Mental Health Scale Up fund

In the coming months, a new ‘Mental Health Scale Up’ fund to support children and young people in Surrey will be launched. On behalf of CfS, Prosper Communities are listening to charities, partners, professionals in the field to understand what is working and successful, and where there are gaps and needs. This fund will be shaped on the basis of … Read More

Safe Haven Peer Support Worker (Woking) – Catalyst

Job Title: Safe Haven Peer Support Worker Hours: Bank Salary: £15 per hour Location: Safe Haven locations – Woking About the role As a Peer Support Worker, you will support individuals in mental health crisis, using your personal experiences of managing your mental health difficulties and recovery, you will provide hope direction understanding and share your experiences to support individuals. … Read More

Safe Haven Peer Support Worker (Guildford) – Catalyst

Job Title: Safe Haven Peer Support Worker Hours: Bank Salary: £15 per hour Location: Safe Haven locations – Guildford About the role As a Peer Support Worker, you will support individuals in mental health crisis, using your personal experiences of managing your mental health difficulties and recovery, you will provide hope direction understanding and share your experiences to support individuals. … Read More

Multiply Adult Numeracy Programme – ideas needed re: funding opportunities

Surrey County Council is pulling together ideas to submit to central Government about some new funding for adult numeracy projects, that has been set aside for Surrey (approx. £4.7m over three years), subject to an innovative proposal. A survey and a webinar has already generated some ideas, but the team at Surrey County Council would like further input and more … Read More

Training for unemployed people

Skillsmax currently have some funding for a programme, which aims to support those who are aged 16+ and are furthest from the labour market, targeting economically inactive and unemployed people. Activities include: Outreach and engagement activities Motivational activities Skills and training support (including referral to externally funded formal skills training) Information, Advice and Guidance Support to remove barriers to labour … Read More

Warmth Matters: More sources of help

National Energy Action’s Warm & Safe Homes Service on 0800 304 7159 Impartial advice for Surrey residents can be found by contacting Action Surrey on 0800 783 2503 or by visiting www.actionsurrey.org You can also get impartial and independent advice by visiting www.simpleenergyadvice.org.uk Information is also available from The Centre for Sustainable Energy via their website www.cse.org.uk For more information … Read More