Neighbourhood Network Newsletter

152 - 6th October 2017

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Neighbourhood Network News

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Would you like to showcase your services at our Awards Event?

Would you like to showcase your services at our Awards Event?

It's that time again to celebrate the achievements of our many groups across the city at our annual Neighbourhood Network Awards event this coming October. We would like to invite groups/organisations who would like to come along and showcase their services and events by having a stall at the event. Our Neighbourhood Network Awards will be taking place on Tuesday …

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D Lock

Did you know the Neighbourhood Network now has an online shop?

The charity has recently collated some basic crime prevention items to sell online and from the office at The Bespoke Centre. Neighbourhood Network members are also entitled to a discount too! Currently there is £5.00 off the Cycle lock by entering and £10% off all other products by entering into the coupon code! Click on the link to view https://www.nnetwork.org.uk/shop/ Happy …

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Personal Heart Alarm

Discounts on Personal Alarms during September at the Neighbourhood Network shop!

Now the darker nights are coming, have you ever thought of carrying a personal alarm around with you or maybe for your child who walks to school? A personal alarm is a great deterrent especially if you are in danger of being attacked or are attacked. A simple pull of the cord on the device will release a loud screeching …

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Police Appeals, Arrests & News

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Woman assaulted on Great Thornton Street, Hull

Woman assaulted on Great Thornton Street, Hull

Humberside Police want to trace two women in connection with an assault on another woman in Hull on 2 September 2017. The victim was walking home along Great Thornton Street around 2.30am when she was allegedly assaulted by the women who were carrying weapons. She was taken to hospital with minor head injuries. The women have been described as in …

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Appeal to find man who was stuck by a car on Spring Bank West, Hull

At 7.35pm on Monday 2 September a woman was driving a black BMW estate car along Spring bank West near to Park Street lights. Her car wing mirror struck a man when he stumbled into the road. He was knocked to the ground but got up and walked away in the direction of the city centre. The woman rang Humberside …

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Serious assault on Park Avenue, Hull

Serious assault on Park Avenue, Hull

 Humberside Police are trying to trace two men in connection with a serious assault in Hull around 9.00pm on 17 September 2017.  A 22 year old man was riding his bike along Park Avenue near to Salisbury Street when the men drove up next to him in a silver coloured car. They allegedly shouted racist comments at him, before knocking …

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Man thrown from his mobility scooter in collision on Hall Road

At around 7.15pm on Monday 2 October a 72 year-old man was on his mobility scooter using the pedestrian crossing outside Sirius Academy on Hall Road in Hull. Traffic from the Beverley Road end had stopped to let him cross but a driver travelling in the opposite direction failed to stop at the crossing and collided with the mobility scooter, …

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Report a Crime

Car stolen in burglary

Have you seen a white VW Scirocco, stolen overnight? At 00:40am on 5th October a house on Boothferry Park Halt, Hull was broken into and the car keys stolen. The car, a white coloured VW Scirocco parked on the owner’s driveway was then stolen using the keys. Humberside Police believe the car might be in the north Hull area. If …

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Appeal to find man who was stuck by a car on Spring Bank West, Hull

At 7.35pm on Monday 2 September a woman was driving a black BMW estate car along Spring bank West near to Park Street lights. Her car wing mirror struck a man when he stumbled into the road.  He was knocked to the ground but got up and walked away in the direction of the city centre. The woman rang Humberside …

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All the fun of the fair!

All the fun of the fair!

Humberside Police; 'We’ll be there to help you enjoy your visit!' Uniformed police officers will be stepping up patrols of the Walton Street area for the duration of Hull Fair.  They will be working in partnership with Hull City Council, the Showman’s Guild, local licensees and residents amongst others to ensure fairgoers can enjoy the event in a safe environment.  …

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Woman assaulted: Police would like to trace two women

Woman assaulted: Police would like to trace two women

  Humberside Police want to trace two women in connection with an assault on another woman in Hull on 2 September 2017. The victim was walking home along Great Thornton Street around 2.30am when she was allegedly assaulted by the women who were carrying weapons. She was taken to hospital with minor head injuries. The women have been described as …

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Events & Activities

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Humberside Fire and Rescue Service Consultation

Humberside Fire and Rescue Service would be grateful if you would consider providing feedback on these plans. All feedback is important as it contributes to shaping plans in the future. Keeping communities and firefighters safe, and contributing to the firefighting and rescue capability of the UK is their main priority. This three year plan outlines what they want to achieve, how they will do it …

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Growing St Andrews Launch Event in Hull

Growing St Andrews Launch Event in Hull

Groundwork’s launch event for their Growing St Andrews project will be held at the Western Library Community Garden on 26th October 2017 from 11am until 6pm. The launch will have a selection of activities, including freshly made pizzas cooked in a wood fired cob oven, a wildflower seed bomb making workshop, refreshments, and the opportunity to sign up to Hull …

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Hull Voluntary and Community Sector Safeguarding Forum

Hull Voluntary and Community Sector Safeguarding Forum

October 11 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm Calling all Voluntary and Community groups in Hull Do you support children, young people and vulnerable adults who are parents? Do you want to find out more about local safeguarding issues and work being carried out locally and nationally? Do you want to be able to influence safeguarding policy and practice in …

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World Homeless Day at Emmaus Hull & East Riding

World Homeless Day at Emmaus Hull & East Riding

Emmaus Hull & East Riding would like to invite you along to their World Homeless Day event on 10th October 2017, from 10am until 3pm, held at Lockwood  Street Furniture Store, Lockwood Street, Hull. Join them in learning and sharing with Emmaus and partners on World Homelessness Day.  Promoting World Homeless Day is an opportunity to recognise the impact of homelessness …

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Training & Employment

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Young Person’s Participation and Engagement Coordinator

Young Person’s Participation and Engagement Coordinator

Closing date: 20th October 30 hours per week (This is a National Lottery Funded post for 3 years) Salary: £23,908 FTE KIDS is a national charity dedicated to creating an inclusive world for disabled children, young people and their families. Their work improves thousands of lives every year. They are looking to appoint a Young Person’s Participation and Engagement Coordinator …

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Administrator for Sleep and Parent Training

Administrator for Sleep and Parent Training

Closing date: 16th October 16 hours per week, Hull Salary £15,551 FTE KIDS is a national charity dedicated to creating an inclusive world for disabled children, young people and their families. Their work improves thousands of lives every year. They are looking to appoint an Administrator to provide administrative support to the Hull Sleep Service and Headstart Parent Training Programme. This …

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Hull and East Yorkshire Mind Vacancies

Hull and East Yorkshire Mind Vacancies

Closing date: 9th October Hull and East Yorkshire Mind have vacancies for a Community Support Worker and a Vocational Support Worker. Hull and East Yorkshire Mind is a local charity helping people with mental health problems live fulfilling and independent lives. With growing demand for their services, they need more people to join their motivated and skilled staff team to help …

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HeadStart Hull Vacancies

HeadStart Hull Vacancies

Closing date: 9th October Barnardo’s are looking for a Service Administrator and a Secretarial Assistant for their HeadStart Hull project. HeadStart Hull is an exciting new partnership initiative funded by the Big Lottery Fund. Over the course of the 4-year programme, HeadStart Hull aims to enable young people to have positive mental health and wellbeing, thrive in their community and to …

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Ready, Set, Grow! – Green Port Hull is hosting FREE Employment & Skills events throughout October

Ready, Set, Grow! – Green Port Hull is hosting FREE Employment & Skills events throughout October

If your company is based in the Humber region and operates in manufacturing, engineering or the renewable energy supply chain, you could be eligible for funding towards staff training and subsidies for recruiting apprentices and individuals from disadvantaged groups. Green Port Hull is hosting FREE Employment & Skills events throughout October at The Green Port Hub, Central Library, Hull. A buffet lunch …

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Calling all VCSE Managers, Trustees and CEO's in Hull & East Yorkshire

Calling all VCSE Managers, Trustees and CEO's in Hull & East Yorkshire

North Bank Forum brings you exciting news of a free management and leadership development programme for the voluntary and community sector in Hull and the East Riding.  The programme will be facilitated by Clore Social Leadership and is due to start in January 2018. It aims to engage with a diverse group of people working in the local voluntary and …

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Are you aged 14-24 and up for a challenge?

Are you aged 14-24 and up for a challenge?

What’s it all about?  Doing a Duke of Edinburgh programme is a real adventure from beginning to end.  You just need to be aged between 14 and 24 and want to do something different, adventurous – and fun!  You can do programmes at three levels which, when you’ve successfully completed them, lead to Bronze, Silver or Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s …

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Get Involved

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Butterflies charity in Hull requires Volunteers

Butterflies charity in Hull requires Volunteers

Butterflies is a local charity that holds a number of drop-in sessions supporting people with dementia and memory problems and their families. They provide various activities, for example: quizzes, crafts, music and trips out to pubs, museums, cafes etc. Butterflies need people who can help provide these activities at their weekly Men’s Luncheon club held at the Clubhouse in Garden Village and at …

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KIDS Yorkshire & Humber launch a Young Person's Participation Group in Hull

KIDS Yorkshire & Humber launch a Young Person's Participation Group in Hull

KIDS Yorkshire & the Humber have been awarded funding from The Big Lottery Fund to develop a Young Person’s Participation Group – supporting disabled children & young people (aged 14-25 years) to have an influence on decision makers & shape services. In summary: • Young people will be supported to develop their own identity, sense of independence and ambition. • …

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Struggling to make ends meet? Or just want more money in your pocket?

Struggling to make ends meet? Or just want more money in your pocket?

Quids In is a friendly, free & confidential Citizens Advice service for people who live in Hull and are renting their home.  We want to help make your money go further and we have a team of experts on hand to help you save money.  We can help with: Benefits health checks and applications DLA and PIP appeals Specialist debt …

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Connect Well Hull offers advice and support on Health issues

Connect Well Hull offers advice and support on Health issues

Connect well offers advice and support on accessing the right support for you when it comes to your health.  Connect Well will have Wellbeing Coordinators and Welfare Officers located around Health centres across Hull over the next few months.  For more information, please visit www.connectwellhull.org.uk  

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Funding News

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Peter Stebbings Memorial Charity

Peter Stebbings Memorial Charity

This charity makes grants to UK registered charities, for work in the UK and overseas. Projects in the UK should fall into the following categories: Medical research and care Social welfare Homelessness Hospices Mental health/counselling Drug and alcohol therapeutic support Offender support Community regeneration Vulnerable families, women and children Projects overseas should take place in 'low or middle income countries' …

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Comic Relief

Comic Relief

Thanks to last year's new grantmaking strategy, it's worth checking Comic Relief's open funding pots regularly - they change every couple of months. Funding is currently available for: Projects delivering mental health support for young men Rugby-related projects that deliver social change Women-led projects in Ghana, Kenya or South Africa All Comic Relief funding pots have different opening and closing dates, …

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The Magdalen Hospital Trust

The Magdalen Hospital Trust

Working With Vulnerable Children? The Magdalen Hospital Trust makes small grants (usually £500 - £2,000) towards projects that support vulnerable children and young adults - particularly projects that: provide training for work and personal development, provide clubs for young people, assist crime prevention, provide emergency care, provide play schemes,and provide mental health support and counselling. To be eligible, you must …

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Aviva Community Fund opens

Aviva Community Fund opens

The Aviva Community Fund offers grant funding to voluntary and community organisations for projects that will make a real difference to local communities. Applications will be accepted from not-for-profit organisations or groups working for the good of their community, which have been in existence for at least six months and have an income of £1 million or less. To be …

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