Neighbourhood Network Newsletter

194 - 3rd August 2018

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Neighbourhood Network News & Advice

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Neighbourhood Watch Toolkit - Spotlight on Modern slavery

Neighbourhood Watch Toolkit - Spotlight on Modern slavery

When the Neighbourhood Network team attended a seminar last month we were astonished at the facts and figures of the recent rise in Modern Slavery. Here we wish to share with our members a few bits of information and the signs to look out for to help identify if this is going on in your area. Key information:- Although most …

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Neighbourhood Network Awards 2018 – Open for applications!

Neighbourhood Network Awards 2018 – Open for applications!

The Neighbourhood Network are pleased to announce that their annual Awards are now open for nominations! If you know of a community group or individual who has made a significant contribution to a community or a community project, why not nominate them for their achievements and give them recognition for their hard work. This year's Award categories are as follows: Community …

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Police Appeals, Arrests & News

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Hull: Have you signed up to My Community Alert yet?

Hull: Have you signed up to My Community Alert yet?

Receive real time alerts and know whats going on in your local area. Have you ever seen a police car or fire engine pass by only to discover the road ahead is closed? Or heard a rumour about a run of crime in your street and wished you had known about it sooner? My Community Alert is a, free messaging …

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Hull: Robbery and assault on woman

Hull: Robbery and assault on woman

Humberside Police want to identify these men in connection with an alleged robbery on Newland Avenue in Hull on 15 July 2018. It happened around 2am. The victim reported she was assaulted and had her mobile phone stolen.  The quality of the CCTV images aren't high definition, but one of the suspects had a distinctive logo on the back of his light …

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Beverley: Warning about bogus officials

Beverley: Warning about bogus officials

Police are looking for a man who allegedly posed as a post office worker to con a 76-year-old woman at her home on Lairgate in Beverley. The incident happened around 9.30am on 25 July 2018. The suspect claimed he was from the post office and the woman needed to pay a postage fee by debit card. He took her card and …

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Hull: Vehicle arson in the Sutton Park and Bransholme area - Did you see anything?

Hull: Vehicle arson in the Sutton Park and Bransholme area - Did you see anything?

Humberside Police are investigating cases of vehicle Arsons on Bransholme and Sutton Park. If you saw or heard anything suspicious, or have any information about the below incident please call 101, quoting the log number provided. Alternatively you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111, or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org If you see anyone acting suspiciously call …

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Hull: E-fit of man wanted for attempted robbery

Hull: E-fit of man wanted for attempted robbery

Can you help police find this man on suspicion of an attempted robbery in Hull around 2.30am on 3 June 2018? A woman was talking on her mobile phone near to the junction of Victoria Avenue and Princes Avenue when the man allegedly grabbed her and tried to steal it from her before running away. Call 101 if you know anything. Quote …

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Phishing Alert - LinkedIn

Phishing Alert - LinkedIn

Watch out for these fake LinkedIn emails Multiple reports have been received about these fake LinkedIn emails. They claim that your LinkedIn profile has appeared in multiple searches and provide links you can click on to get more details. These links lead to malicious websites designed to steal your personal and financial details. Always question unsolicited requests for your personal …

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Events & Activities

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Next Hull and District Diabetes Support Group meeting August 7th

Next Hull and District Diabetes Support Group meeting August 7th

August 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm 1st Tuesday of the month 7:00 pm-9:00pm NO Joining Fees and NO Subscription Fees Guest Speakers: Consultants, Diabetes Nurses, Chiropodists, Pharmacists,  Opticians,  Dieticians and many more Health Care Professionals For more information please Telephone Pauline 805854;  Ron 376544; or  Lionel  844933. Supported by Hull & East Yorkshire NHS and the City Health Care …

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Hull: Friends of Hull General Cemetery activity day

Hull: Friends of Hull General Cemetery activity day

September 15 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm Friends of Hull General Cemetery are holding an activity day: Cemetery Trees in Autumn  What happens at an Activity Day ? At least two members of the Friends will be present. The activity days are themed and the aim is to have an expert present to guide you through the cemetery as you …

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Hull: Transition & Permaculture Day

Hull: Transition & Permaculture Day

August 11 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm Venue:- Constable Community Allotment,Constable St, Hull, HU3 3DF This is a one-day event is a celebration of sustainability and is free to attend. There will be stalls, speakers and workshops and everyone is invited to attend. There will be live music, kid’s activities and pizzas cooked on-site in the cob oven. Confirmed so …

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Hull: Mental Health Tasters

Hull: Mental Health Tasters

Mental Health Taster – Pilates for Anxiety and Stress Relief August 21 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm A talk by Sarah J* Stress can compromise the immune system, and manifests in the body as headaches, stomach aches, digestive issues, back pain and muscle tension. Pilates can help in providing a place for the body to relax, rejuvenate and release …

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Get Involved

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Hull: Joint Local Access Forum (JLAF) quarterly meeting

Hull: Joint Local Access Forum (JLAF) quarterly meeting

September 12 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm The JLAF is a statutory partnership which provides independent strategic advice to help improve countryside access, rights of way and open-air recreation across Hull and the East Riding of Yorkshire. More information about JLAF can be found by clicking the link below but please do not hesitate to contact the Secretariat at …

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Need help and support for heart problems?

Need help and support for heart problems?

If you or someone close has experienced heart problems and need support  - the Hull Cardiac Support Group may be able to help? The team are at the Alf Marshall Centre, Bransholme on Wednesday 8th August @ 12pm - 3pm - All welcome! Discover more about this voluntary group and how joining can help recovery from heart problems and help …

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Hull: Tenants Forum August 16 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm |

Hull: Tenants Forum August 16 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm |

Tenants Forum August 16 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm | Help to shape the future of Hull’s Housing Service If you think that services could be improved or you have suggestions on how problems can be tackled your area, why not come along to the next meeting and share your thoughts. For more information please contact the Tenant Participation …

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Hull: Butterflies Memory Loss Support Group sessions

Hull: Butterflies Memory Loss Support Group sessions

Butterflies Memory Loss Support Group is a group for people with memory problems, their carers and families.  They organise a number of regular support groups across Hull, please see below for details and locations. Activities include informative speakers, quizzes, music, drama, gardening, history and much more.  There is something for everyone as all members have a say in what activities …

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Healthwatch Hull - People and Carers event

Healthwatch Hull - People and Carers event

August 14 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm In conjunction with Hull City Council and NHS Hull Clinical Commissioning Group, Healthwatch Hull want to hear public, patient and carers views, experiences and recommendations on how Health and Social Care services across the city can adapt to the additional pressures placed on them by increased demand throughout the year. They are …

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Employment & Training

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2 x Funded Intensive Rough Sleeper Outreach Worker Posts, Emmaus

2 x Funded Intensive Rough Sleeper Outreach Worker Posts, Emmaus

This role is responsible for delivering and coordinating delivery of a Rough Sleeper Support Service in Hull, targeting entrenched rough sleepers and focusing on proactive support for an identified caseload, assisting direct access provision options, health, all appointments with supporting agencies. Designed to work alongside the existing Emmaus Outreach Service and homelessness network across Hull & East Riding this role …

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Humberside Fire and Rescue are recruiting

Humberside Fire and Rescue are recruiting

Deadline 6th August #BeOurFuture The Service is recruiting full time firefighters Be one of them and help them to make the workforce reflect the community that it serves The Online registration is open until the 6th August (2 Weeks). The online assessments is from the 23rd July until the 20th August (4 Weeks). This is for a fulltime course to …

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Service Administrator-HeadStart Hull Project

Service Administrator-HeadStart Hull Project

Deadline 17th August Barnardo’s is a key delivery partner of HeadStart Hull’s programme and we are seeking a Service Administrator to support the work of the service. You will join a team of Project Workers and Managers who deliver evidenced based group work to young people to support and promote their resilience and positive mental health. Based at 33 Witham …

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Hull: 6 x posts with Hull City Council’s Streetscene

Hull City Council is recruiting to a number of newly created Streetscene posts as part of the restructure within Hull City Council’s Environmental Services teams. They have a number of permanent posts available providing an exciting opportunity to improve environmental standards right across the city of Hull. Policy Development Officer – Waste Management     Salary: grade 8 – £28,221 to …

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Hull: Vacancies with HEY Mind

Hull: Vacancies with HEY Mind

HEY Mind are looking for individuals to strengthen their Fundraising and Marketing team in the areas of community fundraising and the coordination and writing of tenders and bids. Community Fundraiser (full or part time) circa £21,000 per annum (for 37 hours) In this varied and exciting role you will be responsible for delivering Mind’s community fundraising plans, including planning events …

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Hull: Key Worker with FiND

Hull: Key Worker with FiND

FiND is a charity providing day services meeting the needs of individuals with physical and learning disabilities and/or autism. The services are designed to provide stimulating, fulfilling and enjoyable activities throughout the day which are specially designed for each person. They encourage every individual to be as independent as possible by promoting positive and meaningful experiences based on a person-centered …

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Vacancy - Business Support Officer, Healthwatch Hull

Vacancy - Business Support Officer, Healthwatch Hull

Healthwatch Hull are seeking a skilled business support officer to work alongside the team. You will be responsible for providing administrative support to Healthwatch Hull and acting as a first point of contact for the general public by all media. You will have significant proven administrative skills and experience of communicating with a diverse range of people. This role will …

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University of Hull - Vacancies as of 31st July 2018

University of Hull - Vacancies as of 31st July 2018

The University of Hull currently have the following vacancies for a Cleaner, a Development assistant and an Excecutive Support administrator, along with a variety of others.  There are also opportunities for temporary staff. For more information contact Temporary Staffing Services, e-mail: TSS@hull.ac.uk, tel: 01482 466477 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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People’s Postcode Lottery invites local charities to apply to £3m funding pot

People’s Postcode Lottery invites local charities to apply to £3m funding pot

Deadline 15th August Between 1 August and 15 August charities and community groups will be able to apply for grants of between £500 and £20,000 from the fund. Funding is available through three trusts which focus on different areas. People’s Postcode Trust supports projects aimed at promoting human rights, employability and combatting poverty Postcode Community Trust focuses on initiatives that …

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Building Connections Fund

Building Connections Fund

Deadline 24th August 2018 The £11.5 million Building Connections Fund is a partnership between Government, Big Lottery Fund and the Co-op Foundation which was set up in response to the Jo Cox Commission on Loneliness to support projects that prevent or reduce loneliness. The fund aims to: increase social connections, helping people form strong and meaningful relationships and creating a …

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Hull: Rugby League World Cup Small Grants

Hull: Rugby League World Cup Small Grants

The Small Grants Scheme awards grants of up to £15,000 for the provision of capital items, kit and equipment or to refurbish/improve existing facilities. The types of facilities wewill consider awarding a grant for include: Rugby Posts and post protectors Kit and equipment such as balls, Junior tackle bags and sports Wheelchairs. Storage and equipment for maintenance and lighting Small-scale site …

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Hull: European Social Fund Community Grants

Hull: European Social Fund Community Grants

Deadline for Humber and East Riding applications is Friday 10th August – 4.00pm. Humber Learning Consortium are pleased to announce a further round of funding available, the ESF Community Grants Programme 2016-2018 has now been extended to March 2019. The launch of the 6th round of funding is now published. The fund is commissioned through the Skill Fund Agency (SFA) and …

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