• Dementia Research Action Group – Our Network (DRAGON) Launch
    by michelle.foster on May 23, 2024 at 10:37 am

    28 May, 2024 – 10:00 to 15:00This event is open to people with lived experience of dementia. Sign up if you are living with dementia or are a family care partner of someone with dementia. There will be opportunities to engage through talks, interactive stalls and networking sessions, including a visit from Liverpool Museum’s House of Memories, the first-ever immersive mobile museum experience in the UK, designed for people living with dementia. Lunch will be provided and parking is free.Shared Topic Areas: Health and Wellbeing

  • Feeding Britain webinar with Bankuet
    by michelle.foster on May 23, 2024 at 10:35 am

    4 June, 2024 – 10:00 to 11:00Register to join the webinar to hear from Bankuet who will talk about how their service works. You can register for the webinar to sign up to receive a copy of the recording. Register here Shared Topic Areas: Capacity BuildingHealth and WellbeingPoverty

  • Using the legal system to achieve change
    by michelle.foster on May 23, 2024 at 10:34 am

    4 June, 2024 – 14:00 to 17:00This workshop will develop your confidence in engaging with the law through assessing innovative approaches, and helping you construct a framework to consider including the law in your campaign. The legal environment is often perceived as specialist, technical, exclusionary and intimidating. Yet proactively using the law has played a critical role in significant campaigns including protesting against the expansion of Heathrow airport and air pollution levels; campaigning to protect our reproductive rights, and for justice for the Hillsborough victims to name but a few.Shared Topic Areas: Policy and Influence

  • Volunteer as a tutor with Action Tutoring – The Big Help Out
    by michelle.foster on May 23, 2024 at 10:32 am

    7 June, 2024 – 12:30 to 13:00Action Tutoring are looking for volunteers to support pupils from low-income backgrounds in English or maths. Education in this country isn’t fair. If you are from a poorer socio-economic background, you’re less likely to pass your SATs or GCSEs, limiting future opportunities. By volunteering for just one hour a week, you will support children to build their confidence and help ensure they leave school with the grades needed to build a bright future, as well as developing your own skills.Shared Topic Areas: Volunteering

  • GM Ethnic Communities Network Event
    by michelle.foster on May 15, 2024 at 8:58 am

    3 June, 2024 – 09:30 to 13:00These meetings are a chance for GM Ethnic Communities Network members and allies to connect, share experiences and learn from one another as well as hear from guest speakers on relevant topics. Free refreshments and a vegetarian lunch will be provided. Register here Shared Topic Areas: People/communities experiencing racial inequalitiesCapacity Building

  • R3connect: Arts, animation, music (Manchester)
    by michelle.foster on May 15, 2024 at 8:56 am

    10 June, 2024 – 14:00 to 16:00Join ArtAnon for an immersive arts experience inspired by research into the benefits of arts for mental health, and how we can reconnect with ourselves through creative communities. Artworks and posters will be on display throughout the event to explore. Plus, screenings of animations by local artists and new music performed by Yorkshire based Clothworkers String Quartet. 1.30pm – 2pm Doors open 2pm – 2.40pm First half: Welcome talk and animation screenings 2.40pm – 3.20pm Art making 3.20pm – 4pm Second Half: Performance from the Clothworkers String QuartetShared Topic Areas: Arts & culture

  • Ryder Brow Community Allotment Society: Nature Hub Project (recurring)
    by conor.peart on May 13, 2024 at 10:47 am

    31 May, 2024 – 10:00 to 19 July, 2024 – 14:00These sessions will take place every Friday from May 31 to July 19. Refreshments will be provided at break times.  For further information and to book your place, please contact RBCAS by phone: 07735806188 or by email: ryder.brow@yahoo.com Shared Topic Areas: Community EngagementEnvironment

  • Invitation to Greater Manchester Systems Leadership Co-Design Day
    by michelle.foster on May 10, 2024 at 2:40 pm

    3 June, 2024 – 10:00 to 15:00We are excited to invite you to the Greater Manchester Systems Leadership Co-Design Forum. This event promises an engaging platform for collaborative action, aimed at shaping the trajectory of our local and regional Systems Leadership Approach. Event overview:Shared Topic Areas: Leadership

  • You’re helping me just by listening
    by michelle.foster on May 8, 2024 at 2:52 pm

    10 June, 2024 – 09:00 to 12:30‘You’re helping me just by listening’ a peer research study into the experiences and needs of young adults accessing support for their mental health and wellbeing across GM. Young adults often feel misunderstood by mental health services, they struggle to navigate the complex landscape of mental health support and when they do get help, they are waiting, often for extensive periods of time without any communication.Shared Topic Areas: Young People

  • Currency of Change — Women’s Sector Leadership Conference
    by michelle.foster on April 17, 2024 at 11:14 am

    7 June, 2024 – 09:15 to 18:00Join Women’s Resource Centre at their second annual leadership conference! This free one-day conference, held in Manchester, will delve into the crucial themes of economic justice and empowerment, specifically focusing on groundbreaking ideas and solutions for achieving financial independence. It will explore innovative approaches to working, organising, delivering services, and supporting women and girls in ways that truly meet their needs.Shared Topic Areas: EqualitiesLeadership