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28/08/2014

Research tender - Youth Unemployment in the North East LEP area - beyond the statistics

Who are the Commissioners? There are a range of initiatives looking to support disengaged young people into work across the North East LEP area. Three...

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14/08/2014

DWP new statistics on Worklessness

The Department of Work and Pensions has published experimental official statistics to help identify very small pockets of worklessness and explain the...

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14/08/2014

ESF Community Grants deadline approaching

The Final Deadline for Applications is Midday on Monday 8th September 2014 The ESF Community Grants Programme provides awards of up to £15,000...

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05/08/2014

Millfield House IPPR North Fellowship

Background Millfield House Foundation (MHF) believes there are too few people in the North East of England with the skills, experience and contacts...

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31/07/2014

North East dementia report set to become blueprint for national policy

Prime Minister urged an increase in funding for research and treatmentThe most comprehensive report into dementia care in the region to date has been published...

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31/07/2014

The Big Lottery Fund opens doors to European funding for voluntary sector

The Big Lottery Fund will be making £630,000 available in programme development funding for voluntary organisations across England to raise awareness...

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31/07/2014

Campaign for domestic abuse services available to women in employment

UNISON and My Sisters Place, Middlesbrough have joined forces to campaign for change which would see domestic abuse services accessible to women in employment....

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30/07/2014

Durham and Darlington PCC Voluntary Sector Engagement Breakfast Meeting

Tuesday 19th August 2014 at Durham County Hall at 8.30am In April 2014 VONNE, in partnership with Clinks, published a report ‘A snapshot from the...

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17/07/2014

Engaging with Parliament on health and wellbeing issues

VONNE has supported a regional event with the Parliamentary Outreach Office focusing on how voluntary and community organisations can engage with Parliament...

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10/07/2014

Charity sector salaries falling in North East

Salaries in the charity sector have fallen by on average 12% in the North East due to cuts to budgets and inflation according to a new report out. ...