Tag Archive for 'Headway Guernsey'

Guernsey Community Foundation facilitates a stronger partnership between HSSD and voluntary sector

July 2nd, 2015 by Guernsey Community Foundation

The Guernsey Community Foundation hosted a workshop at St Pierre Park Hotel on 30 June 2015, which looked at opportunities to benefit the community by building a stronger partnership between the voluntary sector and the States of Guernsey Health and Social Services Department (HSSD). The workshop attracted 76 delegates representing over 50 voluntary organisations as […]

Sir Bradley Wiggins said he enjoyed Guernsey and wished to visit again

October 25th, 2013 by Richard Lord

(from part 2) Guernsey Police played an important role closing the waterfront to motor vehicles and being on-hand throughout the mornings events until Sir Bradley Wiggins left the area.

Guernsey’s Community Awards will be at St James on 6 November 2013

May 30th, 2013 by Guernsey Community Foundation

This year’s Guernsey Community Awards will be held on Wednesday 6 November 2013. The event, which takes place annually at St James Concert and Assembly Hall, celebrates and applauds the hard work, dedication and achievements of those working in and supporting the voluntary sector in Guernsey. The Community Awards are hosted by the Guernsey Community […]

Headway Guernsey’s 17 May 2013 ‘Hats for Headway’ fundraising day

May 9th, 2013 by Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management

Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management is supporting Headway Guernsey in May 2013 for the charity’s annual fundraising day ‘Hats for Headway’. Throughout May a Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management London style taxi, which is usually covered in the company’s branding, will be advertising the Hats for Headway initiative to help raise awareness of ‘Hats for Headway Day’ […]

Guernsey charities & organisations asked to apply for support from the Sure Community Foundation

April 12th, 2013 by Sure

Charities and voluntary organisations are being encouraged to apply for support from the Sure Community Foundation. The foundation, which was launched less than a year ago, has already donated nearly £20,000 to 18 different charities and groups but is appealing for more applications. “One of the core aims of the Sure Community Foundation is to […]

Sure sponsors Headway Guernsey’s cognitive brain training course

December 19th, 2012 by Sure

Cognitive brain training, which has benefited Headway Guernsey users, will continue after a donation from the Sure Community Foundation. The course, which supports people with a brain injury, has already proved successful. “It’s been extremely effective and those users who have been through the course have reported back to us on the positive impact it […]

Guernsey Round Table Christmas Fayre at Beau Sejour on Sunday 18 November 2012

November 6th, 2012 by Events

The Guernsey Round Table Christmas Fayre will be held at Beau Sejour Leisure Centre from 10 am to 4 pm on Sunday 18 November 2012. Entry to the Christmas Fayre is free. There will be lots of activities and fun and games. Many Guernsey charities will be selling lots of goodies to raise funds. These […]

Making a business case for Corporate Social Responsibility

November 15th, 2011 by Focus HR Solutions Ltd

Corporate social responsibility (CSR) is about companies conducting their business in an ethical way, taking account of the impact of the business economically, socially, environmentally and in terms of human rights – a move which takes a company’s responsibilities beyond those of the traditional stakeholders such as shareholders and local suppliers. CSR is not a […]

OSA Recruitment wins Guernsey Community Foundation’s Corporate Social Responsibility award for 2011

November 13th, 2011 by Events

The Guernsey Community Foundation shortlisted BWCI, Insurance Corporation, and OSA Recruitment for their Corporate Social Responsibility Award in 2011. The award was given in association with the Guernsey Chamber of Commerce. Louise Hall, Vice President of the Guernsey Chamber of Commerce, presented the award to OSA Recruitment.

Barry Brehaut and Rob Bougourd to bicycle from Land’s End to John O’Groats in aid of Alzheimer’s Society and Headway Guernsey

April 11th, 2011 by Events

Deputy Barry Brehaut and Rob Bougourd are cycling from Land’s End to John O’Groats beginning on 1 May in aid of the Alzheimer’s Society and Headway Guernsey. Barry writes “those with a brain injury or those suffering from dementia, in whatever form, face many challenges daily. Although a 900 mile plus cycle ride may appear […]