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ERVAS 10th Anniversary Funding Fair

15th August 2017

You are invited to join us for afternoon and evening refreshments Thursday 19 October, 3.00-7.00pm, 2017

Winteringham Music and Arts Festival

8th August 2017

29th September - 1st October

Winterton Men in Sheds

2nd August 2017

Tools, Tinkering, Talking and Tea! To find out more read on.

EAST RIDING VOLUNTARY ACTION SERVICES ERVAS Limited

East Riding Voluntary Action Services is seeking:

Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust

Scunthorpe Member and Governor Discussion Group

NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG

24th July 2017

Additional recycling centres to benefit East Riding patients

Clinical patient outcomes improved in the East Riding of Yorkshire area

24th July 2017

NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (ERY CCG), including clinical leaders, has today (21 July 2017) been recognised by NHS England for its ‘exceptional leadership’ and has demonstrated improvements in a range of clinical areas in the 2016-17 annual performance assessment.

DO YOU LIVE IN A RURAL AREA?

15th June 2017

The Rural Services Network would like to hear from you and to complete the survey which can be accessed below.

Recruitment of volunteer drivers for North East Lincolnshire Voluntary Transport Schemes – we need you!

15th June 2017

A number of partner organisations are working together to create a voluntary transport scheme that covers the whole of North East Lincolnshire and supports isolated residents or those who are unable to access public transport services.

News Release from Voluntary Action North East Lincolnshire (VANEL)

15th June 2017

- Launched as part of National Volunteers Week at the North East Lincolnshire Volunteer Managers’ Network first Volunteering Fair held in the Floral Hall at People’s Park on Friday 2nd June 2017 from 1000 we showcased our exciting new proposals to create a Blue Lights Brigade across Humberside.

Health and Social Care Information for Consumers

12th June 2017

Join Healthwatch East Riding of Yorkshire at our offices in Brough for a free one day event in support of Health Information Week.

ERVAS Vacancy for Community Link Workers

5th June 2017

See Read More for more details

ERVAS Vacancy for a Community Link Manager

5th June 2017

See Red More for details.

Carer's Week Event - Rethink Mental Illness

The event is free and open to any carer of someone living with a mental illness. We have excellent workshops planned including a 'well-being through creativity' session and speakers and information stands from several organisations that support carers.

Stress highlighted as a main priority for East Riding residents

22nd May 2017

Healthwatch East Riding of Yorkshire (HWERY) have produced a report which highlights stress levels at work or in education to be the main health & social care priority for residents of the East Riding.

Public asked to be patient with GP services and use NHS services wisely as IT systems come back online

GP practices across Hull and East Riding will be open as usual on Monday. However many are still bringing their IT and clinical systems back on-line following the cyber-attack, which took place on Friday 12 May 2017 and affected many organisations around the world.

East Riding Voluntary Action Services (ERVAS Ltd)

8th May 2017

East Riding Voluntary Action Services is seeking a Community Accountancy Officer

Country Loving - a TV program looking for participants from rural communities

This brand new series will paint a picture of modern Britain and will bring people together from different walks of life, giving singletons who live in the countryside a chance to meet a wider range of eligible partners then they would in their local area.

East Riding of Yorkshire non-emergency medical transport provider announced

7th April 2017

NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is pleased to announce that following a rigorous procurement process Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust (YAS) has been awarded a new five-year contract to continue running non-emergency medical transport services (previously referred to as patient transport service) across the East Riding of Yorkshire.

Where to go over the Easter weekend

7th April 2017

Easter is almost upon us, and whilst for many people this leads to a couple of extra days away from work to spend with their family and friends, it also means some health services can be closed. The East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is encouraging people to stock up on medication so that they are prepared if they fall unwell.
Beverley Easter Egg Hunt

Beverley Easter Egg Hunt

6th April 2017

Helping to raise money for local charities.
Stuck for Local Transport?

Stuck for Local Transport?

30th March 2017

In the Sancton, Newbald, Market Weighton and Goodmanham area

Shaping Cancer Services – an invitation to our patient participation workshop

29th March 2017

The CCGs in North and North East Lincolnshire are working with different health, care and voluntary organisations from across a wider area to develop a set of proposals to tackle the big issues that cause problems for people living here.

Urgent care plans approved

The future of urgent care services in the East Riding of Yorkshire have today been confirmed, with three urgent care centres open 365 days per year set to be introduced in Beverley, Bridlington and Goole, replacing the current minor injury units across the region.

Do something amazing for people with Dementia

16th March 2017

Join hundred's of Alzheimers volunteers and fundraisers on the route of the Tour de Yorkshire and experience this event like never before
National Better Care Fund team visit East Riding of Yorkshire Better Care Programme

National Better Care Fund team visit East Riding of Yorkshire Better Care Programme

The Better Care National Team visited the East Riding on Wednesday 15th March 2017 to see for themselves all the fantastic projects that have been supported by the East Riding Better Care Programme. This is a collaboration between East Riding or Yorkshire CCG, East Riding Council and other commissioning and provider partners across the area.

Village SOS the story of a great success

Links will show the true extent of the success of this project including a Case Study from Kilwick.
Job Vacancy at Voluntary Action North Lincs.

Job Vacancy at Voluntary Action North Lincs.

We are looking to appoint a: Family Support Coordinator to develop and deliver a volunteer support package for families living with substance misuse issues and problems.
Health Checks by Humber NHS Health Trainers

Health Checks by Humber NHS Health Trainers

Calling all Humber Staff FREE NHS Health Checks
Tesco Bags Of Help Funding

Tesco Bags Of Help Funding

We need applications NOW!!!

Coast, Wolds, Wetlands and Waterways Funding Programme Update

15th February 2017

The LEADER Team last updated you on the CWWW LEADER Programme in December 2016, advising that the programme budget was fully committed to March 2017. See more information by reading more.

Level 2 Food Hygiene Training

14th February 2017

Thursday 23rd February 2017 9.30 a.m - 4.00 pm

Humber Transforming Care Partnership People

Humber Transforming Care Partnership News.

Note of All Party Parliamentary Group Meeting on Ageing in Rural Areas

The ACRE Network was asked to contribute to the discussion of a recent meeting of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Ageing and Older People which was focused on Ageing in Rural Areas which took place on Monday 30th January 2017. David Emerson (ACRE Chair) and Susan Oliver (Delivery and Development Manager Humber & Wolds) spoke, together with other speakers from AGE UK, the Campaign to End Loneliness and an NHS Clinician. It proved to be a valuable sharing of ideas and experiences around the particular issues of ageing in rural areas.

Total Transport User Focus Group

3rd February 2017

Are you interested in attending our user focus group?

Lay Member Post- NHS North Lincolnshire CCG

30th January 2017

Applications via the NHS Jobs website only please – website link below

Blind Date

A unique blend of dance, music, physical theatre and clowning.

Take part: survey on the role of places of worship in communities

This is rural communities chance to explain the importance of the Church in rural village life and how that can be explored for the betterment of the community, heritage and faith.

VANL FREE Funding Advice

Talk to Gary Allen

Stay well this winter and choose the right care

6th January 2017

Doctors at East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group are reminding local residents to make sure they stock up on necessary medicines now to stay well over the Christmas period.

Become a member of the Hull and East Riding Greenshare Network

7th August 2016

Following a launch event in March, the Hull and East Riding Greenshare Network has been set up for groups, organisations and individuals with an interest in environmental issues to share useful information.

Village Halls on the BBC Radio Humberside

6th January 2017

Listen to the clips including HWRCC's Susan Oliver on the work of Village Halls and their importance to local communities.

Last few days to have your say on the future of urgent care services

6th January 2917

As we approach mid-January, NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is urging local residents to have their say on the future of urgent care services before the consultation closes on 17 January 2017.

Healthwatch Leaving Hospital Survey

Healthwatch North Lincolnshire are carrying out a survey to find out about people’s experiences of care after leaving hospital. Respondents also have a chance to be entered into a prize draw for a shopping voucher.

Volunteer and Activity Coordinator, Howden

4th January 2017

The Ashes Playing Field Trust in Howden has been awarded £10,000 by HLF to partner with Groundwork North Yorkshire to explore and celebrate the history of the Ashes Playing Field and bring to life the stories of people and events of the past.

Tesco Bags Of Help

4th January 2017

Apply for a Bags of Help grant
Action Towards Inclusion – Making a Sustained Difference.

Action Towards Inclusion – Making a Sustained Difference.

North Yorkshire Partnership Secures £7.4m of funding for the Community and Voluntary Sector over Three Years

Coast, Wolds, Wetlands and Waterways (CWWW) LEADER Programme - Update following the Autumn Statement

Following the Autumn Statement DEFRA have informed us that we can start to consider new outline applications under the CWWW LEADER Programme.

Agreement made on new community services contract

7th December 2016

Following a long and thorough procurement process NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has agreed to award a five-year contract, of around £27 million per annum, to City Health Care Partnership CIC (CHCP CIC) to provide community services across East Riding of Yorkshire from 1 April 2017.

Community Transport Health & Wellbeing Festival

Tuesday 24th January, Burnby Hall Community Centre, Pocklington 10 am to 12 pm

Trustee Vacancies

15th November 2016

HWRCC are looking for dynamic trustees to lead the successful on-going work of the charity

Power for Good - Anti Bullying Week 2016

15th November 2016

Anti-Bullying Week in England is coordinated by the Anti-Bullying Alliance and this year takes place from the 14th-18th November 2016.

OFCOM - Your chance to help them deliver a better Broadband service!

If you're a broadband customer & live in a rural area, we’d like your help to understand more about your experiences
TESCO Bags of Help Funding Opportunities

TESCO Bags of Help Funding Opportunities

27th October 2016

Funding for community projects
NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has today had their plans approved to start a 12 week formal public consultation on proposed changes to urgent care services.

NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has today had their plans approved to start a 12 week formal public consultation on proposed changes to urgent care services.

27th October 2016

The CCG were given the green light by the group’s governing body, which is made up of elected GPs along with agreed CCG executives, lay members and representatives from the local authority.

North East Lincolnshire Local Plan – Regulation 19 Publication of a local plan (further consultation)

12th October 2016

The North East Lincolnshire Local Plan is being prepared at time when there is a genuine opportunity to deliver major economic growth. The prospect of growth is real, we are already witnessing the signs of a new and exciting future for the area. New industries associated with the growth in off-shore wind operations and maintenance activities at the Port of Grimsby will stay with us for at least one generation. Consultation has played an important part in shaping the Local Plan. The Pre-Submission Draft Local Plan (2016) was published on the 29 February 2016 in order that the final statutory six week consultation could be undertaken. We received 511 representations during that consultation, some of which presented challenges to the robustness of the evidence base supporting the Plan.

Galaxy Hot Chocolate Fund

Through the Fund, we will be donating seventy awards of £300 to warm hearted community projects and people.

September 2016 Newsletter

HWRCC - progress report

Flu prevention information

Please see below for further promotional information regarding the flu awareness campaign.
East Riding of Yorkshire health projects win top awards

East Riding of Yorkshire health projects win top awards

A number of innovative health projects in the East Riding won three awards for NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) at the recent Health Expo Awards 2016.

East Riding of Yorkshire Council are extremely pleased to announce that the CWWW LEADER Programme is open for business.

Programme criteria, items not eligible for funding under this programme, along with other key documents, application forms and guidance are available for download. Please visits the Rural Programmes website www.ruralprogrammeseastyorkshire.co.uk.

Caring for the Carer Planning support for Carers in North Lincolnshire

22nd August 2016

North Lincolnshire Council published an All Age Carers Commissioning Strategy in June 2015. The Strategy spans all life stages and enables North Lincolnshire Council to fulfil its statutory duties to adult carers who care for adults, as well as supporting the smooth transition of children and young people and young carers to adult carer support services in line with assessed need.

Helping to shape the future of urgent care services across the East Riding

Over 60 community representatives from across the East Riding area attended NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group’s (CCG) stakeholder event on Monday, 8 August 2016, to help us design improved urgent care services that will offer residents access to the right care in the right place, first time.

Northern Gas Networks Community Promises Fund

Leeds Community Foundation are delighted to be working with Northern Gas Networks to deliver their Community Promises Fund. NGN delivers gas to 2.7 million homes and businesses in much of Yorkshire, the North East and Northern Cumbria and are launching this fund as part of their ongoing commitment to local communities.

New Inpatient Mental Health Service for Young People - Have your say!

NHS England are planning a new inpatient mental health service for young people in the Humber area. The service will offer hospital care for young people aged 13-18 who need specialist support with their mental health much closer to home, which we know is important to families in our community.

Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust

Share your experience of care

East Riding of Yorkshire Council's Council Tax Support Consultation

The annual Council Tax Support consultation went live online yesterday on the East Riding of Yorkshire Council "have your say" page and will run until 16 October 2016.

East Riding Voluntary Action Services Training Questionnaire

East Riding Voluntary Action Services (ERVAS) Ltd., gives support to the Voluntary Sector in the East Riding of Yorkshire and is looking to develop a Training Programme.

CCG News June 2016

The latest edition of our CCG newsletter is now available here

Coast, Wolds, Wetlands & Waterways (CWWW) LEADER Programme

15th June 2016

The CWWW LEADER Local Action Group met on the 25th May 2016 and agreed the formal launch of the CWWW LEADER Programme to follow the end of the Purdah period @ 24th June.

Tesco Bags for Help

The 2nd ROUND of the TESCO’s ‘Bags of Help’ Fund is now open. The closing date for Round 2 applications is noon - Friday 3rd June 2016

The Great British Pottery Throw Down

12th November 2015

BBC Two contest The Great Pottery Throw Down is returning in 2016 and the production team are currently looking for the next batch of great amateur to early career potters to take part.

East Riding 4 Communities Mini Guide

Find funding to support your project through East Riding 4 Communities.

East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group

Meeting your health information needs

East Riding of Yorkshire Council's Connecting Communities Grant

What is the Connecting Communities grant scheme? It is a scheme that provides funding for projects that get older people involved in social or physical activities or to take part in events that are happening in the community where they live. If you need help to fund an idea, then the grant may be able to help you.

Government response to review of rural proofing implementation carried out by an independent team led by Lord Cameron of Dillington.

Today the government’s response to the Lord Cameron Review on Rural Proofing has been published.

Healthwatch East Riding of Yorkshire

Healthwatch are looking for volunteers

New brochure now available for Wheels to Work scheme!

4th October 2015

HWRCC's Wheels for Work scheme in North East Lincolnshire has recently launched a new brochure.

Northern Linconshire & Goole NHS Foundation Trust Share your experience of care

6th October 2015

Our inspection of Northern Lincolnshire & Goole NHS Foundation Trust begins on 12 October 2015.
Helping you to get winter ready

Helping you to get winter ready

28th September 2015

British Gas are insulating millions more homes for free and could stop you wasting as much as £160 a year.

Dementia Awareness

20th July 2015

Find out how Hull & East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust is raising awareness and caring for patients with dementia.

Many over-65s in England 'rarely use public transport'

22nd June 2015

The public transport system is failing the oldest and most vulnerable in society in England, a report says. The Future of Transport in an Ageing Society was compiled by think tank The International Longevity Centre - UK (ILC-UK) and charity Age UK.

ACRE appoints interim Chief Executive

26th May 2015

Leading rural network ACRE (Action with Communities in Rural England, our umbrella organisation, has appointed Richard Quallington as interim Chief Executive.

Penny Brohn Cancer Care - Live Well with the Impact of Cancer.

21st May 2015

Penny Brohn Cancer Care are delivering a new Live Well with the Impact of Cancer service to people affected by cancer, and their loved ones or carers, in Hull and East Yorkshire.

Working Together for Better Care

21st July 2015

Would you like to help with a project that brings a whole range of voluntary and community support activities together to try to prevent people's health deteriorating, feeling lonely or being admitted to hospital?

Yorkshire’s first Food Enterprise Zone confirmed in Malton

14th May 2015

Six new Food Enterprise Zones (FEZ) in England have been announced, with a site near Malton being the first in Yorkshire. The bid for the FEZ was made by Ryedale District Council and the York, North Yorkshire and East Riding Enterprise Partnership.

SSE Sustainable Development Fund Launch

20th April 2015

The SSE Sustainable Development Fund has now been launched and is open for the first round of applications.

New guide aims to protect communities from flooding

2nd April 2015

A free, practical guide to help rural communities protect themselves from flooding is now available from HWRCC.

GET INVOLVED: free flagship event kicks off Village SOS Campaign!

28th February 2015

A launch event for a £1.4m nationwide campaign to inspire people who want to make a real difference in their rural communities will be held in Darlington on Saturday, February 28.

Do you want to improve NHS services across East Yorkshire?

15th December 2014

Join Involve! The purpose of Involve is to establish a strong network of local people, patients, carers, voluntary sector representatives and other partners that have an interest in NHS service developments.

Village halls' views sought on new alcohol licence

4th December 2014

Village halls are being urged to make their views known on a new form of licence which will allow community groups and small businesses to sell small amounts of alcohol over a year for a ‘small fee’.

New Chair elected at Action with Communities in Rural England

28th November 2014

Our umbrella organisation, Action with Communities in Rural England (ACRE) has elected a new Chair.

Goole & District Carers Support Group

14th November 2014

The 'Time of Your Life' project offers carers in the district of Goole an opportunity to share experiences, gain friendship and take part in activities.

HWRCC wins Community Action Award!

14th November 2014

HWRCC is delighted to announce that we have been voted one of five winners of the NEA Community Action Award Phase 1!

Isle of Axholme and Hatfield Chase Landscape Partnership

16th October 2014

The Isle of Axholme and Hatfield Chase Landscape Partnership (IoAHC, formerly known as the Humberhead Levels Landscape Partnership) is now under way following a successful bid by the Humberhead Levels Partnership to the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) national Landscape Partnership scheme. The scheme is expected to run from 2016-2020 and will bring together interests covering the natural and built environment, heritage, culture and sense of place in Hatfield Woodhouse, Moorends, Thorne and the Isle of Axholme.

Changes to the National Minimum Wage

18th September 2014

National Minimum Wage increases will take effect on 1st October 2014.

National survey paints portrait of village hall life: 12 million hours of volunteering, £11m of renovations and 38.6 million cups of tea

17th September 2014

England’s 10,000 village halls rely on more than 12 million hours of volunteering each year to deliver their vital role at the heart of rural communities, a new survey* has revealed.

Top ten tips as heating oil customers urged to buy early

21st August 2014

Heating oil users are being urged to follow ten top tips by HWRCC ahead of the annual 'buy early' campaign.

Village SOS - have your say!

11th July 2014

Action with Communities in Rural England (ACRE) would like to find out communities' views on the support needed for community enterprises in rural areas across the UK.

East Riding of Yorkshire Council publishes guide on recent changes to the Planning System

11th July 2014

As part of the East Riding of Yorkshire Rural Update, the guide is designed to help farmers and business owners understand recent changes to the Planning System in relation to Permitted Development Rights.

Rural Community Buildings Loan Fund

29th May 2014

Information and guidance on how to apply for this fund in 2014

Cut the cost of your heating oil and spread the cost

11th March 2014

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE EVENT DUE TO BE HELD ON FRIDAY 21 MARCH AT THE SHORES CENTRE IN WITHERNSEA HAS BEEN CANCELLED. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Helping local communities to get more involved in the First World War Centenary

11th February 2014

As the remembrance campaign gets underway this year to mark the centenary of the First World War, we will see communities remember those who set off to battle.

Energy: fact vs fiction!

28th January 2014

50% of all UK householders think it’s cheaper to leave their home heating on all day than turning the heating on or off when required. Read on to find out whether this, and other energy 'saving' suggestions, are true or false...

Cut the cost of your heating oil and spread the cost

23rd January 2014

HWRCC and Hull and East Yorkshire Credit Union (HEYCU) have come together to help rural residents spread the cost of their heating oil.

East Riding Association of Rural Community Buildings celebrates three successful years supporting volunteers across the region!

16th October 2013

Find out more about the support and information that is available to the hundreds of volunteers managing community buildings and village halls in the area.

East Riding of Yorkshire NHS Independent Complaints Advocacy (ICA)

4th June 2013

The registered charity, Carers Federation, has been appointed to provide NHS Independent Complaints Advocacy (ICA) for the East Riding of Yorkshire.

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ERVAS 10th Anniversary Funding Fair

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Winteringham Music and Arts Festival

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