North East Lincolnshire Council’s Safer and Stronger Communities team are creating a place where people can learn about the history of Cleethorpes over the last three centuries both online and in person through their Heritage Lottery funded Bygone Beachcomber Project. The team are working to create a display within the beach hut where visitors can view photographs, posters, souvenirs and memorabilia relating to Cleethorpes which they otherwise might not have had the opportunity to see. Read on for full details.
VANEL’s IGNITE team will be holding a stand at North East Lincolnshire’s largest Skills Fair at Grimsby Auditorium on Thursday 6th July. The team will be promoting volunteering and explaining to the young people the fair is aimed at how they can use becoming a volunteer to their advantage.
VANEL’s IGNITE team work to encourage young people aged 16 – 30 to take the lead on projects, campaigns and events of their own making. If you have an idea for a project which benefits your community and need funding in order to make it happen, contact IGNITE today! IGNITE@vanel.org.uk
VANEL is holding a variety of funding surgeries on Tuesday 25th and Wednesday 26th July. Paul Chessman, the Director at the Tribune Trust, and experienced Funding Officer, Gary Allen, will be taking appointments from groups wanting to discuss funding. VANEL’s Finance Officer Richard Wendel-Jones will also be taking appointments from individuals and groups interested in applying for funding from the Humber Youth Association and the Crime Reduction Fund. To book your place on one or more of the funding surgeries, contact Helen Pickett. Email Helen@vanel.org.uk. Read on for full details.
YMCA Humber’s Big Local funded Youth Club is moving from The Pavilion on Sussex Recreation Ground to Jade’s Dance Studio on Grant Street. The Youth Club will run every Friday between the hours of 4 pm and 6 pm starting from Friday 30th June. Read on for full details.
Our weekly roundup of news related to governance, trusteeship and leadership: an interesting report from NPC, changes at Assoc of Chairs and a full rundown of our new governance/trusteeship training programme for the next few months. Read on.
If you will be in the final year of your degree this September, are interested in working with young people and would like to earn some extra money, apply to be a Youth Leadership Mentor with IGNITE. The deadline for applications is Friday 30th June 2017. Read on for full details.
Join Victoria and Helen on Saturday 1st July from 10 am – 4 pm at King’s Baptiste Chruch carpark this Armed Forces Weekend and pick up your free Anglian Water Goody Bag!
NELC is conducting a consultation to find out about people’s level of awareness of North East Lincolnshire’s Local Offer – not the individual services that make up the offer. This consultation is open to parents, carers and organisations working with children and young people who have Special Educational Needs and Disabilities, and closes on Thursday 13th July.
On Friday 16th June, HealthWatch NEL held their fourth Annual General Meeting at Grimsby Central Hall. The meeting was open to members of the public and included stalls from organisations providing a range of different services to people across North East Lincolnshire. Read on to read HealthWatch’s Annual Report.