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West Lindsey Voluntary Sector Forum & Morning Peer Learning Session

A morning peer learning workshop (9:30- 12 Noon) – Following on from World Mental Health Day, on 10th October, our morning peer learning workshop will be on the topic of ‘Volunteers with Extra Support Needs’. This will precede the afternoon Forum event. Fees apply for this session.  The afternoon Forum will run from 12:30 – …

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Lincoln Co-ordinators’ Forum

We hope you will join us at the next Lincoln Volunteer Co-ordinators’ Forum, where we will be thinking about aspects of Community planning, including community organising and running a community building. We will also be hearing the latest from the City of Lincoln Council. The Lincoln Volunteer Co-ordinators’ Forum is for anyone who supports or …

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West Lindsey Voluntary Sector Forum & Morning Peer Learning Session

The next West Lindsey Voluntary Sector Forum takes place on Friday 29th June at Gainsborough Uphills Community Centre and we’d love to see you there. Once again we have scheduled an optional morning workshop. 10:30am-12:30pm Dealing with Difficult Volunteer Situations (Fees Apply) With the best will in the world, things do go wrong. This session …

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V:Expo Local- Central Lincolnshire

In a world where digital is becoming default, it can be hard to find the time and energy to keep up with the changes, and find the right tools for your organisation.  That’s why Voluntary Centre Services have dedicated their V:Expo Local 2018 event entirely to “Giving you time for digital”.  V:Expo Lincolnshire is a …

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Data Protection including GDPR*

This workshop is designed to give a practical overview of an organisation’s responsibilities when it comes to collecting, using and storing people’s personal information. We’ll be looking at the main principles of data protection set out in law, and also exploring the changes that the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will bring in.  The …

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West Lindsey Voluntary Sector Forum & Morning Peer Learning Session

The morning peer learning workshop (10am – 12 Noon) will be on Volunteer Management: ‘Getting started with Involving Volunteers’. Fees apply for this session.  The afternoon Forum will run from 12:30 – 14:30 and will include a networking lunch followed by presentation sessions. The Forum is a free event. 

Lincoln Volunteer Co-ordinators’ Forum

We hope you will join us at the next Volunteer Co-ordinators’ Forum in Lincoln, where the theme of the meeting will be: Diversity and opportunity. The Lincoln Volunteer Co-ordinators’ Forum is for anyone who supports or manages volunteers, or is involved in local community organisations and projects. It is a place to share best practice and …

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Third sector networking event – Lincoln, 17th April

There’s still time to book your place on the second in a series of Third Sector Networking events, organised as part of a collaboration between Voluntary Centre Services, Chamber of Commerce & Bishop Grosseteste University. This event, on 17th April,  is themed ‘Working Smarter’ as we will be facilitating a reflection on the benefits of …

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Data Protection including GDPR*

This workshop is designed to give a practical overview of an organisation’s responsibilities when it comes to collecting, using and storing people’s personal information. We’ll be looking at the main principles of data protection set out in law, and also exploring the changes that the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will bring in.  The …

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Ready for the changes to Data Protection?

The law relating to protecting people’s personal information is changing and all organisations need to be ready.  The new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into force in the UK in May, requiring all organisations that handle personal data (information that identifies living individuals) to make some changes to ensure they understand and communicate …

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