National Careers Service – support and advice on careers and skills development

The National Careers Service provides free, up to date, impartial information, advice and guidance on careers, skills and the local labour market.  Our professional advisers are located in venues in Abingdon, Didcot,  Banbury, Bicester, Oxford City Centre, Rose Hill, Cowley Road and Witney. In addition, we are also able to attend the venues of any … Continue reading National Careers Service – support and advice on careers and skills development

Free Energy Audits for small and medium enterprises

The OxFutures Project is offering free energy audits to small and medium sized enterprises to identify energy saving opportunities. The audit will suggest a range of practical actions that will reduce energy, carbon, and cut costs for your organisation. To help implement the audit recommendations, there are grants available to cover 25% of the cost … Continue reading Free Energy Audits for small and medium enterprises

National Lottery Building Capabilities funding – have you received this and could you advise another group?

Has your organisation benefited from the National Lottery Building Capabilities funding?  This funding is additional to any training, evaluation or overhead costs in the Reaching Communities budget. It is to use to concentrate on improving one or two particular aspects of your organisation’s skills and knowledge. Daybreak Oxford have received this funding and it would be … Continue reading National Lottery Building Capabilities funding – have you received this and could you advise another group?

Help available to make your group more accessible for people with hearing loss, deafness or tinnitus

Action on Hearing Loss provide a range of information on hearing loss, deafness and tinnitus. We would like to reach out to people and give talks, participate in meetings and networking to promote our work. We do provide information materials and sign posting services.  We can help you on how to make your services more … Continue reading Help available to make your group more accessible for people with hearing loss, deafness or tinnitus

Innovation Fund workshop – Would you like to be involved?

As you may know, Oxfordshire County Council has made changes to daytime support for people aged 18 and over in Oxfordshire. One of these changes is the introduction of a new grant fund, starting in 2018: The Innovation Fund, £100,000 per year, will provide one-off grant funding to support the establishment of self-sustaining projects, delivering … Continue reading Innovation Fund workshop – Would you like to be involved?

Citizens Advice – Free Energy training in Feb/March – Get the best deal for your energy supply

Please follow this link  https://tinyurl.com/ydbhzndo to register for our free Energy Best Deal training session. We will be delivering two identical sessions at our Oxford Citizens Advice office. When: Tuesday 27 February 2018 or 6 March 2018 (Note: Please choose one session only) Time: 3pm and will last approximately one hour.  Venue: Citizen Advice Oxford St … Continue reading Citizens Advice – Free Energy training in Feb/March – Get the best deal for your energy supply