September News in Brief

2019-05-17T14:14:10+01:00

Youth groups call for social action ‘national service’: an open letter to the Prime minister urges a launch of a full-time civic duty scheme for those under 30. Check out this coverage of a response to the Full Time Social Action Review: https://www.theguardian.com/society/2018/aug/11/calls-for-new-social-action-national-service-for-young   Expressions of Interest for local authority Enabling Social Action partners is now open. The two-year Enabling Social Action (ESA) programme is a partnership between the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) and the Universities of Sheffield and Hull. It aims to support local authority commissioners to co-design, co-produce and co-deliver services with local people, service [...]