Category Archives: Education and Employment

Strengthening links between academia, statutory agencies and the third sector: A half day workshop for those who believe in collaboration and co-operation across the social policy spectrum.

You are invited to a free half day event to bring together voluntary and statutory organisations from Coventry with academics from the University of Warwick and Coventry University to discuss ways in which we might work more closely together, build … Continue reading

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CEMAP – Coventry Community Voice Project

Coventry Ethnic Minority Action Partnership is currently working on a project looking at engaging members of the community to become more active citizens. Today’s communities are more diverse than ever with many cultures becoming interconnected through the economy, government policies … Continue reading

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Voluntary and Community Sector Excellence Awards a huge success

Voluntary Action Coventry (VAC) hosted its 56th AGM on 20th November 2013 with an awards ceremony to recognise and celebrate the good work of voluntary and community groups in Coventry. The awards ceremony was a new approach for VAC to reward groups … Continue reading

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Autumn Financial Statement – Uncaring and Unequal

The Women’s Budget Group, an organisation dedicated to promoting gender equality, have released their initial response to the Autumn Financial Statement. You can read the press release below: “Today’s announcement offers nothing for women striving and working hard to take care … Continue reading

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ATTENTION SINGLE PARENTS! Have your say about the Governement’s Work Programme

Are you a single parent with a child under 16? Have you been transferred onto the Government’s Work Programme? If so the Single Parent Action Network would like to speak to you about your experiences both positive and negative.  They … Continue reading

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NEW RESEARCH PROJECT – VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

The Impact of the Cuts on Black & Minority Ethnic Women in Coventry CEMAP in partnership with Foleshill Womens Training & Coventry Womens Voices are carrying out research into the impact of the cuts on Black & Minority Ethnic Women … Continue reading

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FWT OPEN DAY – Wednesday 5th September 2012 10.00 – 1.00pm

Foleshill Women’s Training are holding an open day on Wednesday 5th September 2012 between 10.00am and 1.00pm. Why not drop in and enrol on one of their courses starting September 2012?  They include:  ESOL (ring to book appointment) English & … Continue reading

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Workshops from CEMAP

INSPIRE ME PROJECT Do you want to be motivated, have more confidence be able to work as a team then the Inspire me workshops are for you!! The Inspire Me Project will give women from BME and New Communities from … Continue reading

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