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Kirkby comes together to end violent crime

This weekend, on Saturday 22 February, Kirkby based groups and organisations came together in an inspirational event to secure funding to help create safer communities. Fifteen groups gathered at All Saints Catholic High School to each give a two minute pitch with the...

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...

EXCITING NEW PROJECT for young people in Stockbridge

Please help to spread the word about a new youth voice project based in Stockbridge. ForHousing are currently recruiting a group of young people to provide a platform for them to have a say on what goes on in their community.  The main core group will be 11 – 15yrs...
Volunteers wanted with RASASC

Volunteers wanted with RASASC

Rape and Sexual Abuse Support Centre (Cheshire & Merseyside) have some current volunteer opportunities and are looking to recruit trustees for their charity. Their website has more information about volunteer opportunities...

Make Time for yourself this New Year with FREE creative courses

Make Time for yourself this New Year with FREE creative courses

If your 2020 resolution is to make time for yourself then you won’t want to miss Knowsley Council’s ’10 Ways to Wellbeing’ FREE creative courses. The free sessions with professional artists are open to all adults and will give you the chance to explore a range of...

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...

Local Charity success in Christmas Hamper Appeal

Local Charity success in Christmas Hamper Appeal

Local charity Caring Connections has completed its annual Christmas hamper drive delivering over 45 fully packed hampers to socially isolated individuals at Christmas. Hampers are filled with mince pies, jams, soups, sweets all items donated by kind individuals and...

Weston Charity Awards are now open for applications

Weston Charity Awards are now open for applications

Could you be an Award winner? Established to celebrate and support ambitious charities working in the fields of Youth, Welfare and Community, we are calling for charity leaders in the East Midlands who would benefit from mentoring and coaching support to steer their...

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...

Crimebeat Awards

Crimebeat Awards

Applications are now invited for the National Crimebeat Awards. National Crimebeat is the youth crime prevention charity of the High Sheriffs’ Association. It is to recognise crime prevention projects carried out by young people aged between 5 and 25 years of age,...

Prescot Cables FC offer free feature for Knowsley charities

Prescot Cables FC offer free feature for Knowsley charities

Prescot Cables FC are looking for ways to engage more with local charities/organisations in Prescot and the wider Knowlsey area. They are looking to do a feature in each issue for a home game highlighting an organisation and trying to spread their message, they would...

ASIST Training: New Course Dates

ASIST Training: New Course Dates

Local charity Caring Connections want to share a new training opportunity for your organisation / staff members. Caring Connections suicide bereavement team have recently become accredited to deliver the globally recognised Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training...

Merseyside VRU: Grants for sports organisations

Merseyside VRU: Grants for sports organisations

The newly formed Merseyside Violence Reduction Unit (VRU) is currently considering bids for early intervention projects tackling violent crime. It has been recognised that the sports sector will play a vital role in implementing interventions to prevent young people...

Local charity aims to build a suicide safer community

Local charity aims to build a suicide safer community

The office for national statistics reported in 2018 that there was 6507 suicides registered by coroners showing an 11% increase on 2017 figures. A local charity is fighting back with the aim of making Merseyside a suicide safer community. Caring Connections is now one...

Trustees’ Week

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’...

Funding Opportunities Available

Funding Opportunities Available

There are several funding opportunities available via the Community Foundations for Lancashire and Merseyside website: Small Enterprise Grant, Care and Support for Adults Fred Curran Trust Fund Huyton with Roby Trust The closing date is the same for each fund- 20th...

Payroll Administrator

Payroll Administrator

Huyton MerseysidePart-time 21 hours (Wed to Fri) £20,400 per annum pro rata Your Payroll is an award-winning payroll bureau service serving approximately 1,000 satisfied clients, chiefly based in Merseyside. With ambitious plans to increase our customer base by...

Volunteer Coordinator needed at the Advocacy Together Hub Knowsley

Volunteer Coordinator needed at the Advocacy Together Hub Knowsley

The Role Together is an amazing place to work. And it’s not just because we’re one of the UK’s oldest and most respected mental health charities. It’s because we put the people who use our services at the heart of everything we do – supporting and enabling them to...