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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...

Violence Reduction Unit (VRU) Funding session – Community of Practice

Do you have an idea to reduce violent crime within Knowsley? This time sensitive opportunity of funding to boost capacity will be of interest. Merseyside Police has been allocated funding to combat the surge of violent crime throughout the region through their...

Trustees’ Week

What are trustees? Trustees are the people in charge of a charity. They help to make the UK the sixth most giving country in the world. They play a vital role, volunteering their time and working together to make important decisions about the charity’s work. Trustees’...
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...

Carers win big at local awards ceremony

Carers win big at local awards ceremony

Caring Connections celebrated its Annual Care Awards on Saturday night. These awards were to celebrate front line home care worker achievements over the past year. The event was held in Everton’s Blue base venue and consisted of entertainment and interactive games...

SSE Support Programmes

SSE Support Programmes

The School of Social Entrepreneurs are currently recruiting for a couple of programmes; their Community Business Trade Up programme and an Environmental Entrepreneurs programme aimed at supporting community led environmental businesses. Please feel free to share the...

New Scheme: Happy Homes Knowsley

New Scheme: Happy Homes Knowsley

Knowsley Council’s new Happy Homes Scheme is for private rented homes within the borough. The aim of the scheme is to raise the standards of the private rented sector, and ensure all private tenants have a happy and healthy home. Please click here for more information...

£75,000 Merseyside Women’s Fund opens supporting women and girls

£75,000 Merseyside Women’s Fund opens supporting women and girls

Merseyside groups supporting women and girls with issues such as domestic and sexual abuse, mental health, social isolation and long-term unemployment can apply for a share of over £75,000. The Merseyside Women’s Fund has been re-opened for charities and community...

Third Sector Trends in the North 2019

Third Sector Trends in the North 2019

We would like you to take part in this 10 year study of the voluntary and community sector which is now running right across the North of England. Whether your organisation or group is big or small, flourishing or struggling financially – or just carrying on more or...

National Lottery Awards for All England

National Lottery Awards for All England

National Lottery Awards for All England is currently open for applications! A quick and simple way to get small National Lottery grants of between £300 and £10,000. For more information on this funding please click here  The final time for applying using the current...

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...

The Healthy New Towns programme

The Healthy New Towns programme

Healthy New Towns programme was launched in 2015 to explore how the development of new places could provide an opportunity to create healthier and connected communities with integrated and high-quality health services. The programme worked with 10 demonstrator sites...

Lost Boys, Shine and The Wizard of Oz lands in Knowsley

Lost Boys, Shine and The Wizard of Oz lands in Knowsley

Lost Boys By Luke Barnes Directed by Zoe Lafferty Tues 17 September, 7.30pm Culture Hub, Huyton Library Civic Way Liverpool L36 9GD Pay what you can Book tickets online or get them on the door "These are the small town gods” A humorous and heartfelt play by...

#LCRListens

#LCRListens

We here at One Knowsley are encouraging all of our community groups and stakeholders to take part in the Liverpool City Region ‘LCR Listens’ initiative. This is an exciting opportunity for groups and local residents to let the LCR Mayor know about what can be improved...

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...

Supporting those bereaved by Suicide on World Suicide prevention day

Supporting those bereaved by Suicide on World Suicide prevention day

World Suicide Prevention Day 2019 is here with the central aim of reducing suicides across the world, here on Merseyside there is a range of initiatives and memorials going on remembering those we have lost to suicide. Local charity Caring Connections is using today...

Expressions of interest needed for LCR board

Expressions of interest needed for LCR board

The Combined Authority established the Fairness and Social Justice Advisory Board to act as an independent sounding board, ensuring that issues of fairness and social justice are considered in every decision.  The Board is now seeking to expand the wider network that...

Talent Match PSD procurement

Talent Match PSD procurement

Please find attached details of new opportunities to work with Talent Match Plus Programme through the delivery of Personal and Social Development Opportunities. If you and your organisation have previously worked with us before you will still need to complete the...

Merseyside Police are now recruiting Police Officers

Merseyside Police are now recruiting Police Officers

Merseyside Police are now recruiting Police Officers. To apply, please visit www.merseyside.police.uk/join-us We are accepting applications from all walks of life, but we are also committed to developing a workforce this is representative of the diverse communities...

Kirkby’s Centre 63/Cells Project Family Drop-in service

Kirkby’s Centre 63/Cells Project Family Drop-in service

Cells Family Drop-in session will be taking place every Friday at 5pm - 8pm starting on the 23th August 2019 at Centre 63. Are you worried for your child's safety due to criminality in the area? Would you like help, support and guidance on issues the affect you and...

The Stockbridge Village Ramblers

The Stockbridge Village Ramblers

The Stockbridge Village Ramblers are looking for new members, walks leaders or drivers. They do not offer volunteering opportunities. They walk once a fortnight where possible. They meet the Thursday before a walk, 8pm at the Ploughman Pub Stockbridge Village. They...