Civic Awards 2018

The Civic Awards, Welwyn Hatfield Borough’s highest accolade, are presented each year to people for a range of achievements.  These include, but are not limited to, service to the community, bravery/courage, environmental work, arts and sport, education and heritage.

 

We will need contact information about the person you are nominating as well as the

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Free HIV Testing Events across Hertfordshire for National HIV Testing Week

National HIV Testing Week kicks off on 18th November across Hertfordshire with a focus on reducing late diagnosis of HIV in the county.

Hertfordshire has a late diagnosis rate of 42.7% which is above the national average. Herts Aid, a local HIV and sexual health charity will be offering events and opportunities to test for

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 Hertfordshire Year of Physical Activity 2018

From 1st January, 2018 will be designated the ‘Hertfordshire Year of Physical Activity’ and will see a number of organisations from both in, and out of the sporting arena working together in support of making Hertfordshire the most active county.

Driven by the Hertfordshire County Council and Herts Sports Partnership, the campaign builds on

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PROPOSALS FOR THE ANNUAL RETURN 2018: WHAT INFORMATION SHOULD CHARITIES BE GIVING?

Last month the Charity Commission launched its consultation about changes to the Annual Return for financial years starting on or after 1 January 2018 (AR18).

NCVO will be responding to the consultation, so we need to hear from our members what they think about the proposals. This blog summarises they key issues and provides an opportunity for

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WELCOME To St Albans M.E Group

We are a local community group run by volunteers providing a self help, support and social group for people with ME/CFS/PVFS/FMS. We have a regular monthly meet up for tea, coffee and a chat, yoga/relaxation and mindfulness/discussion classes, a regular newsletter and facebook group.

 

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Annual IFG Bring & Share Supper – Thursday 16th Nov 2017 – 7- 9.30pm at the Focolare Centre, 69 Parkway, Welwyn Garden City

It is almost InterFaith week, so in accordance with normal practice, I am attaching a flyer invitation for our Annual Bring & Share Supper, which is always a great success. So do come along, bring some food to share, enjoy good conversations, food, laughter, music & a quiz.

If you have any queries please ring

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Community Safety Event – 7th December 2017

The annual community safety event is just over a month away – if you would like some safety, fire or general crime prevention advice then come along!

Particularly suitable for elderly, vulnerable or anyone who cares for a relative.

Lots of freebies and Mince Pies. !

2-4pm Gracemead House, Woods Avenue, Hatfield AL108HX

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New County-wide Domestic Abuse Refuge Services

Following a successful procurement process Adult Care Services are pleased to announce the new contract for Domestic Abuse community and safe accommodation services has been awarded to the organisation Safer Places and will start from 1st October 2017.

Safer Places is an independent charity which provides a comprehensive range of services to men, women and

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Charity Fraud Awareness Week

This week is Charity Fraud Awareness Week, designed to make all those working in or supporting the voluntary and community sectors more fraud aware and resilient. From the 23-27 October (and beyond) everyone working in our sector is encouraged to look out, listen out and speak out, to keep charity fraud out.

Over 40

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Welwyn Hatfield Alliance Annual Conference

This Year’s FREE Welwyn Hatfield Alliance Conference ‘Communities Together’ is for anyone who is involved with the work of the Voluntary and Community Sector in Welwyn Hatfield or has an interest in Community Inclusion.

 

The half-day conference will include presentations from the Welwyn Hatfield Interfaith Group, Connect Hertfordshire, Welwyn Hatfield CVS, Citizens Advice Welwyn

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