n National educational charity ICAN has launched its training
brochure for April 2001-March 2002. The programme showcases 11 new
courses and five new seminars. Courses are being held in
Birmingham, Edinburgh, London, North Tyneside and Nottinghamshire.
Contact ICAN on 0870 010 40 66.
n The National Information Forum is calling for applications for
the Getting the Message Across awards in October 2001. The awards
recognise innovative and effective projects that have been devised
to provide information to disabled people and others disadvantaged
in accessing information. Application forms are available from
Derek Kinrade at the NIF on 020 7402 6681 or e-mail
firstname.lastname@example.org. Closing date is 1 June 2001.
n FNF Publications has produced a book called For The Sake Of
The Children. This guide is aimed at anyone concerned about
children’s welfare after a family breakdown and covers issues
including dealing with your former partner, coping with various
agencies and the legal system. Contact 01984 633713.