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Salford CVS Events & Training

Our training is only available for voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations in Salford, or those with Salford beneficiaries. If you are unsure if you are eligible to attend one of our training sessions please contact us

Following on from the last VOCAL; Wellbeing, Health and Social Care Forum a VCSE Roundtable event was requested.

At this Roundtable, we will further discuss the provision for carers in Salford and find out more about the work going on in Greater Manchester that supports the development of the Carers Strategy in the GM region. 

Event supporting documents:

Agenda

GM Carers Charter

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21 August, 2018 - 14:00
Meeting
Helly Hansen Watersports Centre

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Do you know your Indices of Multiple Deprivation from your JSNA, if not then this training session might be for you. This workshop will look at the kinds of national and local statistics you might use as evidence of need in a grant application.  

Aim

To improve your chances of getting a grant

Learning Outcomes

By attending this session participants will:

  • Have an overview of the types of statistics that are available

How to use these statistics in a grant application

12 September, 2018 - 10:00
Event
Salford CVS Training Room

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In addition to Child Protection and Safeguarding the course will explore the links between Child Protection and Adult Safeguarding.

This course will help you to

  • Understand definitions of abuse and child protection, as well as signs and symptoms
  • Know how to make a child protection referral
  • Understand your responsibilities as a voluntary/community group
  • Understand the responsibilities of other agencies in Salford
  • Look at the Salford Safeguarding Standards and relate them to the activities of your voluntary/...
15 September, 2018 - 09:30
Training
St Sebastian's Community Centre

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The course we deliver is a Basic Awareness Course and is in line with the competencies for Alerters/Level One as defined in the Salford All Agency Safeguarding Adults Competency Framework.

We have recently reviewed the course and it now includes an exercise on the combined Safeguarding Standards for the Community and Voluntary Sector.

The Course Aims

  • To give workers in the voluntary and community sector a basic yet effective awareness of how to adequately safeguard and protect  adults

Learning Outcomes

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19 September, 2018 - 09:30
Training
Salford Lads' Club

Salford CVS provide a variety of training courses and workshops, to aid trustees in their personal development and in the running of organisations. These courses can be accessed free by any trustee supporting a charity; small community group, voluntary sector organisation, social enterprise or faith group in Salford.

Further information about our next course:

The aim of this course is:

To give you information and build up your confidence to ensure your role as a trustee is effective and enjoyable.

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20 September, 2018 - 18:00
Training
Salford CVS Training Room

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About the trainer

Laura Hamilton is a specialist in volunteer involvement and volunteer management, with 18 years’ experience working in this field. Her background includes working for both volunteer involving and volunteer infrastructure organisations. She now works freelance; supporting organisations to develop and grow their volunteer programmes and designing and delivering training for volunteer managers.

Effective Volunteer Recruitment

Take a fresh look at volunteer recruitment and how to make your opportunities...

10 October, 2018 - 10:00
Event
Salford CVS Training Room

Win That Bid

Applying for funding is for many organisations an essential yet time consuming task. with so many guidelines and questions how do you navigate your way through it all?

In this practical session you will be equipped with the knowledge, skills and confidence of how to write a good funding bid.

Aim

To improve confidence and skills in completing a funding application...

31 October, 2018 - 10:00
Training
Salford CVS Training Room

Awards for All

This workshop will focus on the Awards For All Grant. This grant is for smaller organisations and grants are for between £300 and £10,000. The session will go through the funding criteria and the application form looking at how you can maximise your chances of getting this grant.

Aim

To improve your chances of getting an Awards For All  grant

Learning Outcomes

By attending this session participants will:

  • Identify if they meet the criteria for the grant
  • Understand what the funder is looking...
7 November, 2018 - 10:00
Event
Salford CVS Training Room

Salford CVS provide a variety of training courses and workshops, to aid trustees in their personal development and in the running of organisations. These courses can be accessed free by any trustee supporting a charity; small community group, voluntary sector organisation, social enterprise or faith group in Salford.

Further information about our next course:

The aim of this course is:

To give you information and build up your confidence to ensure your role as a trustee is effective and enjoyable.

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15 November, 2018 - 18:00
Training
Salford CVS Training Room

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Social investment is often seen as a London-centric activity. It can be harder for social enterprises, voluntary and community groups and charities outside of the capital to access social investors and gain a better understanding of the financial products available.

Let's Talk Good Finance offers social enterprises and charities the following opportunities:

  • To speak to charity and social enterprise leaders who have already accessed social investment
  • To meet potential social investors
  • To learn about new social investment initiatives, funds and...
22 November, 2018 - 09:30
Training
Buile Hill Hall

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Salford CVS & Volunteer Centre
Registered address 
The Old Town Hall 
5 Irwell Place 
Salford, M30 0FN

Tel: 0161 787 7795 
Email: office@salfordcvs.co.uk

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Salford CVS is the city-wide infrastructure organisation for the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector; providing specialist information, advice, development support and opportunities for influence and collaboration.

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