Voluntary, Community & Faith Sector Partners

Home Office announces bidding for grants under the Places of worship: security funding scheme

The Home Office has announced bidding for grants under the Places of worship security funding scheme, to provide protective security measures for places of worship in England and Wales. Bids for funding can be made for the next 8 weeks until 5pm on 20 September. A second round of bids will open in spring 2017. Full details can be found here.

Safe Network

Safe Network is jointly managed by the NSPCC and Children England. The Safe Network provides safeguarding information associated with activities that take place outside the home. 

AFRUCA Video - Child Protection and African Families in the UK

New educational video on Child Protection which covers issues such as FGM, Witchcraft Branding, Physical Abuse and Neglect and Child Trafficking. The following video is a reflection of the work carried out by AFRUCA which aims to address key issues that are currently affecting the welfare of African children in the UK. 

Faith Associates

Faith Associates were set up in 2004 as a non-theological consultancy to meet the needs of ethnic minority faith-based communities. They work in a culturally sensitive, multidisciplinary way to provide, research, training, advice and guidance to influence the challenges faced by communities. A key area of focus is developing institutional governance, improving strategic choices and developing effective communication strategies. They have a range of helpful publications and training courses.