VCS Training for BME and Faith Organisations in Strategic Planning and Commissioning

Date: 
Tue, 01/01/2008 - Tue, 22/01/2008

This event will be held at the Chancellors Conference Centre, Chancellors Way, Moseley Street, Manchester, M14 6NN on 22 January 2008. This training programme is designed to support the engagement of BME and faith organisations in the Every Child Matters (ECM) agenda.
This free course will help you to understand how the ECM agenda impactsi upon your services and will develop your capacity to engage in all aspects of children’s trusts arrangements. The training will run in each of the nine Government Office regions and will be tailored to meet regional requirements. This training has been developed in consultation with BME and faith organisations and is uniquely tailored to meet the specific needs of the sector. Each training programme will reflect the key issues that are facing BME and faith organisations in their region.

It will:

  • Provide an introduction to the ECM framework
  • Consider the impact of the ECM agenda on the delivery of BME and faith services
  • Examine current levels of BME and faith organisations’ involvement in children’s trusts arrangements
  • Provide an overview of the new commissioning framework
  • Explore the existence of BME and faith networks in your region

To book your place and further information please visit: www.vcsengage.org.uk