News & Updates
News and updates from Community First including our programme areas.
Find out how Community First is working with volunteers, groups and organisations to support communities during the COVID-19 crisis.
How do we continue to reach the isolated and vulnerable in this uncertain time? This week Alex caught up with Community First’s Volunteer Community Organiser, Stevie.
Alex shares an update on some of the groups that she has worked with on this project; and what they are getting up to while the country is on lockdown…
Wiltshire Council has made an urgent call to hoteliers, B&Bs, and Airbnb providers to come forward to offer accommodation to house homeless people in Wiltshire during the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.
An update from Community First and its programmes and services in relation to COVID-19 (Coronavirus).
In the February 2020 edition of Headlines, we share the latest news and updates from across our programmes and services.
Macmillan Senior Community Development Co-ordinator Alex reflects on the Big Community Cancer Conversation, an event held on 15th January that saw 45-50 people come together to have conversations around how they felt about Wiltshire’s current services.
The ACRE Network needs your help with a crucial census. Carried out once every ten years the survey will provide up to date information about halls and the social and economic impact they deliver for their communities.
Community First is excited to be involved in a supporting new Get Out Get Active project in Wiltshire led by Wiltshire and Swindon Sport (WASP). The project will bring sport and physical activity to inactive people via local community halls and buildings.
A local Link Scheme in Amesbury, with support from Community First, is bidding to bag a cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative. Tesco works with Groundwork to run its community funding scheme, which sees grants of £2,000, £1,000 and £500 awarded to local...
Future Health Priorities for Wiltshire – Information Meetings with the CCG. Please come along to find out more about future health priorities for Wiltshire.
A summary of the activities across Wiltshire and Swindon to celebrate Village Halls Week 2020 including radio interviews, MP visits and open days.
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