This week we have invited our colleagues at Sefton Care Leavers' Centre to share their weekly happenings with us to give you some insight into their progress as they set up this new project. The project was funded through The Big Lottery with extra help from Sefton MBC Community Fund and Youth Work Grants. This new project is managed by Venus and we work in partnership with a steering group consisting of Sefton MBC, Sefton CVS, Parenting 2000 and care leavers. The Centre has been established with the aims of:
Today we completed our Cultural Competency training facilitated by Sefton Equalities Partnership within CVS. Our trainer was Thomasina Afful and we were able to develop our skills and knowledge around cultural issues, such as,
News just in is that our lovely Chief Exec, Lorraine Webb, was nominated for the "Great Grown Up" Award in the YKids Believe Awards. We're really pleased for Lorraine that her hard work and dedication to Children and Young People across Sefton has been recognised through this nomination and we'd like to wish Jan Clarke, Learning Mentor at The Hawthornes School hearty congratulations on her winning the Great Grown Up award at the ceremony held on 8th May. You can find out more about the awards at www.thebelieveawards.co.uk.