16 August 2018

Social Housing Green Paper Published

Launched on the 14th August 2018 by government, this Green Paper  consultation will be up to 6th November 2018.

16 August 2018

Free Benefits Advice at Springwell Gardens

Rotherham Federation have been working with Barnsley DIAL to offer free benefits advice sessions at Springwell Gardens Community Centre for a trial period  on Tuesday mornings between 10am and 1pm.

15 August 2018

Dinosaurs Comes to Thurcroft

Thurcroft Gala was held at Thurcroft Cricket Ground on Saturday 28th July 2018 and was a great success despite some wind causing the loss of three gazebos and one marquee.

15 August 2018

Digital Champions Training

Rotherham Federation of Communities is seeking to recruit volunteer digital champions  to help Rotherham residents get online. 


10 August 2018

Learning from our Reaching Communities Project

An interim evaluation of our  'Voices and Choices' project has been undetaken using community organising to engage and empower residents  in some of our poorest communitis in Rotherham.

20 July 2018

Federation now meets Improving Quality Foundation Standard

Rotherham Federation now meets the Improving Quality standard at  foundation level.

11 July 2018

RMBC Tenant Conference Hailed As Success

RMBC’s Tenant Conference at New York Stadium on 3rd July 2018 was hailed as a big success with over 100 tenants attending and positive feedback from most of those people there.

05 July 2018

Community Group Awards Winners 2018 Announced

Winners were announced at the RMBC Tenant Conference on 3rd July 2018. Six gold winners reiceved a £150 payment for their group and six silver winners recieved £50 for their group.

04 July 2018

Federation Abandons Plans for Asset Transfer

Rotherham Federation Board agreed to abandon their plans for an asset transfer of Springwell Gardens Community Centre.

22 May 2018

£2161 of community engagement grants released

Keen to get the communities of Rotherham engaging with one another, Rotherham Federation offered grants to Community Groups/Tenants and Residents Associations, up to £200 for a project in their local area.