December Third Sector Forums

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The Next round of Forums will be held in early December with a focus on Enterprising Communities. As this round of Forums falls just before christmas we would like to arrange a marketplace where we will be encouraging all Enterprising Organisations to come along and have a stall, to promote their organisation and sell some of the goods they produce.

 

Clydesdale

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Third Sector Forum Hamilton

Hamilton

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Location Whitehill Community Centre ML3 0LH

The Next round of Forums will be held in early December with a focus on Enterprising Communities. As this round of Forums falls just before christmas we would like to arrange a marketplace where we will be encouraging all Enterprising Organisations to come along and have a stall, to promote their organisation and sell some of the goods they produce.

SAMH and Let’s TALK

We all have mental health just like we all have physical health…so Let’s TALK about Mental Health more.

Join us in this workshop as we explore the work of the Scottish Association for Mental Health and the Let’s TALK project. This session will cover the prevalence of mental health in Scotland and make comparisons to figures around physical health conditions.

Cost: Free

Time  13:00

Location: 155 Montrose Crescent, Hamilton, ML3 6LQ

The Future of Care in your Community

The South Lanarkshire Health and Social Care Partnership are having an information day , with the purpose of the to allow you to come along and hear all about a brand new social care hub that is opening in the heart of Blantyre. There will be lots of scope to tell the partnership your views and opportunities to to shape the community hub.

Time  14:00 to 19:00

Location: Blantyre Miners Welfare

 

Basic Book Keeping

The course provides advice and guidance around effective book keeping for third sector organisations. Participants receive a basic introduction to book keeping and financial procedures delivered through practical, hands-on exercises that can be applied within your own organisation. Topics covered include managing money, dealing with petty cash and presenting and analysis your own accounts. Ideal for those new to book keeping as well as those who wish to adopt best practice.

Cost: £40 to VASLan Members, £40 to Non Members

Volunteer Management

The Volunteer Management Course is aimed at organisations who are at a stage where they feel they could benefit from involving volunteers, or in fact already involve volunteers, but would like to re-examine their procedures and processes.
Together this training aims to:
•    Look at WHY we involve volunteers
•    WHAT we want volunteers to do
•    Are we READY to involve volunteers
•    HOW can we provide an excellent volunteering experience

Cost: £65 to VASLan Members, £65 to Non Members

Committee Skills

An interactive workshop for new and existing committee members, this course covers the roles and responsibilities of office bearers and other members of the committee, constitutions, minutes, agendas and, ultimately, how to hold effective meetings.

Cost: £0 to VASLan Members, £20 to Non Members

Time  14:00 to 16:00

Location: 155 Montrose Crescent, Hamilton, ML3 6LQ

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Volunteer Management - Stage 4

Following on from Role Descriptions a step by step guide to recruiting and selecting volunteers.

In this session we will cover:
- Methods of recruiting and Promotion 
- Planning a recruitment process to get volunteers involved.
- Selecting potential Volunteers

Cost: £0 to VASLan Members, £20 to Non Members

Time  10:00 to 12:00

Location: 155 Montrose Crescent, Hamilton, ML3 6LQ

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Effective Minute Taking

This session provides an overview of the role of the minute taker, effective note taking tools/formats and, most importantly, what to include in the minutes. Recommended for those who are new to taking minutes or those with experience who wish to ensure continued best practice.

Cost: £0 to VASLan Members, £0 to Non Members

Time  13:00 to 14:00

Location: 155 Montrose Crescent, Hamilton, ML3 6LQ

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