21st May 2014 and further date in June (tbc)
Presenters: Andrew Tyson, In Control, Jemma Mindham, CSV,
Douglas McKelvie, Symmetric Partnership
These webinars will present an approach to building community
capacity, developed by CSV and In Control over the past three
years. The approach builds upon CSV's supported volunteering
model and In Control's work on personalised support planning.
The approach promotes the recruitment, training and support of
'disabled' and 'non-disabled' volunteers' for the purposes of
mutual support in voluntary work of their choice.It provides
positive outcomes for individuals, communities and in terms of
The webinars will be of interest to commissioners in health and
social care; directors of public health; voluntary and community
sector managers; and to citizens, particularly those who are active
This is a two part webinar. The first part will
concentrate on the model and learning to date. The second
part will present an approach to assessing cost and capacity using
the methodology of system dynamics.
It is free to take part in our webinars but places are limited
and priority will be given to individuals receiving support and
family members as well as members of our adult social care,
children's or health support programmes and organisations that are
part of our Stay Connected network.
To register for the first webinar in this series on 22nd May,
please click here.
We will confirm the date for the second webinar very
What is a webinar and how do you take part?
Webinars are an online live broadcast consisting of a
presentation and audio. It is easy to take part, all you need is a
computer with internet connection and speakers (so you can hear the
audio). If you do not have speakers then you can access the audio
via a telephone.Further information on how to access In Control's
webinars can be found here.