In case you missed it – Care to Co-operate’s latest newsletter is out & it has some exciting news for small co-ops! #coops #caretocoop #socialcare #wales

The latest Care to Co-operate newsletter has landed and it contains some exciting news  – ‘Recent good news for small co-operatives in Wales! Changes to regulations encourage more co-operatives to set-up and grow‘ The newsletter also features the ‘Road to Co-operation’ where we take a look at the various stages a co-operative needs to work… Read More In case you missed it – Care to Co-operate’s latest newsletter is out & it has some exciting news for small co-ops! #coops #caretocoop #socialcare #wales

Restorative approaches to housing conference – 19.01.17, Cardiff. Book your space @WalesRAP #Cardiff #housing #collaboration #Coops

Wales Restorative Approaches Partnership (WRAP) will be hosting its first restorative approaches to housing conference at the Mecure Hotel in Cardiff on 19 January 2018. Join them to talk about the difference that restorative approaches can make in the housing sector. Julia Houlston Clark will be host for the day and you’ll have an opportunity to meet the… Read More Restorative approaches to housing conference – 19.01.17, Cardiff. Book your space @WalesRAP #Cardiff #housing #collaboration #Coops

The Wisdom of Citizen Clem – individually & collectively we can make a change #coops #cooperation #together

Chilling out in a sunny climate after organising three events over the past twelve months developing the future of Co-operative Education in Wales with Co-ops and Mutuals Wales, I have just finished reading “Citizen Clem: A Biography of Attlee: Winner of the Orwell Prize” by John Bew which I started reading six months ago. The… Read More The Wisdom of Citizen Clem – individually & collectively we can make a change #coops #cooperation #together

Applications open for small charities to win a year of leadership coaching – Weston Charity Awards #charities #wales #awards #funding

Originally posted on: Charity Digital News, 5th December 2017 Small charity leaders say digital and IT expertise is one of their most significant skills gaps, according to new research by the Weston Charity Awards. The survey of small to medium charity leaders revealed that 4 in 10 (38%) identified digital know how as missing from… Read More Applications open for small charities to win a year of leadership coaching – Weston Charity Awards #charities #wales #awards #funding

Launch of Wales National Commissioning Board Guidance

Anfonwyd ar ran CLLC/ Sent on behalf of WLGA The Minister for Children & Social Services launched two documents developed by the National Commissioning Board at the ADSS Autumn Seminar last week. The first concerns the Good Practice Guidance in relation to commissioning services for people with learning disabilities. This is meant to be overarching… Read More Launch of Wales National Commissioning Board Guidance

Heritage Hub for Mid Wales being developed – ‘Digital meets cultural heritage’ #communities #digital #heritage #wales @HeritageHub4MidWales

A digital heritage hub is being developed by Heritage Hub 4 Mid Wales (https://www.facebook.com/pg/HeritageHub4MidWales/photos/?ref=page_internal). The Heritage Hub 4 Wales vision, aspiration and purpose is to: Champion young people’s creative ability to contribute positively to their communities and help strengthen their sense of belonging Invest in disadvantaged communities’ capacity to overcome social, economic or environmental challenges Build… Read More Heritage Hub for Mid Wales being developed – ‘Digital meets cultural heritage’ #communities #digital #heritage #wales @HeritageHub4MidWales

Book your space for the ‘Co-operative Women’s Voices’ event – 4.12.17, Cardiff hosted by @WalesCoOpCentre & @Coop_CollegeUK

A series of spaces for women in co-operatives to meet up and share experiences. This free event is on Monday 4th December 2017 (5.30pm – 8.00pm) at the Tramshed Tech in Cardiff City Centre and we’d love it if you can join us. What’s happening? There will be speakers to inspire us, drinks and nibbles,… Read More Book your space for the ‘Co-operative Women’s Voices’ event – 4.12.17, Cardiff hosted by @WalesCoOpCentre & @Coop_CollegeUK