23 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.


22 September 2017

Money Management Drop in's

We can help you take control of your finances by helping you get a better understanding of your bills, contracts, agreements and where to go for help.

21 September 2017

An Introduction to Community Organising

Are you looking for better ways to motivate people to get involved in your community or organisation? Are you bothered about what’s going wrong in society? Do you want to bring people to work together to make a change?

20 September 2017

Springwell Gardens Community Centre

At their meeting on 31st August 2017, the Rotherham Federation board agreed to proceed on discussions with RMBC on asset transfer of Springwell Gardens Community Centre. 


11 September 2017

Enabling Communites Community Investment Fund

The  Enabling Communities Fund are open for applications with a closing date of 4pm on Friday 20 October 2017 with up to £5000 for each group to apply for. 


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.


04 September 2017

Free Digital Drop ins

Come along and join us at our free digital drop ins at Springwell Gardens Community Centre on Friday mornings .  Bring your own computer tablet or smart phone or try one of ours and find out how getting online can make a big difference to your life.

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.