Mother and Child Welfare Organisation: Co-production and integrated support under Steps to Recovery

Yasmin Jiang 21 July 2021 Mother and Child Welfare Organisation (MACWO) is a Somali-led organisation based in West London, which works to support mothers and their families from a range of ethnically diverse backgrounds. The organisation helps individuals to develop capabilities and skills that will help them lead productive and fulfilling lives. At the sameContinue reading “Mother and Child Welfare Organisation: Co-production and integrated support under Steps to Recovery”

Together Middlesbrough & Cleveland (TM&C) – reflecting on the end of a successful and collaborative chapter

Yasmin Jiang 30th April 2021 For almost a decade now, faith-based charity Together Middlesbrough & Cleveland (TM&C) has been tackling a wide range of social issues including loneliness, homelessness, food inequality and other life-challenges faced by children and families. Working in one of the most income-deprived areas in the country, TM&C is dedicated to bridgingContinue reading “Together Middlesbrough & Cleveland (TM&C) – reflecting on the end of a successful and collaborative chapter”

Steps to Sustainability: 6 months on

Established in 2014, Transforming Communities Together (TCT) has a reputation for innovative and generous leadership, having launched a range of initiatives to tackle homelessness, modern slavery, mental ill-health, and beyond. TCT is a regional charity working with individuals, faith groups and communities…

Middlesbrough, Redcar & Cleveland Covid-19 Impact Report: Spotlight on civil society organisations supporting ethnic minority and newly arrived communities

Established in 2014, Transforming Communities Together (TCT) has a reputation for innovative and generous leadership, having launched a range of initiatives to tackle homelessness, modern slavery, mental ill-health, and beyond. TCT is a regional charity working with individuals, faith groups and communities…

Evaluating local initiatives and partnerships to end human exploitation and modern-day slavery: our work with Transforming Communities Together

Established in 2014, Transforming Communities Together (TCT) has a reputation for innovative and generous leadership, having launched a range of initiatives to tackle homelessness, modern slavery, mental ill-health, and beyond. TCT is a regional charity working with individuals, faith groups and communities…

Steps to Sustainability: Open Table Network secures funding for spiritual and wellbeing support for LGBTQIA+ communities 

Yasmin Jiang 11 November 2020 Following the launch of our ‘Steps to Sustainability’ initiative in October 2020, we are happy to announce that the Open Table Network has secured a grant from the National Lottery Community Fund, with our support.  Open Table Network is a partnership of LGBTQIA+ Christian communities hosted by inclusive churches acrossContinue reading “Steps to Sustainability: Open Table Network secures funding for spiritual and wellbeing support for LGBTQIA+ communities “

Ubuntu Multicultural Centre CIC: Community Engagement Report (Press Release)

Yasmin Jiang 10 November 2020 Huge support for physical launch of Ubuntu Multicultural Centre CIC in Middlesbrough after COVID-19 Setback Ubuntu Multicultural Centre CIC has been supporting the local BAME community in Middlesbrough throughout the Covid-19 pandemic since its launch in February earlier this year, despite lacking a physical centre. The team is now seeking funding and communityContinue reading “Ubuntu Multicultural Centre CIC: Community Engagement Report (Press Release)”

Supporting faith-based social action in Coventry: A funding success for House of Empowerment community church

Francesca Godfrey 8 July 2020 The House of Empowerment community church provides essential support to residents of Longford and wider Coventry. They are a majority African church, who, in recent times have stepped up to fulfil their role in their community. They have gone above and beyond to make sure people in their congregation (andContinue reading “Supporting faith-based social action in Coventry: A funding success for House of Empowerment community church”

Harnessing the potential of a new wave of volunteers

Natasha Ereira- Guyer Francesca Godfrey 16 June 2020 Communities across the country have been leaning on the charity and social sector for essential support and services during the Covid-19 crisis, which means volunteers are needed now more than ever. As of June, more than one in four workers in the UK are in the CoronavirusContinue reading “Harnessing the potential of a new wave of volunteers”