Falls, St Helens

Do You Offer Strength & Balance Exercises?

19 July 2024

  Do you or any groups you know run strength and balance exercises that can help in falls prevention, helping to reduce the number of emergency hospital admissions? Did you know that during 2020-21, St. Helens had a rate of hospital… more…
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ball crew, sponsorship, widnes vikings

Vikings Welcome Halton And St Helens VCA As Ball Crew Sponsors

19 July 2024

  Widnes Vikings and the Vikings Foundation are delighted to welcome Halton and St Helens Voluntary and Community Action as the new sponsors of our matchday ball crew. Our partnership with Halton and St Helens VCA has allowed us to… more…

Meet Laura Bevan Our New Cheshire & Merseyside Cancer Alliance Social Action Lead

17 July 2024

  Laura Bevan is the newly appointed Cheshire and Merseyside Cancer Alliance Social Action Lead for Halton and St Helens. The role entails a project which is funded by Cheshire and Merseyside Cancer Alliance to try to address barriers… more…
Reconnecting Runcorn. Funded by UK Government
Halton, Job Vacancy

Project Manager - Runcorn Locks Restoration Society

16 July 2024

Runcorn Locks Restoration Society (RLRS), widely known as “Unlock Runcorn”, is a registered charity whose aim is to reinstate a 570m connection between the Bridgewater and Manchester Ship Canals. Once complete, RLRS’ vision is that this… more…
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July, Marketplace Event, Mental Health Alliance, St Helens

St Helens VCFSE - Mental Health Alliance & Marketplace Event

12 July 2024

Calling all voluntary organisations, charities and social enterprises operating in St Helens, come and join us at our 3rd Marketplace event that showcases the many voluntary and community organisations delivering mental wellbeing services… more…
Community Food Providers across St Helens
Directory, Food Pantry, St Helens

St Helens Directory of Community Food Provision UPDATED

11 July 2024

Through the St Helens Borough Community Food Providers Allaince we have many local community organisations working together delivering food projects across the Borough. Recognising more and more people in our communities are facing… more…

Citizens Advice St Helens Is Recruiting To Its Board Of Trustees

9 July 2024

  Citizens Advice St Helens is an independent charity and a member of the National Association of Citizens Advice Bureaux. They are the largest provider of free specialist advice in St Helens. Their services are delivered through their… more…

Are You Living With, Or Supporting Someone With Diagnoses Of Cancer And Dementia?

9 July 2024

End of Life Partnership (EOLP) have been commissioned by Cheshire and Merseyside Cancer Alliance to find out about the experiences of people who are living with a diagnosis of both dementia and cancer. The aim of this work is to improve… more…
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Funding, Halton, Young people

Active Futures Programme

3 July 2024

Cheshire Community Foundation are delighted to announce a new grant programme, delivered in partnership with the Office of Police and Crime Commissioner for Cheshire and Active Cheshire. This programme will fund projects delivering early… more…
Network, Social Prescribing, St Helens, St Helens Cares

Social Prescribing in St Helens

1 July 2024

Do you provide information and/or advice to help people in St Helens improve their quality of life and wellbeing? Do you connect or signpost people to community services as part of your role? Then you are one of the many professionals… more…
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Event, Fundraising, St Helens

H FEST 20th July 2024

1 July 2024

Less than 4 weeks to go to H FEST!!! Tickets are nearly sold out so please get yours before it is too late. H Fest is a charity fun/wellbeing festival in memory of two very special people who fought a courageous battle against cancer… more…
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Asset Transfer, Expert Legal Advice, Halton, Learning, Online, St Helens

Thinking of a Community Asset Transfer - ASK THE EXPERTS!

26 June 2024

STOP PRESS !- Ask the experts 90 minute ONLINE EVENT has been arranged for TUESDAY 1st JULY Halton and St Helens VCA proudly present an exclusive, dynamic 90 minute webinar for community groups ready to dive into the world of Community… more…
Kim Hughes 25th Anniversary with Apex Trust
St Helens

Local Charities CEO Celebrates 25 years’ Service With Apex Trust – St Helens

20 June 2024

A milestone was reached on the 7th June 2024 for Apex Charitable Trust’s, Kim Hughes BCAv – CEO Kim started with the charity as a volunteer in 1998 and an employee from June 1999 and progressed to CEO in 2015. Celebrations took place at… more…
Halton, Job Vacancy

Digital Hubs Devices Handler Role - Open 360

19 June 2024

  Why not be the first to succeed in this brand new role as part of an ongoing project to help people in the Halton communities. • Do you have a passion for helping people •Do you have a digital mindset •Are you enthusiastic and caring… more…
Funders, Funders Fair, Funding, Networking, Peer support, workshops

Halton and St Helens VCA Funders Festival

18 June 2024

Halton Connected would love you to attend our Funders Festival. Drop in between 11am and 3pm, or spend the day with us.  The festival will help you learn about how to access funding and resources that will support you to grow and sustain… more…
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Events, Refugee Week

Refugee Week activities and events taking place in St Helens

12 June 2024

Refugee Week activities and events taking place in St Helens which will mark the celebration of the immense contributions that refugees and people seeking sanctuary make to the  borough and to the UK. It’s shaping up to be an amazing… more…
Wonder in the street - st helens
St Helens

Wonder In the Street - St Helens

12 June 2024

  Wonder Arts would like to invite you to "Wonder In the Street"; a free event for families coming to Church Square, St Helens on Saturday 22nd June. The local charity is delighted to present a whole day of eco-themed shows and… more…
Job vacancies

Sahir Recruitment

11 June 2024

  With a rich history of providing practical and emotional support to LGBTQ+ individuals and those affected by HIV, Sahir House is at the forefront of combatting injustice and promoting equality. Join them and be part of a dynamic team… more…
Training

Free Training - Raising Awareness on Domestic Abuse and Suicide

7 June 2024

  The objective of these training sessions is to raise general awareness among professionals regarding the complex interplay between domestic abuse and suicide. By equipping professionals with a deeper understanding of these issues, the… more…
Refugee Week, St Helens

Your Big Move - Presented by Focus Employment Hub

5 June 2024

  Please Note, This Has Been Cancelled Due To Illness.  Please Contact Focus Employment To Find Out When They Will Be Running Another Session   For Refugee Week, Focus Employment Hub are giving away a FREE Session into podcasting. Where… more…
Cost of Living, Funding, Halton

Halton Funding Bulletin - June 2024

5 June 2024

  The External Funding Team at Halton Borough Council have produced their latest monthly Funding Bulletin covering recent grants alerts. The bulletin can be found in the attachment below. If you would like support to bid to any of the… more…