Are you a Bexley voluntary and community organisation? Do you want to network with others? Do you want to hear about local updates and take part in discussions that are relevant to your work inorder to help shape services?
Local authority colleagues are also very welcome to join us from 12.10pm, as the beginning section of each meeting will be voluntary sector protected time.
11.30 Voluntary sector only: Welcome and introductions
11.35 Voluntary Sector only: protected time
11.50 Voluntary sector only: A practical, problem solving session about running your organisations during Covid and into the recovery period
12.10 Welcome and introductions to our LA colleagues
12.15 Children’s Centres update and Consultation
12.25 Thematic break out rooms: The aim is to encourage in depth discussion about the topics; sharing good practice and coming up with ways that we can improve the experiences of these groups (a. BAME and faith groups; b. Mental Health (including young people and parent/carers); c. Early years and d. Digital poverty and digital delivery).
12.50 Feedback from thematic group discussions
13.20 BVSC updates: areas of interest for our sector and areas which may impact on beneficiaries
13.30 AOB and survey results
Future meeting dates:
Thurs 22 Oct, 10 -12 noon via Zoom (agenda tbc)
Mon 14 Dec, 1.30 - 3.30pm (venue tbc) (agenda tbc)
If you have any queries or would like to speak at any of the events above please contact Jacqueline Bobb, Partnership Officer, email@example.com or 0300 302 0056 ext 213.