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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.

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

Ellesmere Centre Certificate in Therapeutic Work with Children and Young People 2017

Who is this course for?
The course is designed for practitioners (e.g. in caring, education, mental health, mentoring, nursing, probation, psychology, social services, teaching and youth services) who are already working with children and young people. It is an opportunity to develop both new professional skills and also new self awareness.
The course is also a suitable introduction for those beginning therapeutic work with children and young people.

Course Dates/Times:
Module 1: Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th September, 2017
Module 2: Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th October, 2017
Module 3: Friday 24th, Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th November, 2017
Module 4: Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th December, 2017
Module 5: Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th January, 2018

For more information about this course please click here –  http://www.ellesmerecentre.co.uk/therapeutic-work-with-children-and-young-people.html