Please find below links to current South East Wales Safeguarding Board Training Events. Child Protection Planning – The aim of this training is to promote good practice and enhance working together across agencies in the child protection process. Keeping the Baby in Mind – Infant Mental Health – The aim of this training is to raise awareness of what promotes positive infant mental health Recognition, Referral and the Child Protection Process – The aims of this training is :- To develop practitioner’s knowledge of the child protection process from referral to child protection conference; To promote effective communication within and across agencies To ensure that practitioners understand their safeguarding roles and responsibilities Responding to Concerns or Allegations of Abuse Made Against Adults Who Work with […]
Gwent Wide Provider Fair The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent, along with Torfaen Voluntary Alliance (TVA) and Gwent Association of Voluntary Organisations (GAVO) are organising a Gwent Wide Third Sector Provider Fair, for community organisations to showcase their services to Commissioners from Safer Gwent, Gwent Strategic Commissioning Board, the five Local Authorities (Blaenau Gwent, Caerphilly, Monmouthshire, Newport and Torfaen), Gwent Police, South Wales Fire and Aneurin Bevan Health Board. The Gwent Wide Third Sector Provider Fair is in response to The Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act 2014, The Well-being of Future Generations (Wales) Act 2015 and in the spirit of Statutory Compact Agreements favoured by the Welsh government – whereby Statutory organisations are encouraged to develop services with the Third […]
Drugaid Narcotics Anonymous (NA) There’s a new NA meeting, every Thursday in Abergavenny Meetings details for Gwent are as follows: Abergavenny Thursdays 7.30pm Seven Corners Centre NP7 5AX Closed meeting, but can be opened by request for non-users to attend. To arrange this, call Sian on 0780 505 3786 Cwmbran Wednesdays 7.30pm Thornhill Community Centre NP44 5TZ Open to anyone – includes non-users Ebbw Vale Wednesdays 6pm Crug Las NP23 6BE For information on all UK meetings, and about NA in general, check out its website http://ukna.org/meetings-search NA has a helpline, open from 10am to midnight 365 days every year, and free from landlines and most mobiles: 0300 999 1212.
Tenovus Cancer Care Volunteering Opportunities in Torfaen Saturday 19th September 2015 – Singathon, Cwmbran Tenovus Cancer Care is looking for lots of fun and friendly people to volunteer as bucket collectors for a couple of hours at their Singathon at the Bandstand in Gwent Square. Choirs and musicians will be performing throughout the day, from around 10.00am until 5.00pm and they are looking for volunteers to spare a couple of hours that day to help fundraise with Tenovus and enjoy the performances. Tenovus also looking for photographers to help get some great looking shots of the event! Thursday 1st – Saturday 31st October 2015 – Buckets for Boobs, across Wales and England This October Tenovus Cancer Care pink bucket collections will take place all across […]