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19 September 2018

2018 South Northants Senior Forum

Wednesday 31st October – Towcester Forum, Moat Lane

This event will be an opportunity for people to come together and listen to a series of speakers on interesting and relevant topics, followed by light refreshments and a marketplace providing the opportunity to find out about local activities and advice available for older people in South Northamptonshire.

09.45 – 10.10
Registration and refreshment

10.10 – 10.15
Welcome and introduction from Cllr Karen Cooper

10.15 – 10.40
Gary Crook, Community Safety Officer
Reporting and information about Anti-Social Behaviour, Distraction Burglary, Rural Crime and Blue Butterflies.

10.40 – 11.00
Sarah Burns, Community Funding Officer
Supporting community groups and services through a programme of grants and funding including the Community Development Capital and Revenue Grants, New Homes Bonus Voluntary Sector grant and the New Homes bonus local community Grant.

11:00 – 11:15
Comfort Break

11:15 – 11:35
Caroline Gooch, Service Manager Age UK (Northamptonshire)
Services available to residents

11:35 – 12:00
Rob Tracey, CEO South Northants Volunteer Bureau (snvb)
Providing a range of support services for the voluntary sector including Training, Funding Advice, information and guidance. Residential community support projects.

12:00 – 14:00
Networking, marketplace and a light lunch

  • South Northants Volunteer Bureau (SNVB)
  • Neighbourhood Watch
  • Age UK
  • U3A
  • SN Homes
  • Dementia and Wellbeing Services
  • SNC Community Grants
  • SNC Community Development
  • SNC Community Safety
  • Community Law Service
  • TADD Towcester Door to Door Volunteer Car Service
  • Northamptonshire Sport

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