Halton, Imagine Bamboo

Halton Eco Fest

3 August 2023

  Halton is holding its first Eco Fest on Saturday 12 August in Victoria Park, Widnes, from 12 noon to 4pm. The event is free entry and is part of the Imagine Bamboo is Everywhere project by Liverpool City Region Combined Authority,… more…
Cost of Living, Funding, Halton

Halton Funding Bulletin - August 2023

2 August 2023

  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…
Cheshire and Merseyside Cancer Alliance Community

Cheshire and Merseyside Cancer Alliance Community - Introduction

1 August 2023

  Now, more than ever, collaboration between health, social care and the voluntary sector is vital to achieve better outcomes for families across the region as we navigate these challenging post-pandemic times. Halton & St Helens VCA… more…

NHS Wellness & Screening Day

1 August 2023

Widnes Highfield Health is a GP federation committed to developing and improving healthcare services for the residents of Halton.  They are holding a Wellness & Screening Day on Saturday 16th September 2023 – 10am to 4pm,  you will be… more…

Introducing “You Can Cook” The Ultimate Kitchen Companion For Beginners

1 August 2023

  Calling all aspiring chefs, students and homemakers! Introducing “You can cook” the ultimate kitchen companion for beginners! Struggling in the kitchen? This book is here to save the day – with easy to use recipes and helpful tips and… more…

Anti-Trafficking & Modern Slavery Event - The Salvation Army

26 July 2023

  The Salvation Army Anti-Trafficking & Modern Slavery Team are on the road! During 2023, they are visiting 9 different cities across the country. They are doing this to champion their volunteers, raise awareness of Modern Slavery and… more…
Healthwatch St Helens, survey

Deaf Community Questionnaire About Hospitals, G.P Services and Dental Services

26 July 2023

  Healthwatch is investigating the issues that the Deaf community in Knowsley, St Helens and Sefton are experiencing with Hospital access. They particularly wish to know if hospital appointments have been disrupted or lost due to… more…
PCC - Cheshire

Free Workshops with the Cheshire Youth Commission on Police and Crime

26 July 2023

  John Dwyer, the Police and Crime Commissioner for Cheshire wants to hear from your young people!  The Cheshire Youth Commission members are a diverse group of 14–25-year-olds who will be delivering interactive workshops across… more…

The Listening Service Summer HAF Activities

26 July 2023

  As part of the HAF 2023 Summer Program, St Helens YMCA Listening Service are once again providing a small number of group activities for 12–18-year-olds from St Helens with limited places on each (and so they must be booked in advance… more…
Easy fundraising logo

Easyfundraising update

26 July 2023

  Did you know that the leading supermarkets - Tesco, Morrisons, ASDA, Waitrose, Sainsbury’s, Iceland, and Ocado – will all donate money to your voluntary organisation. Charity, social enterprise or CIC when your community of supporters… more…
Consultation, LCR

Moving Buses Forward – Make Your Voice Heard On The Future Of Our Region’s Bus Services

26 July 2023

  Buses are the backbone of our local transport network – half a million people across the Liverpool City Region, which includes Halton and St Helens, use the bus every day to travel to work, to school, to the doctors, to visit… more…

Loneliness & Social Isolation Questionnaire

25 July 2023

  St Helens Wellbeing Service have asked us to share a new brief (confidential) questionnaire about loneliness and social isolation that has has originated from the Loneliness & Social Isolation Working Group in the St Helens area.… more…
Trustee, Volunteering

Could You Be A Trustee And Support Willowbrook Hospice?

19 July 2023

  Location: St Helens and Knowsley  Reporting to: Chair of the Board of Trustees  Hours: Variable but no more than two days per month Hourly Rate: Volunteer role Closing Date: 31st July 2023 Job Summary: Can you see the bigger… more…

Lloyds Bank Foundation - Local Collaborations Grant

13 July 2023

  This programme will support collaborations led by small charities seeking to influence and achieve local or regional change around improving the social security system, improving access to suitable accommodation, and support for asylum… more…

Merseyside Youth Association - New Treasurer Role

12 July 2023

  Are you MYA material? Merseyside Youth Association is seeking to recruit an honorary treasurer for the Charity’s Board of Trustees. Salary: Voluntary basis Hours: Flexible – see job description for more information Established in… more…
Cost of Living, Funding, Halton

Halton Funding Bulletin - July 2023

12 July 2023

  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. You can also find a copy of Halton Council… more…
Mersey and West Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Mersey and West Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust (MWL) Has Officially Launched

12 July 2023

St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust and Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust has formally come together as one Trust. The new Trust is called Mersey and West Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust and all services at… more…
Funding, Halton

New Green Grants Launched

12 July 2023

  Halton Borough Council has been allocated a small amount from the UK Shared Prosperity Fund (UKSPF) in order to offer grants to local community and voluntary groups for small, local, environmental projects.  The focus of the scheme is… more…

Vee's Place - Volunteers Needed

11 July 2023

  Vee’s Place, in Prescot, provides a safe and nurturing place for vulnerable people to access support, information and guidance so that they can begin to tackle the problems they face. Their aim is to work with the community to improve… more…

July £100 competition from Easyfundraising

7 July 2023

Fundraising platform easyfundraising is offering good causes a free advice call with a fundraising specialist to help you raise as much as possible. Their research shows that organisations who have a chat with an expert go on to raise more… more…

Reminder: Application Deadline 17th July, 5pm - UKSPF Digital Connectivity Grants

7 July 2023

The application deadline for Round 2 of the UKSPF Digital Connectivity Grants closes at 5pm on Monday 17th July.  They have only had a small number of applications from Halton & St Helens Organisations, don't miss out!  Completed… more…