View Layout: Newsletter 143 Newsletter 13 Oct 2017

Date: 6 Oct 2017     

News: High Peak CVS AGM Papers

High Peak CVS AGM is on Tuesday 31 October 12.45 - 3.10pm at St Georgeís Parish Hall, Church Lane, New Mills, High Peak SK22 4NP

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News: Community Action Grant

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Derbyshire is inviting funding applications which help to deliver his Police and Crime Plan priorities.

The next annual large grant round is open for applications between the 1 October and 30 November 2017. Applications are invited from non-statutory organisations (voluntary, community groups and local non-profit making organisations) for any amount between £2,501 to £25,000 to fund local projects which help to deliver the Commissionerís Police and Crime Plan priorities.

The next round of small grant applications closes on 1 November 2017. Applications are invited for amounts up to £2,500. There are 3 opportunities to apply for a small grant per year.

Application forms, guidance, the full Police and Crime Plan and deadline dates can be found on the Commissionerís website in the Grants section:

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News: Access to Travel Consultation

The Department for Transport is seeking feedback on a draft accessibility action plan which sets out proposals to improve the travel experience for people with disabilities.

The action plan covers a range of transport modes including: Aviation, Rail, Buses and Taxis

The document also considers ways to improve public space to make it more accessible for people with disabilities.

The consultation closes at 11:45pm on 15 November 2017.

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News: Furness Films - Their Finest

Friday 20 October at Furness Vale Community Centre.

1940, London, the Blitz; with the countryís morale at stake, Catrin (Gemma Arterton) an untried screenwriter, and a makeshift cast and crew, work under fire to make a film to lift the nationís flagging spirits; and inspire America to join the war. Partnered alongside fellow screenwriter, Buckley (Sam Claflin}; the pair set off to make a film that will warm the hearts of the nation and capture the imagination of the American population.

Afternoon Matinee - doors open at 2pm; Film Run including prefilm items from 2.30pm.  Interval with hot drinks, ice creams fresh fruit and confectionery sales.  Suggested admission contribution £2 per adult 

Evening Showing - doors open at 7pm.  Pre-film Item 7.30pm, Main film approx 8pm. Interval with hot drinks, ice creams, chocolate, fresh fruit etc.  Suggested Entrance contribution £3.00 adult £2.50 concessions.  Bar open throughout in the evening. 

Hearing Loop area.   Full accessible areas and toilets.  Tel : 01663 744764

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News: High Peak Diabetic Self Help Group

The next meeting will be on Monday 16 October, when staff from the North Derbyshire Health Team will speak about training available for people with Type 2 Diabetes.

The Annual General Meeting will be held on Mon 20 November. .

On Mon 18 December, Kathryn Rogers of Fork Provoking will return to talk to a wider audience. Nutrients which may help to prevent Dementia will be the topic, 

All meetings are held at the Community Room, Buxton Fire Station at 7.00pm. Everyone is welcome. All talks are free and individuals can talk in confidence if they are experiencing difficulties. Leaflets and information are available at each session. The group is Affiliated to Diabetes UK, and welcomes anyone who has an interest in diabetes, even if they themselves do not have the condition.

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News: Eating Disorders Training for Professionals

First Steps offers CPD training to aid professionals working with in the fields of health and social care and education.

Sat 25 November 10.00am-4.00pm at First Steps main office in Derby City Centre, £99 per person

For more information or to book a place on a workshop contact Sarah at First Steps,, 01332 367571.

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News: Trustee Recruitment Citizens Advice Derbyshire Districts

Citizens Advice Derbyshire Districts are now looking for people to join their trustee board to lead the charity, help develop services and secure the vital resources needed to go forward

They need individuals who will bring enthusiasm, vision and commitment. They are keen to recruit people with a wide variety of skills and a diversity of experiences.  

For more information and an application pack, or an informal discussion on the role of trustee, contact: Kelly Jones, Executive Administrator Email: Telephone: 01629 832365 

Closing date for applications:  9.00am, Thursday 9 November
Interviews will be held:  Thursday 23 November

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Job: Registered Nurses

Organisation: Blythe House Hospice

Blythe House Hospice are seeking highly skilled, motivated nurses with experience of working with people with life-limiting conditions to join their multi-disciplinary team, delivering supportive and palliative care services based on the survivorship model.

Agenda for Change Band 5, bank hours as required (Tues-Thurs).

For an application pack, contact: / 01298 816998

For further information contact Senior Nurses: Karen Clayton / Claire Rimmer on 01298 816991

Closing date for applications:  Friday 17 November
Interviews:  Tuesday 5 December

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Job: Project Manager

Organisation: Tameside Oldham and Glossop Mind

Salary: £24,541 pa

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Job: Young People Who Harm Worker

Organisation: Crossroads Derbyshire

To work one day each week to deliver CRUSH group sessions working with young people in school or college around healthy and respectful relationships, some of whom who are at risk of harming others and show signs of perpetrating abuse.

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Job: Young Womens Domestic Abuse Worker

Organisation: Crossroads Derbyshire

Salary: £20,138 per annum

To deliver One to One Support and Group Work to young women (13yrs to 24yrs) affected by Domestic Abuse in their own intimate relationships and to assist with a weekly group work session with young people who are at risk of harming others.

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Job: Administration Worker

Organisation: Derbyshire Alcohol Advice Service

Salary: £17,161 per annum for 37 hours per week

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Job: Senior Finance Officer

Organisation: Tameside, Oldham and Glossop Mind

Salary: £24,542 pa 36 hours pw

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