Looking for support for your community group?

Are you an un-constituted community group based in Birmingham? Are you looking for financial support? Below you find a list of funding opportunities that may help. Some of these have specific requirements, which could be around a specific need or geographic area. It's worth ...
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Help others in Birmingham

Can you help us encourage others in Birmingham to reach out to people who are isolated and lonely in our city?We think it's fantastic that people in Birmingham are committed to helping each other out to and connecting with those who haven't got anyone they can speak to. We want t...
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Ageing Better changed my life.

On 7 October 2020, we talked to BBC WM about how our programme has helped people through the pandemic. Listeners also heard from Cindy who used to enjoy being on her own, living with social anxiety and avoiding large crowds. She's a member of a group called St Martin's Friends which is fun...
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Birmingham restrictions - Guidance for community groups

Birmingham canals by Brindley Place
In order to control the virus, and because of the rising number of cases Birmingham, Sandwell and Solihull became 'areas of intervention' on the 15 September. This means that residents cannot meet with people from outside their households. To support community groups to keep connectio...
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Confidence in coproduction

Sam Julius, Community Project Coordinator for our Age of Experience coproduction cohort shares her thoughts. Sam works at Groundwork West Midlands, a partner organisation to BVSC who helps deliver the Ageing Better in Birmingham programme.Like all good things ...
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