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Government Red Tape Challenge - Reforms to Equality Act 2010 & EHRC

BUREAUCRACY SCRAPPED UNDER NEW APPROACH TO EQUALITY

Red tape will be cut through a raft of reforms unveiled by the Home Secretary today.

Barnardos Carlisle West Sure Start Events & Courses

Please find attached information on an upcoming Rainy Days Play course and a Consultation event around Substance Misuse

Rainy Days Play

A free 6 week course for parents / grandparents / carers. Come and join this course to discover and experience for yourself how babies and young children learn and ways you can enhance their everyday play and learning experiences - without it costing you a fortune!

 

Barnardos Carlisle West Sure Start Events & Courses

Please find attached information on an upcoming Rainy Days Play course and a Consultation event around Substance Misuse

Rainy Days Play

A free 6 week course for parents / grandparents / carers. Come and join this course to discover and experience for yourself how babies and young children learn and ways you can enhance their everyday play and learning experiences - without it costing you a fortune!

 

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Government Red Tape Challenge - Reforms to Equality Act 2010 & EHRC

Red tape will be cut through a raft of reforms unveiled by the Home Secretary today.

The announcement follows a government-wide review of whether current legislation is achieving its aims. As part of the Red Tape Challenge, members of the public, businesses and industry experts were invited to scrutinise the Equality Act. They put forward recommendations for regulations which could be simplified, scrapped or clarified.

Home Secretary and Minister for Women and Equalities Theresa May said:

Barnardos Carlisle Sure Start Centre - Child & Family Activities May 2012

Please find a list of activities for the month of May in the following document:

University of Cumbria Free Social Media Masterclass

Lancaster, 2 May 2012

This event has now been held

The University of Cumbria are offering a free master class which is open to people with an interest in using social media for community engagement and development.

The Master Class is free (although spaces are limited) and will take place in Lancaster Campus on the 2 May. Details are in the attached flyer.

If you wish to attend the contact details are also on the flyer.

Please find flyers/posters to print:

"The Power for Change: Emergency & Recovery Planning for Communities” conference

The Stoneybeck Inn, 16 May 2012

Timings for the day will be confirmed in due course

On 16th May 2012, ACTion with communitiies in Cumbria is holding a conference in collaboration with Cumbria County Council, Environment agency and cabinet office

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Cumbria CVS Training Events Update

How to be more confident

Thu 17 May 2012 at CumbriaCVS

Lesser Kings Hall, Hartington Street, Barrow, LA14 5SR

Would you like to be more confident? Would you like to feel more comfortable in some situations?

This course will:

Barnardos Carlisle West Sure Start Child & Family Activities

Barnardos Carlisle West Sure Start Childrens Centres Activities for the month of April 2012

Please find a list of activities for the month of April in the following document:

South Lakes Sure Start: Domestic Violence Recovery 12 Week Programme

Domestic Violence Recovery Toolkit

begins 24 April 2012, 10am to 12pm

For the Survivors of Domestic Violence; Referrer information

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Equality Cumbria is an umbrella organisation that encompasses a number of different charities based in Cumbria. Together they tackle inequality in race, religion, sexuality and more.