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Applications for the Weston Awards opening soon

Pilotlight and the Garfield Weston Foundation would like to announce that applications for the Weston Charity Awards are opening on 1st December.

Established to celebrate and support ambitious charities working in the fields of Youth, Welfare and Community, we are looking for charities who would like mentoring and coaching support to get their organisation to the next stage in its development. This year the Awards are expanding to support 20 charities across the North East, the North West, Yorkshire, the Midlands and, for the first time, Wales.

Winners will receive £6,500 unrestricted grant funding alongside business mentoring support from award-winning charity Pilotlight.

For more information or to apply visit the website here or call us on 020 7283 7022.

Deadline for applications: Friday 12th January 2018.

Trust-backed stammering initiative Hear in Hull receives overwhelmingly positive feedback

A Trust-backed arts project promoting understanding of how to listen to people who stammer has received overwhelmingly positive feedback.

Hear in Hull, an initiative involving Humber NHS Foundation Trust speech and language therapists Ruth Edwards and Siobhan Ward, charity Artlink and Hull UK City of Culture 2017, has been branded “brilliant” and “inspirational”.   Continue reading Trust-backed stammering initiative Hear in Hull receives overwhelmingly positive feedback

Supported lodging providers

COULD YOU HELP PROVIDE YOUNG PEOPLE WITH A PLACE THEY CAN CALL HOME? 

 WE NEED SUPPORTED LODGINGS PROVIDERS

The Service offers support to young people aged 16 – 21 who are defined as children in need/at risk and who are estranged from their families.  Humbercare does this by recruiting and supporting a network of Supported Lodgings Providers across the Humber sub-region.  Continue reading Supported lodging providers