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

Join us to network, discuss hot topics, catch up on local community news and share ideas and information. Here's what's coming up:

Somerset Dementia Partnership Networking Event

Join the Somerset Dementia Partnership for their next meeting to meet local hospital dementia and delirium teams and network with other service providers.

Takes place on Thursday 17 April, from 10:30am to 2pm, in Frome.

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Somerset Trustees Forum

A chance to connect with other trustees and directors of VCSE organisations in the county, and learn how you can mitigate the potential risks associated with governing a charity.

Takes place on Wednesday 24 April, 6.30pm - 7.30pm, via Zoom.

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Somerset Mental Health Network Monthly Meetings

A monthly, themed networking event for groups and organisations in Somerset that offer mental health support to collaborate, receive peer support, and connect with commissioners and decision-makers.

Coming up:
Training and networking session, Friday 26 April, 10.30am - 1pm, St. Andrew's Church Hall, Taunton
LGBTQ+ awareness, Wednesday 22 May, 9.30am - 11am, via Teams

To register your interest for any of these dates, please click here.

Children and Young People's Mental Health Network meeting

Join the Somerset Mental Health Network to explore the future of mental health services for children and young people. This follows a well attended meeting in March where began to shape the direction of this work and explored opportunities to collaborate.

Takes place on Wednesday 1 May, 2pm-3.15pm, via Teams

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Research in Somerset: learning and networking event

Save the date for our upcoming event, as part of our work for the Somerset VCFSE Assembly, where you will learn how research can help your organisation to develop and shape services.

Takes place on Tuesday 14 May, 10am - 3pm, in Ilminster.

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More forums coming soon, check back regularly for details!