You are invited to the 2018 Cherwell Voluntary Forum
When: 10th May – 9.30 am – 2.00 pm
Where: Cherwell District Council, Council Chamber, Bodicote House, White Post Road, Banbury OX15 4AA
Parking: Disabled parking in clearly marked bays in the car park. Other parking at the cricket ground opposite.
Booking: Please register for this free event.
|09:00 – 9.30||Registration and refreshment|
|09.30 – 10.00||Welcome and presentation by Oxfordshire Community and Voluntary Action (OCVA)
OCVA’s work, a sector review and information sector support including ACES project, Charity Mentors and more.
|10.00 – 10.20||Pat Wood, CEO Citizens Advice North Oxon and South Northants
Social Prescribing. Working with the sector to deliver this initiative locally.
|10.20 – 10:30||Comfort Break|
|10:30 – 10:50||Guest Speaker Tim Tarby-Donald, Charity Ninja
Support and services. Setting up a Banbury Voluntary Forum
|10:55 – 11:20||Keith Davies, Volunteer Manager Volunteer Connect
Miriam Chappell, Volunteer Centre Coordinator OCVA
Benefits of oxonvolunteers.org to the sector and your organisation
|11:20 – 11:30||Comfort Break|
|11:30 – 11:55||Roz Warren, Coordinator Charity Mentors
New approaches, accessing support and how we can help
|11:55 – 12:45||Discussion, focus workshops|
|12:45 – 13:00||Feedback and comments|
|13:00 – 14:00||Networking and a light lunch
A mini-market place will be available from 1pm to include:
OCVA, Charity Ninja, Oxon Volunteers, Oxfordshire Youth, Charity Mentors, Cherwell DC Community Development, Healthy New Towns (Bicester), Community First Oxfordshire, Mid Counties Co-op