Neighbourhood Network Newsletter

220 - 15th February 2019

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Neighbourhood Network News & Advice

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Hull: FREE NHS Health Checks at the Bespoke Centre

Hull: FREE NHS Health Checks at the Bespoke Centre

Neighbourhood Network will be hosting a FREE NHS health check on behalf of Hull City Council within our base here at The Bespoke Centre, Bransholme. The session will be held on Wednesday 27th February between 10am - 2pm at the Bespoke Centre, Zeals Garth, Wawne Road, Hull. If you would like to book an appointment, either for yourself or a …

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Hull: New Burglary Prevention Packs available

Hull: New Burglary Prevention Packs available

This week we are really pleased to have taken delivery of our new Burglary Prevention packs. Each pack includes:- 1x TV Light simulator 1x 24 Segment Timer 2x Vibration Alert Alarms 1x UV Marker pen 6x Security Warning Stickers These are usually priced at £25.00 however, as an introductory offer we are pleased to say you can purchase them for …

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Police Appeals, Arrests & News

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Lonely Hearts Romance Fraudster Alert

Lonely Hearts Romance Fraudster Alert

The NFIB have become aware of techniques used by romance fraudsters against people using dating sites. Not only will they steal your heart they will steal your money and your identification.  When you think you’ve met the perfect partner through an online dating website or app, but the other person is using a fake profile to form a relationship with you. They’re using …

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Hull: Libby Squire replica clothes released

Hull: Libby Squire replica clothes released

Update from Humberside Police:- Images of replica clothing Libby Squire was last seen wearing exactly two weeks ago today have been released as the investigation into her disappearance continues.  Libby’s mum and her friends were able to help officers with some of the items Libby chose to wear that night and where they were from, to help with the investigation. …

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Poor Parking Could Cost Lives

Poor Parking Could Cost Lives

Poor parking can cost authorities vital seconds when responding to a 999 call - are we getting through? Hundreds of flyers and posters have been issued to crews and Public Safety staff this week to try and get the message out to those who park in such a way as to delay or block a fire engine en route to …

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Hull: Motorcycle Survey

Hull: Motorcycle Survey

Have your say on whether motorcycles are affecting the area in which you live or work. This survey is part of an action research project being undertaken on behalf of Humberside Police to better understand the impact of motorcycle-related criminality on local communities. Humberside Police has worked closely with the motorcycle community in Hull to help reduce thefts of motorbikes and …

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Hull: Twenty seven charges in relation to vehicle thefts and burglaries

Hull: Twenty seven charges in relation to vehicle thefts and burglaries

Two men have been charged with a total of twenty seven offences in relation to a series of burglaries and related high value vehicle thefts in Hull and East Yorkshire. Emilio Romano, 18, of no fixed abode has been charged with seven counts of vehicle theft and five house burglaries connected to incidents in the Willerby and Kirk Ella areas. …

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Hull: Keep Up To Date With Text Speak

Hull: Keep Up To Date With Text Speak

We all know that kids today are always on their phones or social media and they have their own language on there. Some of it is easy enough to work out but some have hidden meanings. Attached is some examples of text that may seem innocent but means something totally different.If you have any concerns about what your child is …

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Events & Activities

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Hull: Grow with The Parks

Hull: Grow with The Parks

February 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Come along to this session to: Sow and plant seedsTake part in craft activitiesFood tastingEnjoy being out in our garden £1 per family, per session Please call 01482 803978 to book your place Venue:- Parks Children's Centre, Courtway Road , Hull, HU6 9TA

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Hull: Former Hull KR star is delivering free fitness sessions

Hull: Former Hull KR star is delivering free fitness sessions

Hull Kingston Rovers Community Trust are pleased to be teaming up for health with Rugby League Cares and Sport England, through National Lottery Funding, to bring you a new exciting project called Back Onside. Back Onside provides you with the opportunity to train with past and current players to build your strength, stamina and fitness with other like-minded men. These …

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Hull: Countryside Health Walk

Hull: Countryside Health Walk

1st March Sancton to Newbald (8 Miles) Pick up point for all walks is Hull Truck Theatre To purchase a ticket to secure your place on a walk please go to: Age UK – Porter Street, Hull Telephone number – 01482 324644 NO TICKET NO WALK –  COST £6 Unfortunately the Walks are not accessible for wheelchairs or mobility scooter due to …

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New nationwide cricket scheme 'Wicketz' funded by The Lords Taverners comes to Hull.

New nationwide cricket scheme 'Wicketz' funded by The Lords Taverners comes to Hull.

The sessions will be for children aged between 8 – 16 and we welcome all abilities. The free weekly fun cricket sessions will be run by a qualified coach and will include food (light bites) to re-energise before an action packed session. The session will also include guest visits from local organisations and partners to deliver short and exciting activities/ …

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Hull: Sight Support hold new Arts & Crafts project

Hull: Sight Support hold new Arts & Crafts project

Creative Connections is Sight Support’s new, free programme of regular creative art and craft activities in a welcoming and friendly social group.  It will run every Wednesday from 6th March from 1pm – 3pm at Sight Support HEY’s offices No experience is necessary just a willingness to take part. Bring your ideas and things you would like to try and …

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Get Involved

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Hull: Free swimming sessions for Adults

Hull: Free swimming sessions for Adults

The Hull Big Swim started on Monday 4th February and appears to have been a great success so far. Why not go along to your local participating pool and enjoy a session of confidence boosting swimming for free.

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Guide Dogs ’My Guide’ Challenge!

Guide Dogs ’My Guide’ Challenge!

March 1 @ 10:30 am - 2:30 pm Do you like a challenge? On 1st March from 10.30 – 14.30 the Guide Dogs team will be in Trinity Market challenging people to take the ‘My Guide’ challenge! The challenges that visually impaired people face are a daily occurrence, from street furniture to inaccessible shops, if you would like to know …

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Hull: The People's Panel VOX-POP mini survey is now open!

Hull: The People's Panel VOX-POP mini survey is now open!

How have social attitudes changed in Hull? Tell us what you think about life, death, love, sex, families and religion. How have opinions on these things changed in your lifetime? The VOX-POP mini survey is now open and can be taken by anyone living in Hull. Taking part is a great way to have your say and help improve local …

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Yorkshire Choice Awards – voting open until 1st March

Yorkshire Choice Awards – voting open until 1st March

The Yorkshire Choice Awards recognise local people and independent businesses that are an inspiration in their field. The categories cover a wide range of backgrounds and skill sets, yet they all have one thing in common…The will to achieve! Two organisations from our area have been nominated under the Charitable Businesses category of the Yorkshire Choice Awards. They are Environmental …

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Get involved with 'Playing Out' in Hull!

Get involved with 'Playing Out' in Hull!

'Playing Out' is a great scheme that enables children to do just that! Community groups and partner agencies work together to create temporary road closures enabling and encouraging safe play! Why not pop along to the coffee morning to find out more details of you can achieve this?

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Hull: Volunteering Opportunities with H-CAS

Hull: Volunteering Opportunities with H-CAS

Humber Community Advice Services (H-CAS) is a charity which provides advice & guidance to minority ethnic communities in Hull. H-CAS wishes to recruit volunteers who can support its clients with either advice; interpretation of different languages; basic IT skills; or admin skills. Full training will be provided; and volunteer travel expenses reimbursed. If you feel that this is for you, …

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Hull: The Carer’s Information and Support Service Sing and Support Group

Hull: The Carer’s Information and Support Service Sing and Support Group

The Carers’ Information and Support Service (CISS) based at Calvert Health Centre, on Calvert Lane, are inviting carers, their families and friends to join them in their new ‘Sing & Support’ group, inclusive of all ages and singing abilities. Guaranteed to leave you with a smile on your face. The sessions will start on Starts 28th Feb 2019 and will …

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Employment & Training

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Hull: Children And Young Person’s Support Worker

Hull: Children And Young Person’s Support Worker

Deadline 22nd February Children and Young person's support worker with Hull Women’s Aid, Supporting Women, Children and Young People experiencing Domestic Abuse NJC scp 26 £23, 866 (37 hrs per week) Full-time Fixed Term 12 month contract covering maternity. Candidates must have an understanding of issues relating to domestic violence The role requires flexibility and is subject to an enhanced …

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Hull: Outreach Workers Wanted for Hull Lighthouse Project

Hull: Outreach Workers Wanted for Hull Lighthouse Project

Deadline 1st March The Hull Lighthouse Project is looking for Outreach Workers to join its dedicated, compassionate and experienced team. The role is to engage and support women involved in, or at risk of, street based prostitution on a one to one basis. You will holistically and non-judgmentally befriend and support the women to enable them to make positive lifestyle …

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University of Hull vacancies as of 13th February 2019

University of Hull vacancies as of 13th February 2019

The University of Hull currently have the following vacancies for an Administrator for The Faculty & Events Team, 2x Finance Assistants and an Insurance & Risk Officer, along with a variety of others.  Click on the link below to view all available opportunities. https://jobs.hull.ac.uk/vacancies.aspx?cat=-1

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Funding News

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Hull Crime Reduction Fund

Hull Crime Reduction Fund

Hull Crime Reduction Fund The latest round of the Hull Crime Reduction Fund – administered by the Hull Community Safety Partnership (CSP) with funding from the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner (OPCC) – is due to close to applicants on 28 February and not for profit groups/organisations across Hull are being encouraged to apply for grants of up …

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Trusthouse Charitable Foundation

Trusthouse Charitable Foundation

Trusthouse gives grants for running costs or one-off capital costs to charities and not-for-profit organisations in accordance with criteria that are regularly reviewed and decided by the Trustees. Within these overarching themes, they are interested in two areas: Community Support: For example: work with young people; community centres; support for carers; older people’s projects; help for refugees; family support; community transport; …

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Hull: Joseph Rank Benevolent Fund

Hull: Joseph Rank Benevolent Fund

Joseph Rank’s chief objective as a charity is to support older people. At the December meeting every year the Trustees consider applications from other charities to support Hull activities.  The amount that they can give away to other charities is set by the Charity Commission at £6,000. Last year they gave £600 to ten charities. Applications should be in writing …

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Hull Aid in Sickness Trust

Hull Aid in Sickness Trust

The Hull Aid in Sickness Trust is a small local charity whose objective is the award of grants for items or services which will provide a benefit to the health and wellbeing of people who are in need, and who are sick, convalescent, disabled, handicapped or infirm.The Trust was established to aid only those who reside in the City and …

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Hull Community Development Programme Activity grants

Hull Community Development Programme Activity grants

The Rank Foundation, together with the Esmee Fairbairn Foundation, is inviting community organisations (with at least two signatories on the bank account) to make an application for funding to increase community capital. These include: hosting an event or activitypurchasing new equipment or materialssetting up a pilot project or starting up a new groupexpenses for volunteers, pay for workers and professional …

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Hull and East Riding Charitable Trust

Hull and East Riding Charitable Trust

Next deadline 20th April Grants are available to registered charities and charitable organisations for any charitable purposes the Trustees think fit within the Hull and East Riding of Yorkshire area. Although no minimum or maximum level of grant is specified, grants of between £100 and £10,000 have been awarded in the past. The Trustees are unlikely to support the total …

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WREN: FCC Community Action Fund

WREN: FCC Community Action Fund

Deadline 13th March  The FCC Community Action Fund offers funding of between £2,000 and £100,000 to projects which fall within WREN policy and the Landfill Communities Fund. WREN will accept applications for the provision, maintenance or improvement of the following types of public amenity:  Village Halls and Community CentresPublic Play AreasPublicly available Multi use games areas, skate parks and BMX …

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