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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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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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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. 

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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West Lindsey Voluntary Sector Forum

Please join us at the popular West Lindsey Voluntary Sector Forum on Friday 19th January 2018. The afternoon Forum will run from 12:30 – 14:30 and will include a networking lunch followed by presentation sessions.

Tesco Bags of Help

The Tesco Bags of Help scheme are looking for applications from community groups across Skegness, Boston, Horncastle, Bourne, Holbeach, Market Rasen and Gainsborough. It is suggested that groups put in applications for the maximum of £4,000 which they would be able to scale down if they do not get picked at 1st place in the public vote. …

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Community Connections Cafe- Gainsborough

  The theme of the event: Walk to School Month (Events are themed, but all are welcome) Find out more about activities in your community Meet new people and enjoy a friendly conversation   John Coupland Hospital, Gainsborough (Find us in Morton Suite, near the blood room) Last Wednesday of the month 10am – 12pm …

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Mentor Training- Gainsborough

Voluntary Centre Services, funded by the mental Health Promotion fund for Lincolnshire, is offering free Mentor Training to local community and voluntary organisations. This free training is aimed at existing volunteers within your team, and aims to provide support to any new volunteers who may just need a little extra support to get involved. We …

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West Lindsey Voluntary Sector Forum

West Lindsey Voluntary Sector Forums feature a range of topical speakers, news and funding updates. They also offer the opportunity for attendees to share information and promote their organisation’s services, projects and events. NEW FORMAT FOR 2017! 12.30 Arrival, introductions and Open Forum 13.00 Networking Lunch 13.30 Speakers 14.30 Roundup and Close Why not make …

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Making Every Contact Count (MECC) Training

Making Every Contact Count Training is open to representatives from community and voluntary organisations, free of charge. MECC Training gives frontline staff and volunteers the skills and knowledge to help clients find the right help, to address health issues and to make the link between health, well being and how these link to being work-ready. …

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