust, is due to commence the re-procurement of the National Citizen Service, the new contracts for which are due to go live in 2019. The National Citizen service […]

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Manchester Safeguarding Boards e-Bulletin Seventh edition – 3 April 2018

The Manchester Safeguarding Boards (MSB) comprises the Manchester Safeguarding Adults Board (MSAB) and the Manchester Safeguarding Children Boards (MSCB). The Boards share an Independent Chair, Julia Stephens-Row; and are supported by the MSB Business Unit. The bulletin includes news, events, training opportunities and links to information and resources which we hope will be of use […]

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Introductory Session: ‘Coping with estrangement from a child or adult child

This one off workshop, provided by Stand Alone on 2 June, 2pm-4pm in Central Manchester is for parents estranged from adult children or children. The workshop gives you the chance to meet with others in a similar situation, and to share your thoughts and feelings about what family estrangement means for you. It will also […]

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Rathbone training opportunities for young people

Are you working with NEET young people looking for their next step into education, employment or an Apprenticeship? Rathbone Training has a number of opportunities available for young people aged 16-18 across the Greater Manchester Area and Lancashire areas. Rathbone Training can offer immediate starts to 16-18 year old young people who may be wanting […]

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Manchester Safeguarding Boards e-Bulletin Sixth edition – 5 March 2018

The Manchester Safeguarding Boards (MSB) comprises the Manchester Safeguarding Adults Board (MSAB) and the Manchester Safeguarding Children Boards (MSCB). The Boards share an Independent Chair, Julia Stephens-Row; and are supported by the MSB Business Unit. The bulletin includes news, events, training opportunities and links to information and resources which we hope will be of use […]

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New Manchester charity to support 15,000 young people in the City

Young Manchester is a new charity, established to commission youth and play services across the City of Manchester with a mandate to make Manchester a world-class city for children & young people, where they can be happy, safe and healthy, realise their full potential and prosper from the city’s economic growth. Following seed investment of […]

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Trusted Relationships Fund

The Home Office has launched a £13 million fund to help youth workers, police, nurses and other professionals form close, protective relationships with children and young people at risk of sexual exploitation, county lines gang crime or relationship abuse. The Trusted Relationships Fund will invite local authorities to apply for funding to run projects aimed […]

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Child Bereavement UK Manchester Development Project

Child Bereavement UK supports families and educates professionals when a baby or child of any age dies or is dying, or when a child is facing bereavement. Every year they train over 4000 professionals, helping them to better understand and meet the needs of grieving families. In the UK, when a baby or child dies, […]

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