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Posted: 8 Aug 2018
POSTCODE COMMUNITY TRUST Deadline: 15 August 2018. Postcode Community Trust funds new projects, or significant expansions of existing projects, in Great Britain that improve health and wellbeing through:  Grassroots sports arts and recreation projects that improve health and wellbeing Projects that improve the health of communities through, for example, first aid courses, befriending, counselling or reducing isolation Voluntary organisations can apply for grants up to £2,000 while registered... read more
Posted: 8 Aug 2018
The Mayor of London invites Londoners to come to a reception and service on UNESCO's International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition.
Posted: 8 Aug 2018
Do you have what it takes to join a growing and dynamic user-led Deaf and Disabled People’s organisation in Merton? Merton CIL have been described by evaluators as an organisation that “contributes significantly and positively towards enabling its services users to grow in confidence, self-advocacy and assert their rights toward a more independent life” and we are proud to be finalists in the Best Service Excellence category at The Merton’s Best Business Awards 2018.    You can find out more... read more
Posted: 8 Aug 2018
The MertonVision are holding a Glaucoma information day. 10.30 to 12:30 on Monday 13 August 2018 The Guardian Centre, 67 Clarendon Road, Colliers Wood, SW19 2DX The agenda includes Talks by: Kevin Gregory from MertonVision Subash Suthar of the Glaucoma Association Time for Q&A and discussion There will be an opportunity to look around the MertonVision Resource Centre and find helpful equipment. For more information, please call MertonVision on 020 8540 5446.
Posted: 8 Aug 2018
    Position: Childcare Engagement Officer - Ref: 5337 Grade: ME7 Area: Mitcham Location: Steers Mead Children’s Centre Salary Range: £20,000 - £24,999 Number of hours: Full Time Contract Type: Permanent To view this opportunity, and apply for it, visit the Recruitment Consultancy Team site. The deadline for completed applications is 12:00 on 14 August 2108.
Posted: 8 Aug 2018
Merton’s Know Your Number campaign’s stations will be open to the public for checking blood pressure as follows: 10th & 13th September – at Merton Civic reception area. 11th & 14th September – at Mitcham Fire Brigade Station, Community Room.   www.oneyoumerton.org  
Posted: 8 Aug 2018
Do you love to read? MertonVision are having and Audio Book Club 11am to 12:30pm 24th August MertonVision invite you to: Share a good read Discuss your favourite books and authors Find out about the latest technology in talking books. They offer a friendly and relaxed environment, and the opportunity to make new friends Contact MertonVision on 020 8540 5446
Posted: 8 Aug 2018
Make new friends, develop your talent and perform on a professional stage with WCTT Young Actors Company! WCTT Young Actors Company is the biggest youth theatre in Merton and is completely FREE to attend! YAC meet every Sunday in term time at New Wimbledon Theatre’s Time & Leisure Studio.  Act One: School Years 7-8 (10.00am – 12.00pm) Act Two: School Years 9-10 (12.15pm – 2.15pm) Act Three: School Years 11 + (2.30pm –  4.30pm) YAC is open to all young people aged 11-19 who live or go to... read more
Posted: 8 Aug 2018
Benefit Mythbuster is a new, online web tool designed to help address commonly-held myths and misconceptions about Universal Credit. People can choose from three options – ‘Starting a New Claim’, ‘Managing your Claim’, and ‘Solving Problems’ to find out more about their rights, including information on job search, the claimant commitment, in-work conditionality, sanctions, and more. People can also get in touch to add a myth that needs busting. Or help to bust a myth! Benefit Mythbuster is one... read more

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