Conferences and Events

We run conferences, seminars and other events throughout the year to support and inform local third sector organisations.

Events Management
For professional support in organising conferences, seminars or workshops, contact Cumbria CVS today. We are the experts at running successful events.

Contact Alison Phillips on 01768 800350 or email alisonp@cumbriacvs.org.uk

Upcoming Events

Personal Leadership in Non-Profit Organisations development course

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Bedrock Basics Project is delighted to offer you and your organisation the opportunity to take part in “Personal Leadership in Non-Profit Organisations” development course.

Are you a leader* in a non-profit organisation that is delivering services in / to / for people and communities in west Cumbria? * A leader may be the manager of an organisation but may also be in other roles with the ability to influence change within the organisation.

Safeguarding Adults at Risk 1 Training for Volunteers

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Safeguarding Adults at Risk level 1 Training Volunteers

This course is designed to help build understanding of safeguarding duties and responsibilities for volunteers.

This half day course is designed to increase knowledge of how to apply the key principles of safeguarding.

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Safeguarding Adults at Risk Training for Managers

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Safeguarding Adults at Risk Training for Managers

This course will explore the roles and responsibilities of managers in terms of safeguarding adults at risk.

This course will explore the key changes within safeguarding as part of the Care Act. The participant will be encouraged to identify where the challenges are and seek solutions towards implementation in practice.

Safeguarding Adults at Risk Training for Managers

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Safeguarding Adults at Risk Training for Managers

This course will explore the roles and responsibilities of managers in terms of safeguarding adults at risk.

This course will explore the key changes within safeguarding as part of the Care Act. The participant will be encouraged to identify where the challenges are and seek solutions towards implementation in practice.

Eskdale Village Hall Drop In

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An opportunity to meet Beresford Moyle Rosser, Development Officer for Cumbria CVS based in Millom and covering the South Copeland area. If you are an organisation or local voluntary group and are needing advice on obtaining grants or funds to help your cause or are looking for volunteers or trustees to join your group then Beresford might be able to help you.

South Cumbria Mental Health Partnership Officer event

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SOUTH CUMBRIA NHS area – Exciting news and opportunity to get involved in Mental Health Partnership Project 18.04.2024 2pm to 4pm Kendal Town Hall Kendal

You are invited to join Cumbria CVS to help us build and prioritise a plan of work for our NEW Mental Health Partnerships Officer for South Cumbria.

How to develop and write a Volunteer Strategy

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Understanding of the current landscape of volunteering and what are the challenges they need to consider.

The importance and purpose of a Volunteering Strategy embedded within your Volunteering Programme

Clarity of what we mean by a Volunteering Strategy – understanding the difference between a Volunteering Strategy and Volunteering Policy

This Is Us – Eden Monthly Outreach Session

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This event is open to the general public to come along and find out more about This Is Us Project and offers advice on support available.

Staff from Cumbria CVS’s This Is Us project will be available in Penrith library to talk to anyone who would like to find out more about what we do, or who would like to access some of the support we can provide.

Furness For You – Lunch and Learn

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You are invited to come along to the Furness For You – Lunch & Learn session hosted by Cumbria CVS.

This session aims to attract those that are feeling lonely, chronically isolated or anyone interested in finding out more about the Furness For You project and how it could help support you or someone you know. This event is open to the general public to come along, have some lunch and find out more about what’s on offer from the Furness For You project across the Barrow and Furness area and is funded by the Know Your Neighbourhood Fund.

Eden Funding Fair

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This event provides a fantastic opportunity for local groups to directly engage (face to face) with local and national funders and support groups regarding projects/funding requirements.

Attending funders and support organisations include:

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