New funding secures Workcare work clubs

WorkCare Coventry & Warwickshire Work Clubs are alive and well in Atherstone until 2014 thanks to funding from the European Social Fund (ESF) and Section 106 funding . Kay Aldersley, WorkCare Development Officer stated “We are pleased to be able to continue our practical support to those who are unemployed in Atherstone as a result of successfully securing new funding”….read more →

Criminal Record Checks have changed

CRB checks have changed, there now called DBS checks and the roles they cover have been greatly reduced. Information on the changes can be found by clicking here. As part of the changes a new live update service has been launched. This is what the Disclosure and Barring Service had to say in their latest email: I am very pleased…read more →

Could you be a Garden Buddy?

Are you good at gardening? Do you like spending time outdoors? Do you want to give something back to the North Warwickshire community? If the answer to any of the above is yes then Volunteer Centre North Warwickshire has just the project for you. ‘Garden Buddy’ is a scheme set up in partnership with North Warwickshire Borough Council. It enables…read more →

Volunteer Co-ordinator Forum date announced

The next Volunteer Co-ordinator Forum date has been announced. The event will be held on July 2nd 2013 at Hartshill Community Centre. The forum will focus on volunteer management and should be a really useful event for community organisations across North Warwickshire. If you are interested in attending please call Volunteer Centre North Warwickshire on 01827 717 073 or email…read more →