Equality Cumbria News

Appleby Heritage Centre, Training Courses starting soon

Appleby Heritage Centre; Including the training and Heritage Centre

Station Yard, Appleby, Tel: (017683) 53350

E-mail: info@applebyheritagecentre.org.uk

Cumbria Social Media Surgery, Ambleside, 22 March, 6pm

Local voluntary and community sector groups and individuals are invited to this free social media advice session. You will get practical hands-on advice for putting social technology into action for your cause, to help you reach a wider audience and promote the good work you do.

  • Ambleside Thurs. 22nd March 6.00 to 9.00 pm

For more information and booking visit:


Cumbria Rural Forum Localism Event, Penrith, 24 March 2012

"Localism – From Theory to Practice” 

Stoneybeck Inn, Penrith, Saturday 24 March 2012


Please see attached details of the forthcoming Cumbria Rural Forum Event "Localism – From Theory to Practice” to be held at the Stoneybeck Inn, Penrith on Saturday 24thMarch 2012. If you would like to reserve a place, please complete and return the attached booking form to me.

Assertiveness & Decision Making Course

Tuesdays, 9.30am to 4pm

21 February to 27 March 2012

Workbase, Kendal Business Park, Appleby Road, Kendal, LA9 6ES

  • Would you like to build your self confidence and be heard?
  • Do you want to understand body language clues?
  • Do you want to cope better in stressful situations?

This 6 week course at Entry Level 3 leads to a nationally recognised qualification.  On the course you will:

Cumbria CVS North Funding Fair

Carlisle Racecourse

Thursday 29 March 2012


A Changing Landscape

Cumbria CVS will be holding 3 Funding Fairs across the county, the first one of which isNorth: Thursday 29 March 2012 at Carlisle Racecourse(9.15 am – 3.15pm.

This fair will target groups mainly from Eden and Carlisle, aiming to give them a greater insight into the sphere in which they now are operating.

Carlisle West Sure Start Children's Centre February Activities


Please click on the links to see the following documents:

Carlisle West Sure Start Noticeboard - February Activities

Copeland Borough Council Budget 2012 - Submit by 27 Jan

This consultation has now closed

Welcome to our 2012/13 budget consultation pages.

Here you can find a copy of our budget consultation document, as well as some other useful information and detail on our budget proposals.

Please send any comments that you have to communications@copeland.gov.uk.

Alternatively, you can post the form at the back of the document to:

Equality Cumbria Copeland VCS Workshops - 6 steps to successful funding for your project

Copeland VCS Organisation Workshops

6 Steps to successful funding - Identifying the need for your project

This event has now been fully subscribed


This training is being run in partnership with The Copeland Community Fund.


Eden Rural Foyer, Penrith, Free IT Training, 23 to 27 January 2012

Eden Rural Foyer, Penrith is running a special campaign
Monday 23 January to Friday 27 January 2012
Free IT tuition on basic IT for everyone
These events have now been held

Young Peoples Question Time, 25 Feb 2012, Rheged, Penrith

Young Peoples Question Time
Saturday 25 February 2012, 11am to 3pm
Rheged, Penrith
This event has now taken place


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.