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Practical ideas for a successful grant funding bid. What funders are looking for - what to include. Finding the right fund. Resources. Where to get support. For more information on events and training, please contact Teresa at: or to book yourself a place for this training, click here:

Bexhill Town Hall
12 September 10:00AM
To 12 September 1:00PM

The aims: To raise awareness of what adult abuse and how to raise a concern
The objectives:
• To introduce the legislation regarding safeguarding adults
• To understand the different forms of abuse and recognise signs
• To know how to react and what to do if someone discloses abuse

Jackson Hall
14 September 10:00AM
To 14 September 1:00PM

Learning how to market your voluntary organisation doesn't have to be complicated. There are many easy actions you can take to reach your target audience, educate the public, and increase support for your mission. This marketing workshop will help your organisation: Spread your message and mission statement. Bring in new and satisfy current (grant) funders. To book yourself a place for this training, please click on:

Bexhill Town Hall
14 September 11:00AM
To 14 September 1:00PM

Team HVA is taking part in this sponsored walk in aid of the free legal advice services in Hastings: CAB1066, HARC, BHT.

14 September 5:00PM
To 14 September 8:00PM

Health & Social Care view the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector (VCSE) as a vital partner in putting prevention at the heart of health and care services. Join the conversation at the next Rother Community Network to explore how we can work together to support local communities to take a greater role in promoting health & wellbeing. To register yourself a place to attend this event, please click here:

Battle Memorial Hall
21 September 9:45AM
To 21 September 1:00PM

Active Hastings are delighted to launch our new free dementia training course, enabling sports coaches and physical activity instructors to provide accessible exercise sessions for people living with dementia. The aim of this one-day training course is to empower coaches and instructors to understand what dementia is and help them to know how to host inclusive sessions that support people living with dementia. The course is free for coaches and instructors delivering sessions in Hastings, or £15 if sessions are held outside Hastings. Book your space now at

Muriel Matters House
23 September 10:00AM
To 23 September 4:00PM


  • Job Opp: Asset Based Community Development Worker East Sussex Recovery Alliance are looking for a highly motivate… 18 hours 15 min ago
  • East Sussex Adult Social Care want to hear from you! If you or a family member use or have used Adult Social Care i… 1 day 18 hours ago
  • Training for sports coaches and physical activity instructors Make your exercise sessions more accessible for peop… 2 days 14 hours ago


East Sussex Recovery Alliance (ESRA)

East Sussex Recovery Alliance is recruiting an Asset Based Community Development Worker.


Monday, August 29, 2022
30 hours per week
Oasis Project

For over 24 years Oasis Project (Oasis) has been delivering services for women with drug and...

Wednesday, August 31, 2022
37.5 hours per week
Rother Voluntary Action

•    HAIRE is funded by the Interreg 2 Seas programme and co-funded by the European Regional...

Rother wide
Monday, August 22, 2022
17.5hrs -24hrs per week (TBC) (fixed 6 months post initially)

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