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Local Ladies Lean

The Women Supporting Women project has run since 2013 and continues to help women across Tameside gain new skills, support one another and take positive steps for their future. Initially set up with funding from the Peoples Health Trust and the Department of Health’s Volunteer Fund, this project has stood the test of time for …

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Job Share Duo Delivers

It may sound unlikely, that a shared Chief Officers role would work in a small charity, but Gemma Gaskell and Rehana Begum, who jointly take up this role for Diversity Matters North West, have brought more to the role, than one person could. In 2015, when Diversity Matters North West (DMNW), then Hyde Community Action, …

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All Together Now

A wonderful life-affirming event took place on Saturday at Diversity Matters North West, to honour and remember all those affected by hate in all its forms. Hosted by the staff team, who had come in on a Saturday to share thoughts and embraces with their local community, the event brought together young and old, MPs …

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Bright Future on the Horizon for Tameside Women

Months into a 3-year programme, the Bright Future Volunteering Project is smashing targets and empowering women from ethnic minorities across Tameside. Since June 2018, 80 volunteers have joined the new project which gives teen girls (15+) and women in Tameside the opportunity to take up meaningful volunteering opportunities in places like nurseries, schools, shops, community …

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Women celebrated with FUN

Newly re-branded charity, Diversity Matters North West, are putting on a great afternoon of fun in honour of women’s achievements over the last 100 years. The Family Fun Day will include great activities, stalls, performances and much more including: Henna Balloon Modelling Face Painting Bouncy castle Belly Dancing Singing Health and Wellbeing Stalls Information Stalls …

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