Engaging Young People through Physical Activity – webinar 21/03/19

Active Oxfordshire’s series of webinars - we are delighted to be hosting a webinar with Street Games entitled ‘Engaging young people in disadvantaged communities through physical activity & managing challenging behaviour’ This is taking place on Thursday 21st March, 7.15pm - 8.15pm plus 30 minutes of Q and A. Below is a link to the … Continue reading Engaging Young People through Physical Activity – webinar 21/03/19

Researching Invisible People in modern slavery – 21/3/19 at Oxford Brookes

Researching Invisible People in modern slavery: Projects at Oxford Brookes and Elmore Community Services, Oxford being held on Thursday 21st March 2019 12:30-14:30 at Oxford Brookes University. Speakers include Fiona Gell, talking about Elmore's current research into the nature and extend of slavery in Oxford, Dr Tamsin Barber speaking about modern slavery from Vietnam to … Continue reading Researching Invisible People in modern slavery – 21/3/19 at Oxford Brookes

POSTPONED – Invitation to the Oxford Quaker Meeting Community Open House Party –

This event is now postponed but will be run at a future date. Come and discover what's behind the door of 43 St Giles, Oxford. Sat.23rd March 2019. 11am - 2pm Welcome and coffee. Meet Oxford Friends. Meet Community Groups and partners from across the city. Explore our letting rooms and gardens. Hear about our … Continue reading POSTPONED – Invitation to the Oxford Quaker Meeting Community Open House Party –

Oxfordshire Health and Wellbeing Board – workshop on 28/02/19 to consider the Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy

On behalf of Oxfordshire Health and Wellbeing Board, we invite you to a workshop on 28 February 2019 to help us consider the Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy that has been recently updated. If you are unable to attend, please do nominate others from your organisation and let us know who will be attending. Details … Continue reading Oxfordshire Health and Wellbeing Board – workshop on 28/02/19 to consider the Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy

Fun in the Park: Abingdon 1st June – free stall and activity spaces for local clubs and groups

Planning is now under way for Fun in the Park, Abingdon taking place on Saturday 1st June 2019 from 11am to 3pm. As in previous years we will provide free spaces for local clubs and societies to provide information and activity stalls. Clubs and Societies have found a number of benefits to participating in the … Continue reading Fun in the Park: Abingdon 1st June – free stall and activity spaces for local clubs and groups

South & Vale Forum – bookings open

      Online bookings are now being taken for the forthcoming South and Vale Voluntary & Community Sector Forum on Wednesday 13 March 2019 at Cornerstone Arts Centre in Didcot. This year the theme is ‘looking beyond the obvious…volunteers, funding, working together…’ This free annual event is an opportunity for people from local community … Continue reading South & Vale Forum – bookings open

Oxfordshire Health Inequalities Commission – Good Practice Exchange 07/03/19

The Oxfordshire Health Inequalities Commission Implementation Group is hosting a ‘Good Practice Exchange’ on Thursday 7th March at the Kings Centre, Osney Mead, OX2 0ES, 12 noon – 4.30pm (Registration at 11.30am- lunch provided) Register for this free event through Eventbrite on the following link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/oxfordshire-health-inequalities-commission-good-practice-exchange-tickets-55758187239 Why should you attend? If you/ your organisation have … Continue reading Oxfordshire Health Inequalities Commission – Good Practice Exchange 07/03/19

Oxford Wood Recycling – Join in the Sustainable Development Game being held on 19/2/19

Oxford Wood Recycling (OWR) is hosting a really engaging and interactive event on Tuesday 19th February. The 2030 Sustainable Development Game (SDG) should be of interest to you and your colleagues. After attending one of these events recently himself, Richard Snow of OWR was inspired to bring it to OWR’s Abingdon works so he could provide … Continue reading Oxford Wood Recycling – Join in the Sustainable Development Game being held on 19/2/19

Chatty Bus 29/01/19 – needs volunteers to help speak with deaf passengers

On the 29th January we will be launching our first 'chatty bus', in response to the Government’s loneliness strategy. With three-in-10 Britons going at least one-day-a-week without speaking to anyone close to them, we wanted to do something to encourage people to talk to those around them. On the day, between 9.30 am and 3.00 … Continue reading Chatty Bus 29/01/19 – needs volunteers to help speak with deaf passengers