Cumbria CVS supports the publication of community news for the South Lakeland and Barrow areas.
(The South Lakeland version is funded by South Lakeland District Council.)
To have your news included in future issues, or to get the bulletins directly to your inbox, contact:
Julie Sharkey on email@example.com
People’s Health Trust
Local groups and organisations with great ideas to make their communities even better places to live are now invited to apply for funding to turn their ideas into reality.
Friday 24 June 2016
10am – 12pm
- Meet the board of Directors
- Meet everyone that works in Carlisle Key
- Find out more about our services
- Get updates on the new services we have launched this year
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As part of volunteers’ week, volunteers who help in health and social care were asked to contribute to a blog – including Jenny from Millom. Read their blog:
The latest news from Jozi Brown, Senior Engagement Officer, Cumbria CVS
We are pleased that many of you have already renewed your membership with Cumbria CVS and we look forward to working with and supporting you over the next year.
If your organisation’s membership expired on 31 May, don’t worry! Send back your completed email membership form and we’ll get you back on track!
Save time and money, be advised and informed, be part of a powerful voice.
The OneFamily Foundation are making £200,000 available for OneFamily customers to nominate local projects close to their heart. This is for community groups and projects based in the UK, covering:
– Health, Disability & Social Care
– Schools and Centres of Education
– Sports and Social Groups
– Youth and Affiliated Organisations
Last Winter’s floods brought out the very best in people throughout Cumbria, with a huge volunteer response.
If you or your team of volunteers were involved in flood recovery or think that you may like to help in the future, then our new programme of volunteer training is for you.
All sessions have been designed to help volunteers respond confidently following an emergency-situation.
Flood Forums/Fairs and Consultations on draft flood investigation report
For advice if you’ve been affected by the flood or to give information on how you were affected.
There are numerous events happening around the county. To find one in your area, visit:
The Fresh Ideas Fund is a grant programme developed by Northern Rock Foundation to enable voluntary, community and social enterprises in Cumbria to explore new opportunities to help them grow in size, improve long term sustainability and increase their impact, through grants of up to £50,000.
The first deadline for applications is Friday 22nd July