Voscur Event

Voscur's popular Annual Conference and Social Impact Awards are back for 2017 at the fantastic city centre location of We The Curious (previously @Bristol). Boasting an array of inspiring speakers, the annual Social Impact Awards ceremony known as 'The Voscurs' and a drinks reception, the event will offer the opportunity to network with key activists from across the VCSE sector, as well as with supporters from business, local politics, and the public sector.  
Thursday, 30 November, 2017 -
15:30 to 20:00


A fantastic opportunity for a FREE day of practical, no nonsense learning on the essential areas of running a community group or organisation. Learn from peers and experts and plan how you can take your work forward in your community.

This day will include:

Thursday, 12 October, 2017 -
10:00 to 14:30

There are about 9000 children and young people in Bristol with special educational needs or a disability (SEND).

Organisations across Bristol’s Children and Families Partnership are currently working together to help ensure these children and young people achieve the outcomes set out in the Children, Young People and Families Strategy.

Thursday, 20 July, 2017 -
10:00 to 12:00

A variety of community organisations provide transport services to help people travel throughout the West of England. Services include community minibuses, volunteer car schemes taking people to medical appointments, wheels to work schemes and regular scheduled transport.

Wednesday, 21 March, 2018 -
13:00 to 16:00

We will be hosting a Workshop for Providers to contribute to the Sexual Violence Pathways needs assessment of Avon and Somerset.

9.45am - Teas and Coffees available on arrival.
10am -1pm Workshop

This will be an opportunity to identify any strengths, weaknesses, gaps, barriers to access or structural issues in the sexual violence pathways, bringing to the discussion the experience you have as a practitioner in your field.

Thursday, 11 January, 2018 -
09:45 to 13:00

You are invited to come and hear from Councillor Helen Godwin, Cabinet Member for Children and Young People, who will present on the pledge to children and young people in Bristol. This will also be an opportunity to help shape this important work.

There will also be updates by Voscur Advocates, and other news.items.

Wednesday, 7 February, 2018 -
10:00 to 12:00

This follows on from “Making the Best Case for Funding” session we are running, and is a chance for you to book 30 minutes with a Voscur fundraising expert to discuss your bid in detail and take away some feedback you can use to improve your bid before the deadline. 

Thursday, 23 November, 2017 -
18:00 to 21:00
Following the very positive meeting focused on SEND in the summer, to further discuss the ideas raised  by the enthusiastic organisations involved, this follow up meeting will focus on:

Personal Budgets for disabled children and their families: How does it work, how can the sector respond to/ support this going forward?
Wikkis: multimedia approaches to self advocacy for disabled children and young people: how they work, how can short breaks and other service/ advocacy  providers get involved?

Wednesday, 29 November, 2017 -
10:00 to 12:00

Are you ready to kick start enterprising changes in your community?  Do you have an idea for a new project, social enterprise or community business and need help to get it off the ground? 

If so, Kick Start could be just what you need. It will help you to:

Monday, 19 February, 2018 - 10:00

Bristol BME Voice, Avon Fire & Rescue Service and partners have joined together to host an event to help make home safety a priority to BME communities.

Thursday, 19 October, 2017 -
09:30 to 13:00


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