News

  • We are recruiting!

    Posted 3rd Mar 2021

    CAN is looking for someone with a passion for rural communities and making a difference to join us in a new ‘Development Officer’ role. — Read more.

  • Free employability webinars for unemployed Northumberland residents

    Posted 15th Feb 2021

    CAN is running 6 Employability Webinars to help unemployed Northumberland residents to develop their job-seeking skills and find work. — Read more.

  • Rural Food Kitchen pilot a success

    Posted 5th Feb 2021

    A short film has been produced to showcase our Rural Food Kitchen project as the pilot phase draws to an end. Built around volunteers from our existing Warm Hubs, CAN have been supporting these groups through a project providing essential equipment for older people, including kitchen aids such as perching stools, electric tin openers, tremor cutlery and much more. — Read more.

  • Village Hall portal attracts the crowds

    Posted 5th Feb 2021

    Over 80 people attended CAN’s special online event to preview the new Village Halls Portal held on 26 January as part of National Village Halls Week. — Read more.

  • Celebrating 100 years of village halls

    Posted 12th Jan 2021

    Village Halls Week 2021 will recognise the contribution England’s 10,000+ halls have made to rural communities since the 1920s. The national campaign week - now in its 4th year – is set to take place 25 to 29 January and will feature online events, videos, podcasts, and blogs showcasing the history of village halls and the benefits they have derived for rural communities over the years. — Read more.