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Over 50 and looking for something to do? (23/11/2016)
What do you think of Middlesbrough Matters? (04/08/2016)
We are currently making a number of changes to Middlesbrough Matters and are wanting people to join in the consultation telling us what they think.
This will involve filling in a couple of questionnaires that will be emailed to you, and emailing them back.
Middlesbrough Council is looking for people who are passionate and caring to join their team of foster carers.
To find out more you can ring 01642 201962 or look on the website www.middlesbrough.gov.uk/fostering
Read more about Are you interested in fostering a child or young person?
Running since 1997 the GSK Impact Awards are designed to recognise and reward charities that are doing excellent work to improve peoples health. They are funded by GlaxoSmithKline and managed in partnership with the Kings Fund.
The awards are open to registered charities that are at lea… Read more about GSK Impact Awards for charities delivering health improvement projects
Are you disabled but wanting to work? (07/06/2016)
Find out more about the support you can get from the Government.
An Access to Work grant can pay for practical support to help you:
- start working
- stay in work
- move into self-employment or start a business
Use this link for more information:… Read more about Are you disabled but wanting to work?
Do you have an idea for delivering short breaks to Middlesbrough children who have a disability? (11/05/2016)Grants of up to £3000 are available for new projects providing positive activity for children and young people living in Middlesbrough. Funding will only be approved for organisations who have experience of working within this field. For more information email Read more about Do you have an idea for delivering short breaks to Middlesbrough children who have a disability?
Grant Funding available in Middlesbrough (09/05/2016)
Grants of up to £2000 are available to voluntary and community groups to deliver services.
For more information:-
Go to the Community Grants website.… Read more about Grant Funding available in Middlesbrough
CAB icon added to Council public computers (06/05/2016)Customers can now access a CAB icon on all Middlesbrough Council public computers. Clicking the icon will take you to the Middlesbrough Citizen Advice Website where you can find more information on a wide range of issues such as benefits, housing and employment rights. Public comput… Read more about CAB icon added to Council public computers
The Care Act 2014 (10/03/2015)
The Care Act is the biggest change to English adult social care law in over 60 years. The following links take you to a choice of videos which give a simple summary of the Care Act.
Skill for Care - this three & a half minute video is a good intro… Read more about The Care Act 2014