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South and Vale Voluntary and Community Sector Forum – Save the date 13/03/19

    We would love to see you at the next South and Vale Voluntary and Community Sector Forum, being held on Wednesday 13 March 2019 at Cornerstone Arts Centre in Didcot. Please save the date! Some comments from the last event were, ‘an excellent day…well worth coming for the training sessions…a great opportunity for … Continue reading South and Vale Voluntary and Community Sector Forum – Save the date 13/03/19

Pocket Park Funding for Community Groups

Community groups can bid for funds to establish a new pocket park or refurbish an existing park. Local communities encouraged to apply for pocket parks plus grants Up to £15,000 available to build new ‘pocket parks’ and up to £25,000 available for renovating existing parks Green-fingered communities across England can bid for a share of £1 … Continue reading Pocket Park Funding for Community Groups

The Fore Trust – Development Funding

The Fore Trust has announced that the next funding round to support the development of small charities, social enterprises and community interest companies opened for registrations on the 6th December 2018 at 10 am with a closing date of the 7th January 2019. The Trust is offering development funding of up to £30,000 and business support to … Continue reading The Fore Trust – Development Funding

External Evaluator for Citizens Advice Oxford Project – invitation to tender

Role summary: Citizens Advice Oxford is the Lead Partner of Oxford Stronger Together, a Big Lottery Fundfinanced project under the Help Through Crisis Fund. Together with our seven partners we are working to address hardship, improve resilience and ensure client voice is heard in the issues that affect their lives. Currently mid-way through a five-year … Continue reading External Evaluator for Citizens Advice Oxford Project – invitation to tender

Katharine House Hospice – Trustee needed

Role summary:Would you like to make a significant contribution to the running of KatharineHouse Hospice? Through the diversity of their knowledge, skills and experience,as well as the time they give freely, our Trustees play a key role in enablingthe Hospice to achieve its aims of ensuring all those affected by life limitingconditions receive the support … Continue reading Katharine House Hospice – Trustee needed

JOB VACANCY: Didcot Volunteer Centre – Volunteer Centre Organiser (p/t)

Role summary: Didcot Volunteer Centre Organiser. The daily running of the DVC office and management of volunteers and clients in a professional manner. Registering and induction of new volunteers. Helping to maintain and update the TransManager bespoke dispatch computer program. Presenting the Organisers report with relevant statistics for quarterly Management Committee Meetings and the AGM … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: Didcot Volunteer Centre – Volunteer Centre Organiser (p/t)

JOB VACANCY: Oxfordshire Sexual Abuse and Rape Crisis Centre (OSARCC) – Group Facilitator (p/t)

Role summary: The successful applicant will provide a high-quality support group to women and girls affected by sexual violence and abuse (in 10-12 week blocks), facilitating group sessions through which survivors can both reflect upon and learn to effectively manage some of the difficult issues they may bring. Rather than taking an expert position, the … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: Oxfordshire Sexual Abuse and Rape Crisis Centre (OSARCC) – Group Facilitator (p/t)

JOB VACANCY: Bridewell Gardens – Administrator (p/t)

Role summary: Bridewell Gardens is a therapeutic horticulture charity working with adults with mental ill health. We help people to deal with the negative impacts of the mental ill health, to move along a pathway to recovery and to be able to live an engaged life in the community. We are looking for an excellent … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: Bridewell Gardens – Administrator (p/t)

JOB VACANCY: Yellow Submarine – Volunteer Manager

Role summary: Yellow Submarine is an award winning Oxfordshire charity, supporting people with additional needsand their families. Our organisation is growing and we have an opportunity for a new team member to join us as a Volunteer Manager. If you want the opportunity to join a small but friendly team, where you’ll get to see the … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: Yellow Submarine – Volunteer Manager

Health and Wellbeing profile for Witney

A health and wellbeing (JSNA) profile for Witney is now available on Oxfordshire Insight.  This follows the same format as previous JSNA profiles of towns in Oxfordshire and includes data on: Geographical area boundariesPopulation by age and ethnicityPeople living in communal establishmentsDeprivation and children in povertyChild referrals to social care, domestic abuse affecting children, referrals … Continue reading Health and Wellbeing profile for Witney