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23rd - 25th June Consider the business model behind social enterprise *Working with clients to develop plans and outline proposals *Advising your clients on the market place and viability *Tools of the ...
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Topic: Health and care

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Futurebuilders consortium wins �100m DoH contract

A Futurebuilders England-led consortium has won the contract to administer the Department of Health's �100m Social Enterprise Investment Fund from June.

Published Mar 10, 2009 - 11:50 AM
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Health handover under threat

Rows over funding could threaten the future of a community�s bid to run its own hospitals.

Published Jan 08, 2009 - 12:31 PM
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Government cash will help enterprises tackle health issues

The Government has teamed up with the Social Enterprise Coalition to develop a new fund that will encourage health commissioners to work with social enterprises on problematic health and care issues.

Published Apr 26, 2008 - 04:20 PM
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News from Get Well UK

Get Well UK have spent a lot of the past year working with Northern Ireland�s Department of Health and Social Services, delivering their Complementary and Alternative Medicine Pilot Project. 16 of Northern Ireland�s finest practitioners provided free therapies to well over 700 NHS patients who were referred by their GP or prescribing nurse. It�s safe to say there has been a very positive impact. As ever, there�s still a lot to be done, and that�s where you come in.

Published Apr 08, 2008 - 12:05 PM
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Department of Health Funding Consultation Events

The Department of Health is reviewing all funding and investment to third sector organisations. This includes primary grant funding streams: Section 64 General Scheme of Grants and Opportunities for Volunteering, and other funding through contracts.

Published Dec 20, 2007 - 09:09 AM
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Dept of Health resource pack for social enterprises

The Department of Health has provided a resource pack for social enterprise providers and commissioners to provide support and guidance on setting up a social enterprise in the health and social care sector.

Published Dec 17, 2007 - 02:36 PM
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Department of Health: �73m Investment Fund for Social Enterprises

Care Services Minister Ivan Lewis has announced the opening of a �73m Social enterprise Investment Fund for health and social care. Applications for money can now be made to start to set up and build social enterprises that will provide services that will benefit local communities, as they will be targeted to meet their specific needs.

Published Aug 20, 2007 - 06:07 PM
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Health update

Lucy Findlay will present to all the Directors of providers of health care services for South West Primary Care Trusts (PCTs). This will be followed by an event in the autumn for commissioners of health care services, where commissioners can talk to successful case studies from around the country to discuss and resolve issues on the supply and demand side. These events are being staged by a partnership including RISE, the Strategic Health Authority and the Care Services Improvement Partnership.

Published Jul 10, 2007 - 01:05 PM
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Flying Start Programme for Social Enterprises in Health (FSPSEH)

16th - 18th April 2007 - Preston, Lancashire
Do you want to turn your passion for change in the health sector into a practical business?
Got the passion, the ideas and desire to succeed but lack the know how to make it happen?

Then the Flying Start Programme for Social Enterprises in Health is for you.

Published Dec 07, 2006 - 10:24 AM
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Wanted social enterprises in children's services

The Social Enterprise Coalition is keen to hear about examples of social enterprises successfully delivering children's services to inform its work in this area. The examples could come from a wide range of services, including foster care, residential homes, extended schools, childcare providers, play providers, and organisations providing services for disabled children.

Published Oct 16, 2006 - 08:03 AM
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