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Greater Manchester reaffirms commitment to ending all new transmissions of HIV within a generation

Earlier this year at the Manchester Pride Candlelit Vigil, the Mayor unveiled the plan for the city-region to become part of the Fast-Track Cities Network and set out the bold ambition to end all n

Department of Health and Social Care’s (DHSC) voluntary sector newsletter.

Click here to view the latest Voluntary sector newsletter from the Department of Health and Social Care

New Fund to Improve Children and Young People’s Mental Health

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) and its partners, Public Health England (PHE) and NHS England (NHSE), values the important contribution that voluntary, community and social enterpri

Greater Manchester reaches out to employers to support their working carers

 3 in 5 people will become a carer at some point in their life time. Employers have an important role to play in supporting their workforce balance work with their caring responsibilities.

Greater Manchester is set to radically overhaul the way it delivers public services.

Described as a “big test for devolution” and a “seismic change” as radical as the creation of the welfare state and NHS, the new Greater Manchester model of public service d

Closer to Home - A research project

A research project exploring devolution as a solution to the current challenges faced by social services is calling on VCSE organisations to particpate in a short survey.

New edition of GMCVO Health and Social Care Devolution E-Bulletin now available

The latest issue of the GMCVO Health and Social Care Devolution E-Bulletin now available to view here.

New report highlights vital role of the VCSE sector in the provision of services to female sexual violence survivors across Greater Manchester

A new report titled ' Voices of Survivors: Hearing women for change' produced by Manchester Action on Street Health (MASH) in conjunction with Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) highlighting

North West Time to Change Champions Campaign Meeting

Time to Change is a growing movement changing the way people think and act about mental health.

This event will be a great opportunity to…

Thursday, 6 December 2018

Invented in Salford - the innovative paper armband that detect malnutrition in the over 65's

Up to 40,000 older people across Greater Manchester are set to benefit from an ingeniously simple new way of detecting malnutrition in the over 65s.

Better Health starts at Home - new report which highlights the importance of landlords in making smoking history

The Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership welcomes a new report published today by Action on Smoking and Health (ASH), which sets out how focussing on smoking in the home could both

The launch of the Big Alcohol Conversation initiative across Greater Manchester

Harms associated with alcohol are costing Greater Manchester's public services £1.3 billion a year.

Greater Manchester Universities to offer more mental health support to students

Greater Manchester will be the first place in the country to establish a dedicated centre to help support higher education students with mental health needs thanks to a new partnership between the

Upcoming tender opportunities for GM VCSE organisations

Greater Manchester Children and Young People Safe Zones

New edition of GMCVO Health and Social Care Devolution E-Bulletin now available

The latest issue of the GMCVO Health and Social Care Devolution E-Bulletin now available to view here.

Advancing Equality Across GM Roadshow

Share Your Views about Addressing Health and Social Inequality across Oldham, Bury, Tameside and Rochdale

Wednesday, 28 November 2018

Development of Health and Social Care case studies - your chance to showcase your work and promote your organisation

Work is currently underway by GMCVO to create a series of case studies to showcase VCSE organisations working in health and social care across GM. 

Invitation to join co production group at GM Health and Social Care Partnership

Would you like to be part of strategic co-production in the Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership?

Coaching/mentoring offer - for people representing patient voice in the NHS

NHS England has developed a coaching/mentoring development opportunity for Patient and Public Voice (PPV) partners.

Tell us your experiences of public sector funding of VCSE organisations in GM

Has funding from the public sector changed in the last 18 months? We want to hear about your experiences so we can feed back to the GM Health and Social Care Partnership.

People in Greater Manchester to benefit from innovative digital diabetes support

Work is set to get underway on a “game-changing” project which will see people with type 2 diabetes (T2DM) offered new digital learning and self-management support to help them manage t

GM VCSE Assembly: Building a Community for Co-Production

This event is now fully booked  - if you wish to be placed on the waiting list in the event of any cancellations, please e-mail

New edition of GMCVO Health and Social Care Devolution E-Bulletin now available

The latest issue of the GMCVO Health and Social Care Devolution E-Bulletin now available to view here.

GM Children and Young People Health and Wellbeing Framework 2018-2022 

The vision for Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership's children’s programme is to make Greater Manchester (GM) one of the best places in the

New 'place-based', preventative role for the NHS in GM

Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham will today, for the first time, set out Greater Manchester’s vision of a 21st century NHS as part of a new model of public service within the city-re

New edition of GMCVO Health and Social Care Devolution E-Bulletin now available

The latest issue of the GMCVO Health and Social Care Devolution E-Bulletin now available to view here.

The Mayor of Manchester is encouraging smokers to kick the habit this Stoptober

Stoptober, the nationwide initiative from Public Health England that encourages smokers to quit for 28 d

One size doesn't fit all - better housing housing options for older people needed in Greater Manchester

Published on International Older People’s Day (1 October), the ‘Rightsizing’ report, commissioned by Greater Manchester Combined Authority and funded by Centre for Ageing Better,

Appointment of 4 new VCSE Representatives to strategic GM Health and Social Care related governance boards

Following the recent recruitment exercise that was carried out, we are delighted to announce the appointment of the following individuals:

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