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  • Volunteer Managers Forum
    August 10, 2018
    TTVS Volunteer Managers Forum Wednesday 26th September 2018 Bideford Rugby Club, King George’s Field, Bideford, EX39 2QS 1pm – 3pm Guest Speakers Matthew Hurley – Job Centre Plus How Universal Credit will impact on the welfare system and how to best prepare service users Tim Saps...
  • Clares Law
    April 18, 2018
    A scheme to let people find out from police if their partner has a history of domestic violence was brought in across England and Wales in 2014. The Domestic Violence Disclosure Scheme – known as Clare’s Law – is intended to provide information that could protect someone from being...
  • Carers Rights and Entitlements: What was new in 2017 and what’s changing in 2018?
    January 24, 2018
    This briefing developed by Carers UK, gives professionals an overview of different rights and entitlements across care, health, welfare rights and employment. It is designed to help professionals advising carers review and refresh knowledge of what has changed over the last year and what they need t...
  • NHS charge notices for prescriptions for claimants on Universal Credit
    January 12, 2018
    There has been an increasing number of reports that claimants receiving Universal Credit, and are entitled to free prescriptions through the NHS, have been receiving penalty notices stating that they have incorrectly claimed free prescriptions. Some of the penalty charges have been as much as £150....
  • TTVS AGM – A Great Success
    November 1, 2017
    On Thursday 26th October, TTVS held it’s 9th Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the Bideford Rugby Club. We started the event with a chair–based exercise demonstration from Renata Dualibi-Wilson, who runs several groups fro TTVS projects. Jenny Fish from The Big Lottery gave an informative presenta...