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Cheer for the Volunteers

To celebrate #VolunteersWeek2020, we aim to show our support for the volunteers who are out on the frontline supporting their communities on Thursday 4th June at 8pm.   Pop out on to your doorstep and give a #CheerForTheVolunteers

Stroke – Act FAST

The NHS is urging anyone who thinks they or a loved one have symptoms of stroke not be put off seeking help because of coronavirus but to ‘act FAST’. NHS staff have worked hard to ensure anyone who needs stroke care can safely get it despite the biggest public health...

COVID – 19 Bereavement Support

Caring Connections has secured funding from LCR Cares to provide a support service for individuals in the Liverpool City Region who have been bereaved through COVID-19. Call 0151 289 2761 or email ADMIN@CARINGCONNECTIONS.ORG.UK  
Rally Round

Rally Round

Do you know someone who is self isolating? Perhaps they are elderly, vulnerable or considered ‘at risk’ during the current Coronavirus pandemic? Rally Round can help families, friends, neighbours and communities co-ordinate practical support for people in need. It’s...

FREE I.T. Support by Telephone

FREE I.T. Support by Telephone

One Knowsley are working in partnership with Sefton Council for Voluntary Service to bring the Include -IT Mersey initiative into Knowsley during Covid-19 and beyond. Digital Champion volunteers can help you or your beneficiaries with:  *Connecting to wifi * Emails...

Young Peoples Mental Health Resilience

Young Peoples Mental Health Resilience

We have recently identified that young people’s mental health and resilience is being greatly impacted by the pandemic and we would like to develop a VCFSE Forum conversation to help build a picture of what services are supporting young people remotely, or within...

Voluntary, Community, Faith and Social Enterprise Forum

Voluntary, Community, Faith and Social Enterprise Forum

We have now moved our Monday morning VCFSE Forum to a Friday to enable us to reflect and maximise the insight from the weeks work in response to Covid 19. This Forum is a space to share ideas, identify gaps in provision and consider the challenges we face and the...

One Knowsley Recruitment – Social Prescribing Link Worker

One Knowsley Recruitment – Social Prescribing Link Worker

In conjunction with Primary Care Network East and South Knowsley, One Knowsley are looking to recruit a Social Prescribing Link Worker. Social prescribing empowers people to take control of their health and wellbeing through referral to non-medical ‘link workers’ who...

One Knowsley Kirkby Connect Network

One Knowsley Kirkby Connect Network

So proud to see the One Knowsley Kirkby Connects Network feature in the Merseyside Violence Reduction Partnership Strategy document.

One Knowsley Recruitment – Social Prescribing Link Workers

One Knowsley Recruitment – Social Prescribing Link Workers

In conjunction with Primary Care Network Kirkby, One Knowsley are looking to recruit two Social Prescribing Link Workers. Social prescribing empowers people to take control of their health and wellbeing through referral to non-medical ‘link workers’ who give time,...

Coronavirus COVID-19 – UK outbreak and latest advice

Coronavirus COVID-19 – UK outbreak and latest advice

The UK Chief Medical Officers have raised the risk to the UK from low to moderate, with several cases of coronavirus being reported in the UK. This follows the World Health Organisation’s declaration that this is a public health emergency of international concern....

VS6 Meeting Summary

VS6 Meeting Summary

At the first VS6 meeting of 2020, the partnership discussed plans for a Liverpool City Region Assembly where representatives from the VCFSE sector would be introduced to the work of VS6 and invited to contribute to a Manifesto for the sector ahead of the Metro Mayor...

Kirkby comes together to end violent crime

Kirkby comes together to end violent crime

Kirkby based community groups and organisations are taking part in a ‘Dragon’s Den’ style event with the chance to secure funding to help create safer communities. On Saturday 22 February 2020 from 1pm to 5pm, Merseyside Police’s Violence Reduction Partnership present...

Kirkby Together – Application Form

Kirkby Together – Application Form

This funding is specifically for Kirkby based community groups and organisations. If you require an advice and support with your application please contact Jacqui Meadows. The application deadline is 9am on Monday 3rd February 2020 and the voting event will be on...

One Knowsley: Christmas and New Year closure

One Knowsley: Christmas and New Year closure

The One Knowsley office will be closed for the Christmas and New Year period. Information about One Knowsley Membership can be found here. For those interested in One Knowsley Events, they can be found here. All e-mails will be answered in the New Year. We would like...

One Knowsley celebrates commitment to Real Living Wage

One Knowsley celebrates commitment to Real Living Wage

One Knowsley has been accredited as a Living Wage Employer. Our Living Wage commitment will see everyone working at One Knowsley receive a minimum hourly wage of £9.30 in the UK or £10.75 in London. Both rates are significantly higher than the government minimum for...

Healthcare & Wellbeing Plan – Knowsley

Healthcare & Wellbeing Plan – Knowsley

Knowsley CCG will be holding five key engagement events to engage the Social Sector. There will be more collaboration between GPs, their teams and community services including those delivered by the community and voluntary sector, as ‘primary care networks’, to...

One Knowsley feature in the NCVO Bulletin

One Knowsley feature in the NCVO Bulletin

One Knowsley featured in NCVO's August Infrastructure bulletin, the article featured can be found below - Innovation in infrastructure I’ve been getting out and about talking to infrastructure organisations and sector leaders about their concerns. While doing this I...

Inspirational Huyton wrestler awarded funding for training expenses

Inspirational Huyton wrestler awarded funding for training expenses

A 66-year-old champion wrestler from Knowsley has received £500 to help towards his training expenses. Great-grandfather Tony Collins has benefited from funds from the Fred Curran Trust awarded by Knowsley Foundation – a partnership between the Community Foundation...

One Knowsley feature on Liverpool TV

One Knowsley feature on Liverpool TV

We are so grateful to be a part of the revitalisation of Court Hey Park. Click the link below to see our Chief Operating Officer, Racheal Jones, sharing her views on the revitalisation of Court Hey Park: