11 October 2017

Thankyou Cath

Cath MacCartan stood down as a member of Thurcroft Big Local Partnership at the open meeting on Monday 2nd October 2017. 


28 September 2017

Digital Inclusion- Practical Help Needed

The Rotherham Digital Inclusion Network is a group of volunteer, partners and agencies working together around the Borough to ensure improved digital inclusion. The network has been facilitating digital inclusion partnership working in Rotherham for 3 years and holds meetings bi-monthly facilitated by Rotherham Federation of Communities.  The meetings are attended by volunteers but also some representation from agencies – for instance Age UK Rotherham and RMBC.


05 September 2017

Launch of New Disability Network

A new disability network was  launched in Rotherham on Thursday 24th August 2017 at Springwell Gardens Community Centre.


31 August 2017

After 20 years, Blackburn TARA closes

On Friday 25th August 2017, tenants, residents and partners from Blackburn got together in the Boys Club  to celebrate 20 years of activity and agree closure of the group.

24 August 2017

Thurcroft Small Grants August 2017- 8 Grants Announced

8 small grants totaling £1043.84 were approved by the Thurcroft Big Local grants panel on Monday 14th August 2017. 


19 July 2017

Housing Staff Awards Presented

The Rotherham Federation Staff Awards were presented at the RMBC Tenant Conference on Wednesday 5th July 2017 at New York Stadium. A lot of nominations were received reflecting some of the excellent work undertaken by Housing Staff at RMBC and housing repairs contractors Mears and Fortem. All the awards were nominated by Rotherham Council tenants and presented by the Mayor, Cllr Eve Rose.


08 July 2017

Community Group Awards 2017

The Mayor of Rotherham Cllr Eve Rose presented Community Groups and Tenants and Residents Association(TARA) with awards and cash prizes at the Tenant Conference on  Wednesday 5th July 2017 at New York Stadium. 


30 June 2017

6 Community Led Organisations join RotherFed

On 29th June 2017, Rotherham Federation  Trustees agreed to admid  7 new community led organisations as full  members of RotherFed.

17 June 2017

Summer Spruce Up – Environmental Grants

RotherFed are pleased to announce that a total of fourteen applications for the Small Environmental Grant were successful and have received grants as listed below;

15 May 2017

Peter Collins Funeral

The funeral of Peter Collins Chair of RotherFed between 2006 and 2015 was held  on Thursday 18th May 2017 at Rotherham Crematorium.