Funding on agenda at voluntary sector forum

The next meeting of the East Lindsey Voluntary Sector Forum will help attendees make sure they are up to date with all the funding opportunities available to them. The forum on February 27 from 10am to 1pm, will also review the advice that is available to voluntary...

New digital portal to strengthen safeguarding guidance for charities

The Government has launched a new online portal that will strengthen its support to charities handling safeguarding concerns or allegations. The portal, based on Gov.uk, offers a step by step guide to help charities correctly manage their concerns, identify the right...

Senior groups invited to attend Rotary’s variety concert event

An invitation to attend a concert has gone out to senior citizens. Spalding and Welland Rotary Club have invited groups and organisations for older people to its annual event, which is back for 2020 after cancellation in 2019 due to the sudden death of its organiser....

Grants available to projects helping people back into work

Applications are being invited to the The Greater Lincolnshire LEP Employment & Skills ESF Grant Programme which helps people back into work. The programme is funded by the European Social Fund and available to third sector and other small organisations who meet...

Have a say on fire service risk management plan

Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue is asking for residents’ input on its community plan which identifies key risks and how it responds to them. The service is currently developing its Community, or Risk Management, Plan for 2020-2023 which outlines its commitment to...

£50,000 available for not for profits across Greater Lincolnshire

Groups and organisations which support vulnerable and isolated people in Lincolnshire are being invited to apply for a grant of up to £50,000. Lincolnshire Community Foundation has announced that following receipt of further funds, grants are available from the Evan...

Could you help people dealing with grief?

The Boston and District Branch of Cruse Bereavement Care is recruiting volunteers who feel able to offer support to those experiencing problems with grief. Full initial and ongoing training is given for this rewarding  voluntary work with the UK’s leading...

Patients’ chance to have a say on surgery’s future

Patients are being reassured that nothing will change during the process to find a new provider at The Sidings Medical Practice in Boston. Lincolnshire Community Health Services (LCHS) are currently providing services at surgery under a short-term caretaking contract,...