thinkSpaces are an opportunity for individuals and organisations to come together to learn about and discuss relevant issues and developments in different fields the Third Sector are involved with. EVOC are proud to be running an ongoing thinkSpace programme covering the widest range of topics.
Community Empowerment Act, Participation Requests 2pm–4pm, Thursday 23rd February 2017, EVOC, 14 Ashley Place
Get a briefing on the Community Empowerment Act with a particular focus on Participation Requests. Find out how community organisations can make use of participation requests to start a dialogue with public bodies about things that matter to them and how they could be involved.
There will be practcial tasks to help people understand the basic steps of developing a participation request.
Attendees will get a better understanding of how communities can use participation requests to bring their skills and experience to make improvements to the services that they use.
Ian Turner from Scottish Government will be contributing.
Places are free but limited.
Book a place here: https://communityempowerthinkspace.eventbrite.co.uk