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FUNDING: Kelly Family Charitable Trust – funding for families projects

THE KFCT is interested in funding charities whose activities involve all or most family members, where possible, in initiatives that seek to tackle problems facing one or more of its members. We’ve funded charities working in fields including early intervention, mediation, prison services and services for families affected by sexual abuse, physical abuse and domestic … Continue reading FUNDING: Kelly Family Charitable Trust – funding for families projects

JOB VACANCY: Oxfordshire Playing Fields Association – Community Development Officer (p/t)

Role summary: Oxfordshire Playing Fields Association - Community Development Officer Do you share our conviction that it is vitally important for communities to have good quality outdoor spaces for sport, play and recreation? The Oxfordshire Playing Fields Association (OPFA) is known for its long-established independent information and advice service aimed at helping local parish-level organisations … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: Oxfordshire Playing Fields Association – Community Development Officer (p/t)

JOB VACANCY: Restore – Employment and Recovery Coach (South Oxfordshire)

Role summary: As a coach you will deliver an employment focused service both in Recovery Groups and to clients referred to you by other mental health services. You will be based in Restore Recovery Group sites as well as liaising with other services in the local community. Within the Recovery Groups, Employment Coaches provide employment … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: Restore – Employment and Recovery Coach (South Oxfordshire)

Oxford City Council – online lottery to raise funds for voluntary/community groups

Oxford City Council has launched an online lottery to help raise funds for local voluntary and community groups in Oxford. The Oxford Lottery, which launched in March, is a weekly online lottery which allows players to enter for a chance to win a jackpot of  £25,000, whilst nominating their favourite local charities or community groups … Continue reading Oxford City Council – online lottery to raise funds for voluntary/community groups

UN Older People’s Day – Event at Oxford Town Hall on Tuesday 1st October

UN Older Peoples Day Tuesday 1 October 10am – 3pm at Oxford Town Hall Throughout the day advice & information will be available from the many organisations Please display and send out the attached fliers to encourage older people to come along:   UN OP Day main flier 2019    UN OP Day 2019 - Activities … Continue reading UN Older People’s Day – Event at Oxford Town Hall on Tuesday 1st October

Data: Housing-led population forecasts for Oxfordshire

The latest Oxfordshire County Council housing-led population forecasts are now available on Oxfordshire Insight.  There is: an interactive dashboard for exploring the forecasts by area, age and year a short summary report in the form of a JSNA bitesize (also attached) an excel pack with forecasts for districts (single year of age) and MSOAs (5 … Continue reading Data: Housing-led population forecasts for Oxfordshire

Funding: Oxfordshire Community Foundation: Tampon Tax Fund, grants for supporting women and girls projects

The Tampon Tax Fund allocates funds generated from the VAT on sanitary products to projects that improve the lives of disadvantaged women and girls. Funding is available throughout the UK. OCF will be awarding grants of up to £10,000 to local charities and community groups delivering projects that support women and girls to build skills … Continue reading Funding: Oxfordshire Community Foundation: Tampon Tax Fund, grants for supporting women and girls projects

Funding: Postcode Dream Trust – partnership projects fund open

The Dream Fund is now open for applications. The application form is available to access at the below link and will be open until October 15th at 5:30pm. The Dream Fund gives organisations the chance to deliver the project they have always dreamed of, but never had the opportunity to bring to life. We ask … Continue reading Funding: Postcode Dream Trust – partnership projects fund open

JOB VACANCY: Pets As Therapy – Information Manager

Role summary: At an exciting time in our development we are seeking a lively and enthusiastic Information Manager to join our small team of staff within Pets As Therapy. Job location (usual place of work): OXFORDSHIRE Pay rate: c.£25,000 - £27,000 Pay is pro rata?: Yes Job title: Information Manager Applications close on date: 20th … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: Pets As Therapy – Information Manager