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SHARP - shiney advice and resource project

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AQS Award

ShARP has obtained the AQS mark for our Advice Service.
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investor in people

Awarded in 2017, Shiney Advice and Resource Project (ShARP) are proud to announce our successful assessment for the award of Investors in People as of 19th April 2017. View more here

 

 

 

 

SHARP - Focusing on our Community

WHAT WE DO HERE AT ShARP?

  • Advice and guidance
  • Access to training
  • Employment support
  • Children’s activities
  • Services for older people
  • Community development

Shiney Community Library - next Development Group Meeting - Friday 27th April 2018 at 1.30pm


Story and Rhyme Time Event at ShARP on Monday 23rd April 2018 9.30am - 11.00am. Children aged 0-5 year old can attend weekly sessions, each having a different theme where children can become familiar with the language used in books within our community library. A free and enjoyable way to encourage your child's development. Numbers are limited so please reserve your place with staff at reception, alternatively e-mail l.watson@shineyadvice.org.uk or c.wake@shineyadvice.org.uk


FLOOD RESILIENCE INFORMATION FROM THE ENVIRONMENT AGENCY

Please follow the below link for the latest flood resilience video from the Environment Agency:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C7mhqy-3CfM&list=PLfQeDt_9dLX0rqRp75hG8HTQWpyPVdeVz&index=3


First for Money Credit Union - important information. ShARP will no longer be a collection point for First for Money Credit Union.


ShARP VACANCIES - COME AND JOIN OUR TEAM!

Sharp is currently advertising a vacancy for a Sessional Welfare Benefits, Energy and Debt Advisor. If you are interested in learning more about this exciting opportunity please see the 'Vacancies and How you can support us' page of our website.

ADVICE ON PRESCRIPTION WORKER VACANCY UPDATE

Thank you for your interest in the Advice on Prescription Worker vacancy. Due to a change in circumstances this post has been withdrawn. Please continue to check our website for opportunities.


OUT OF HOURS HELP

Out of Hours Support: Poster 1

Out of Hours Support: Poster 2


SHINEY COMMUNITY LIBRARY REVISED OPENING TIMES

Shiney Community Library revised opening times


FREE Beginners Ceramics Course at ShARP. Begins Wednesday 9 May 10am - 12.30pm for 4 weeks. Just come along wearing some old clothes and ready to have fun, everything needed is provided. To book a place contact ShARP on 0191 385 6687 or drop into Reception


FREE Maths and English course at ShARP. To book your place please contact ShARP on 0191 3856687 or speak to the Tutor Heather on 07918627758


EXCITING TIMES!

Our Shiney Things shop had its grand re-opening on Monday 13th November. Cllr Anne Lawson was in attendance to open our shop. Please feel free to pop along and have a look at the new layout and maybe grab yourself a bargain in the process!


ShARP IS PROUD TO BE A LIVING WAGE EMPLOYER

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Advice On Prescription Project - Operating in the Coalfields Area

Advice On Prescription Information


Welfare Reform Notice - Sunderland Council are launching a campaign to raise awareness around the changes to benefits as a result of welfare reform. The campaign encouraged people to stay informed and plan ahead. For more see -www.sunderland.gov.uk For information on PIPS go to http://www.dwp.gov.uk.
Regional winner of North East charity award announced by Garfield Weston FoundationREGIONAL WINNER OF NORTH EAST CHARITY AWARD ANNOUNCED BY GARFIELD WESTON FOUNDATION

The first ever North East regional winner of the Weston Charity Awards, that sees charities across the North of England being mentored by senior business leaders, has been revealed.

Over the last year, six charities from across the North East have had access to a team of senior business leaders through the organisation Pilotlight, as part of the awards. Horden Youth & Community Centre (HYCC), which helps disadvantaged and isolated families in one of the most deprived areas of the country, was eventually chosen as the first ever regional winner.Find Out More >

 

 


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17 Beatrice Terrace, Shiney Row, Houghton Le Spring, Tyne & Wear, DH4 4QW, Tel: 0191 385 6687 general@shineyadvice.org.uk
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