Agenda

 

Children and Young People NW Network Group

 Thursday 15th September 2011
9.30 AM – 12.30 PM
At: Action For Children NW Regional Office, Aquilla House, Warrington.

  A G E N D A

 
1.      Welcome and Introductions
 
2.      Minutes of last meeting and matters arising
 
3.      Workforce Development – the National Picture  - Mary Kenny NWRYWU and Chester University – Resources from CWDC, NCVYS, Children England
 
4.      What does this mean for you and the groups you support– group discussion
 
5.      Feedback from commissioners – what are they looking for
 
6.      Possible ways forward through a NW training providers consortium – Mary Kenny NWRYWU
 
7.      Lottery Consultation
 
8.      Area updates and issues
 
9.      Any Other Business
 
·         Other events – 27th September Future of Services to Young People Event, 13th October
·         Commissioning Young People Services Event
·         Safeguarding Champions – Pauline Ruth
 

Featured News

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VSNW Conference Presentations

Thanks to everyone who attended the VSNW Conference & AGM on 15th October. Some of the presentations are now available

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Volunteering Fund Success Stories in the North West

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Due North: Inquiry on Health Equity for the North

The independent inquiry panel, which included Richard Caulfield, VSNW Chief Executive and which was funded by Public Health England, has published its final report

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VCS engagement with Health and Wellbeing Boards

Regional Voices (of which VSNW is a member) has published the full report from the survey conducted earlier this year about how the voluntary and community sector is engaging with health and wellbeing boards

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Book your place at the VSNW Conference and AGM 2014

Please join us on 15th October for an interesting day of debate and discussion on the latest issues affecting the voluntary and community sector in the North West. The day will include a series of workshops and two great keynote speakers. Thanks to Charity Bank for their sponsorship of the conference

Contact Us

Voluntary Sector North West
St. Thomas Centre
Ardwick Green North
Manchester
M12 6FZ
Tel: 0161 276 9300
Fax: 0161 276 9301
Email: info@vsnw.org.uk