Life More Ordinary Grants

14 June 2021

Applications are now welcome to this grant scheme funded by the East Sussex County Council Short Breaks for Children & Young People with Disabilities Service. About Life More Ordinary grants These grants are available to help young people aged from 8 to 21 to make new friends, enjoy social and leisure-time activities, take part in […]

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Coach Core Sports Apprenticeship

9 June 2021

Coach Core is an apprenticeship programme targeting 16-24 year olds who are not in education or employment. It delivers an inclusive and impactful sports and activity coaching apprenticeship that develops the talents of young people and provides them with a range of vital skills for employment and life. The apprenticeship is a 15-18 month position […]

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Active Sussex Workforce Investment Fund Learning Event

7 June 2021

Over the past 18 months, 3VA has been funded and supported by Active Sussex to partner with them on a project called ‘A Workforce To Get Sussex Active’. During this time we have also worked alongside similar projects that Active Sussex have funded with Active Hastings and Active Rother. As all three projects enter their […]

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3 local organisations win 2021 Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

2 June 2021

Congratulations to Medi Tech Trust and The WayfinderWoman Trust in Eastbourne and Sussex Pathways in Lewes – the three East Sussex-based winners of the 2021 Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service. The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service is the highest award given to charitable organisations. This year, it was awarded to 241 organisations across the UK. Medi […]

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Clean Air Day (17 June) resources

1 June 2021

Clean Air Day is the UK’s largest air pollution campaign, engaging thousands of people at hundreds of events, and reaching millions more through the media. This year Clean Air Day is taking place on 17 June 2021. Led by Global Action Plan, Clean Air Day brings together communities, businesses, schools and the health sector to: […]

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Four new training courses for volunteers

We are pleased to announce four new online training courses for volunteers this summer: Emotional Resilience, Professional Boundaries, Communication Awareness and Equality, Diversity and Inclusion. The courses are aimed at volunteers or members of VCSE staff who provide support to people in the community. Priority will be given to the groups working across 3VA areas […]

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Turn your good idea into reality with Making it Happen

25 May 2021

Have you got a good idea to make positive change in your neighbourhood? What do you need to put in place to make it happen? Let’s get started! Making it Happen Community Development Workers can support you to turn your good idea into reality. From listening to your idea, connecting you up with others who […]

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Feedback needed on remote consultations

The Sussex NHS Commissioners are developing a new remote consultation service to support patients to access their GP Practice by using digital technology including text message, video calls, and online websites. They want to hear about your experiences of using remote consultations through a survey. The survey should take approximately 5 minutes to complete. Complete […]

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24 May 2021

The NHS App is now available to use as a vaccine passport. A paper version will also be available by calling 119. You do not need to telephone your GP Practice to ask about the vaccine passport as they are unable to provide vaccine passports and it’s essential we leave phone lines free for people […]

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