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  • Derbyshire Sexual Health Action Research Project (SHARP) more…
  • Greater Manchester Cancer Screening and Engagement Programme – Stakeholder Events more…

Every Mind Matters Campaign SMALL GRANTS NOW CLOSED

Date 02.08.22

Small Grants and Support for Community Groups, Teams and Workplaces in Bolton

The Every Mind Matters campaign helps people to look after their mental health by directing them to free, practical tips and advice.

Over the next 7-months, funding is available for Bolton teams and groups to run small, tailored campaigns for staff, clients, or service users.


Every Mind Matters Campaign

Date 11.07.22

Small Grants and Support for Community Groups in Bolton

  • Half of adults in England said the COVID-19 pandemic had a negative impact on their mental wellbeing.
  • More than a third said they did not know what to do to help improve their mental wellbeing.

Job Opportunities – Training and Development worker

Date 31.01.22

24.5 hrs per week

Salary £19,427 pro rata plus benefits

The Training and Development Worker is an exciting and rewarding role that will lead on coordinating training delivery, and the development of the training framework for Answer Cancer, the Greater Manchester Cancer Screening Engagement Programme.  You will deliver training to a range of stakeholders.  You will provide overall training coordination and support across the different Answer Cancer workstreams and support capacity and capability amongst other staff and stakeholders (especially Answer Cancer Champions) to take part in the Programme and to deliver local training. This Job Description outlines the expected work priorities and responsibilities. Supervision and peer support will be available to assist the successful candidate to fulfil this role. More…

Derbyshire Sexual Health Action Research Project (SHARP)

Date 14.01.22

The Sexual Health Action Research Project (SHARP) is a creative 12-month action research project covering Derbyshire including Derby City.  The project has two main aims:


Greater Manchester Cancer Screening and Engagement Programme – Stakeholder Events

Date 16.05.19

The Greater Manchester Cancer Screening and Engagement Programme is running a series of Stakeholder Events in June.


This new programme has been commissioned by Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership. Its aim is to deliver a community sector-led approach to improve the uptake of cancer screening programmes and reduce the incidence of cancers.  It will achieve this by engaging, mobilising and working with local communities.   As part of this work, we are inviting local stakeholders to attend sessions that are relevant to their role and interests.


The event themes are as follows:


Salford Healthy Communities Volunteers – Meet the Salford Star

Date 05.02.19

Volunteers of the Salford Healthy communities project have met with the Salford Star to discuss the end of their project. Read the full article here

RCC Awards 2017

Date 13.01.17

The RCC Board wishes to acknowledge the achievements of those projects who have worked over the last 4+ years. To do this the next Change Champions Network event will be reshaped to include an awards ceremony. The awards will be taken from the case studies in the report and the winners will be chosen by a small panel of RCC Board members. The winning team in each category will win a trophy, £100 in gift vouchers and free publicity.


First Cohort of the Change Champions Programme Graduates Today 28 June 2013

Date 28.06.13

The Change Champions Programme is part of the North East Lincolnshire Building Choice and Releasing Community Capacity Programme and is designed to provide staff and the community, protected space to work through the development of new services to address lack of provision in some much challenged communities. More…

Meaningful Engagement between commissioners and the public?

Date 14.08.12

In response to demand from primary care colleagues going through authorisation processes, Unique Improvements provide a suite of engagement and involvement courses.  Some are accredited via Teesside University and some are CPD approved.


Winner of NHS Innovation Challenge Prize 2012

Date 31.07.12

North East Lincolnshire Care Plus Group supported by Unique Improvements has been awarded a prestigious NHS Innovation Challenge Prize for their work around early presentation of cancer symptoms. More…