BwD Healthwatch Information and Signposting Calendar October 2015

October 1, 2015Comments Off on BwD Healthwatch Information and Signposting Calendar October 2015

Blackburn with Darwen Healthwatch are running a number of events throughout October 2015, including ‘Your View Your Voice’. To find out more about these events please click on the links below to view Blackburn with Darwen Healthwatch Information and Signposting Calendar for October 2015

BwD Healthwatch Information Signposting Calendar October 2015

BwD Healthwatch – Information and Signposting Calendar September 2015

September 15, 2015Comments Off on BwD Healthwatch – Information and Signposting Calendar September 2015

Blackburn with Darwen Healthwatch are running a number of events throughout September 2015, including ‘Your View Your Voice’ and PersonFirst Art Sessions. To find out more about these events please click on the links below to view Blackburn with Darwen Healthwatch Information and Signposting Calendar for September 2015 and the Your View Your Voice flyer on physical health:

BwD Healthwatch Information Signposting Calendar September 2015

YVYV Physical Health docx

Blackburn with Darwen Healthwatch would also like to hear from you if you’re interested in joining one of their two Task Groups on either Youth Engagement or Mental Health & Wellbeing please contact BwDHealthwatch for more information. The groups aim is to use people’s knowledge & experience to help develop & drive engagement projects, and they are keen to have representation from diverse backgrounds to ensure  work is reflective & relevant to the local community.

Blackburn with Darwen Healthwatch – Your View, Your Voice Workshop

July 15, 2015Comments Off on Blackburn with Darwen Healthwatch – Your View, Your Voice Workshop

Blackburn with Darwen Healthwatch hold a series of monthly workshops each with their own theme, giving you the opportunity to share your views and experiences whilst creating an environment for discussion and debate.

The next workshop will take place on Monday, 20th July at Your Support Your Choice, Town Hall Street Blackburn (opposite Blackburn Central Library). The theme of this will be ‘older people’

Over in Darwen?

BwD Healthwatch will be holding the same workshop at Café Hub on Wednesday 22nd July 2-4pm, have a brew & share your view.

Please see below picture for more information on the workshops –

BwD Healthwatch Poster

Engaging Parents in Conversations About Alcohol: A Multi-Professional Discussion Forum

February 13, 2015Comments Off on Engaging Parents in Conversations About Alcohol: A Multi-Professional Discussion Forum

Lifeline East Lancashire are hosting a series of multi-professional discussion forums (MPDFs), which are aimed at professionals who work with parents.  The forums will address how to best to support parents to have effective conversations with their children regarding alcohol.

To view the post for more information, please click on the link below:

Lifeline East Lancashire – MPDF

Asset Based Community Building Training – Four day Workshop in July 2014

June 5, 2014Comments Off on Asset Based Community Building Training – Four day Workshop in July 2014

Please click below to view a flyer regarding Asset Based Community Building Training including the Learning Outcomes, and further information

This four day workshop guides participants through the principles of strength based community building and an introduction to the methodology of Asset Based Community Development alongside the tools required to develop the strength based approach.

Asset Based Community Building Training

Multi Professional Discussion Forum – Self Neglect

May 20, 2014Comments Off on Multi Professional Discussion Forum – Self Neglect

A Multi Professional Discussion Forum has been arranged to take place on Tuesday 17th June 2014 at 2.00 – 4.00pm at Shadsworth Children’s Centre.

The event will be facilitated by Bridgett Welch, Assistant Director of Nursing Safeguarding Adults, Lancashire Care NHS Trust

Please click below to access a flyer with further information

Self Neglect Flyer June 2014

I Care . . . Ambassadors – Learning and Development Workshops

February 28, 2014Comments Off on I Care . . . Ambassadors – Learning and Development Workshops

Skills for Care have commissioned six regional learning and development workshops for

I Care …Ambassadors.

They will provide a relaxed and welcoming environment for ambassadors to connect with each other.  The aim of the workshops is to support new and experienced ambassadors to enhance their skills, knowledge and confidence to maximise the impact of their interactions with those who are undecided about their future career direction.

Please click below for further information:

Skills for Care I-Care Workshop