Posted in June 2015

Resource: NCVO refreshes its KnowHow website

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) has refreshed their KnowHow advice and support website. This is a resource with a wealth of advice, knowledge sharing and  e-learning for charities, social enterprises and community groups. More details here.

Resource: Assess your group’s safeguarding standards

Not sure whether your organisation meets the recommended standards for keeping young people safe? Safe Networks’ online self-assessment tool will help! It assists and works out what safeguarding arrangements you need to put in place and also gives tips on improving your existing ones. Click here to get started. Other related links: Safeguarding standards and Toolkit of resource … Continue reading

Networking: Women’s Craft Skillshare Event

Are you a craft artist, community practitioner or craft teacher? Are you interested in how craft skills are transmitted between women and in using craft to empower women and mothers? You are invited to a Women’s Craft Skill Share! 2nd July 2015 3-5pm SPAN/Silai Centre in Easton, Bristol The skill share brings community and self-employed … Continue reading

Networking: AHSW Annual Conference and AGM

Networking: AHSW Annual Conference and AGM

SAVE THE DATE!  Arts and Health South West (AHSW) has announced that their annual conference will be held on 17 November 2015 at Buckfast Abbey, Buckfastleigh, Devon, TQ11 0EE with the theme of Arts and Public Health. More information will be posted in due course but if you have any suggestions or questions please contact Alex Coulter … Continue reading