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  • ‘Reducing Parental Conflict’ Training Offered

    ‘Reducing Parental Conflict’ Training Offered “I thoroughly enjoyed the course and would definitely recommend it!! It was very informative and relevant to my work”. Following a number of successful…

  • Virtual Meet The Funder: easyfundraising

    SCVO are pleased to announce easyfundraising’s Partnerships Manager, Becky Coleman will be coming to explain how changing your organisations and networks online shopping habits can support your fundraising goals.

  • Call to Promote Take-up of Covid-19 Vaccinations

    Work is now underway to deliver Covid-19 vaccinations across the country in what is being called the biggest immunisation programme in history. Staff and volunteers from the NHS, local…

  • FREE – Introduction to Basic Risk Management Webinar

    In SCVO’s Virtual ‘Introduction to Risk Management Webinar’ we will explore some of the basic risks to an organisation together with potential consequences and what actions can be implemented.…

  • Sterling notes and coinsVision 2030 Community Grants – applications being accepted.

    SCVO Vision 2030 Community Grants – Vision 2030 sets out the ambitions towards making Sandwell (in 2030) a thriving, optimistic and resilient community. Central to this vision is the message…

  • Baggies Boing Zone

    The Albion Foundation’s Health and Wellbeing department is running free fitness sessions for everyone. Whether you’re a fitness fanatic or just starting out for the first time, they cater…

  • Steps to Bringing England out of Lockdown

    The Government has set out its phased roadmap of four steps to bring England out of national lockdown, with restrictions gradually being lifted across the country in four steps,…

  • Join the Chat – Volunteer Coordinator’s Forum

     Sandwell Volunteer Coordinators’ Forum meets up again in April for a good old chat about all things volunteering. Recruiting, training and managing volunteers is hugely rewarding, but like all…

  • Understanding Extremism Training For Community Groups (Mar ’21)

    Sandwell Council is offering community groups the opportunity to receive FREE “Understanding Extremism” training delivered by two experienced professionals and featuring a special guest speaker, Nicola Benyahia, who lost…

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