Events

Spark Forums

Our free forums are open to charities, community organisations and volunteers in Somerset

They are a chance to chance to network, discuss hot topics, catch up on local community news and share ideas and information. Here's what's coming up:

Volunteer Coordinator Forums

Free forums for anybody who manages or coordinates volunteers in Somerset, offering a chance to network, share ideas, discuss best practice in volunteer management and more!

Takes place on Wednesday 16th June, with further meetings on Thursday 23rd September and Thursday 9th December. 

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Grow For Good

For Somerset-based social enterprises, voluntary groups and individuals who use growing and gardening to support positive change in their communities. Come along to network and share ideas with others who are involved in similar projects.

Takes place on Tuesday 22nd June, 6pm to 7:30pm

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South Somerset Voluntary Sector Networking Forum

The recent easing of restrictions means that many groups have been able resume their services. This meeting is an opportunity to talk about how things are going, whether you have any concerns about restarting safely, and what’s working well. We will also hear about the People’s Postcode Lottery’s monthly grants programme, the Thriving Communities social prescribing project, and a new Emotional Resilience Hub for VCSE staff and volunteers.

Takes place on Wednesday 30th June, 2pm to 3:30pm.

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Sedgemoor Community Connector Workshop

This free workshop is aimed at anybody who lives and/or works in Sedegmoor and would like to improve health and wellbeing in their community. Come along to find out about our new health and wellbeing directory for Sedgemoor and learn how to signpost people to support, services and activities that could improve their quality of life.

Takes place on Wednesday 7th July, 2pm to 3:30pm

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More forums coming soon, check back regularly for the details!