Deaf Direct – Do you have a hearing loss? Here’s your chance to have your say on Health and Social Care across Oxfordshire

We want to know what it’s like for people with a hearing loss in Oxfordshire so Deaf Direct, has created a short survey to ask about your experiences, both good and bad. The work is supported by the Healthwatch Oxfordshire Project Fund and will be used to inform services about your experiences and offer suggestions … Continue reading Deaf Direct – Do you have a hearing loss? Here’s your chance to have your say on Health and Social Care across Oxfordshire

JOB VACANCY: Connection Support – Homeless Pathway Support Worker (p/t)

Role summary: Connection Support provides a breadth of specialist support services to a range of people facing complex life challenges. Our specialist support is tailored around the person and makes a difference to their life now but also provides building blocks to help them help themselves in the future. We provide flexible and tailored support … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: Connection Support – Homeless Pathway Support Worker (p/t)

JOB VACANCY: Connection Outreach Service – Homeless Pathway and Rough Sleeper Outreach Worker

Role summary: The Connection Outreach Service (COS) is funded through Vale of White Horse and South Oxfordshire District Councils. The public and other local service providers are encouraged to report the whereabouts of homeless people. Housing Options teams and other agencies pass referrals to the COS in order to verify the location of the rough … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: Connection Outreach Service – Homeless Pathway and Rough Sleeper Outreach Worker

JOB VACANCY: Oxfordshire Sexual Abuse and Rape Crisis Centre (OSARCC) – Drop-in Group Facilitator

OSARCC Drop-in Group Facilitator / Initial meeting and Information supporter Oxfordshire Sexual Abuse and Rape Crisis Centre (OSARCC) is seeking to appoint a Drop-in Group Facilitator / Initial meeting and Information supporter to work with survivors of sexual violence. The post will be based in Oxford with possible travel within Oxfordshire. Drop-in group meetings are … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: Oxfordshire Sexual Abuse and Rape Crisis Centre (OSARCC) – Drop-in Group Facilitator

OCVA want your views on what support you need for the future

The future of infrastructure support is under review and we want to get the views and ideas of what small groups and organisations who use or have used OCVA services need in terms of support for the future. Current support and advice includes: governance advice, group development, information on policies/procedures, funding support/advice, training, networks/forums and … Continue reading OCVA want your views on what support you need for the future

Funding: CAF Tourle Foundation Fund – for small charities (up to £100,000 annual income)

BACKGROUND The CAF Tourle Foundation Fund seeks to award grants to local charitable organisations delivering services for local people in all parts of the UK. This 10 year programme is funded through the generosity of a £4.5m legacy left for CAF to distribute for this purpose. Organisations must be able to evidence that the project … Continue reading Funding: CAF Tourle Foundation Fund – for small charities (up to £100,000 annual income)

JOB VACANCY: Healthwatch – Community Information Officer – Action Research

Role summary: We want someone who specialises in action research to join our small but perfectly formed staff team based in Witney. Healthwatch Oxfordshire is the county’s watchdog for health and social care. You would be working as a member of a team developing and delivering a rolling programme of action research. The aim of … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: Healthwatch – Community Information Officer – Action Research

2020 GSK Awards – funding and free training for charities improving people’s health and wellbeing

The GSK IMPACT Awards provide core funding, training and national recognition for charities doing excellent work to improve people’s health and wellbeing. Up to 20 awards will be made ranging from £3,000 to £40,000. To be eligible organisations must be at least three years old, a registered charity, working in a health-related field in the … Continue reading 2020 GSK Awards – funding and free training for charities improving people’s health and wellbeing

JOB VACANCY: Citizens Advice NOSN – Community Link Worker, Bicester

Role summary: To provide a social prescribing Link Worker service to patients from Bicester Primary Care Network GP practices Job location (usual place of work): Bicester Primary Care Network GP practices Pay rate: £22,000 to £24,000 per annum Pay is pro rata?: No Job title: Community Link Worker (Bicester) Applications close on date: 28.07.2019 Hours … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: Citizens Advice NOSN – Community Link Worker, Bicester

JOB VACANCY: Citizens Advice NOSN – Community Link Worker, Kidlington, Islip, Woodstock and Yarnton

Role summary: To provide a social prescribing Link Worker service to patients from Kidlington, Islip, Woodstock and Yarnton (KIWY) Primary Care Network GP practices Job location (usual place of work): Working from GP Surgeries across Kidlington, Islip, Woodstock and Yarnton (KIWY) Pay rate: £22,000 to £24,000 per annum Pay is pro rata?: No Job title: … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: Citizens Advice NOSN – Community Link Worker, Kidlington, Islip, Woodstock and Yarnton