Events & Training

  • Your Responsibility As An Employee

    Where: BITA Pathways, 201 -206 Alcester St, Digbeth, B12 0NQ

    When: 2 Mar 2017 - 10:00

    Recognise key responsibilities and their importance Know how to recognise a problem Be able to problem solve

  • Eating Disorder Seminar

    Where: Uffculme Centre, 52, Queensbridge Road, Moseley, Birmingham B13 8QY

    When: 2 Mar 2017 - 13:00

    Come and join our Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Dr Newman Leung from the Eating Disorders Service who will be presenting a seminar. The seminar will provide: • An introduction to...

  • Know Your Neighbour Consulation Event

    Where: Midlands Arts Centre B12 9QH

    When: 3 Mar 2017 - 11:00

    Come along to a free friendly event at the Midlands Arts Centre held by the Community Development Workers from Birmingham Mind Discuss together how we can create a great arts and community event...

  • Introduction to Crowdfunding

    Where: BVSC, 138 Digbeth, Birmingham, B5 6DR

    When: 6 Mar 2017 - 10:00

    Crowdfunding is where individuals come together to support and fund projects by other individuals or organisations. A campaign can be to gather donations, obtain loans, raise your profile, offer...

  • Conflict resolution: working with people with complex needs

    Where: SIFA Fireside Conference room, 48-52 Allcock Street, Birmingham, B9 4DY

    When: 7 Mar 2017 - 12:30

    Conflict allows for the sharing of divergent viewpoints and can lead to positive changes in values, beliefs and behaviour. It can result in new insights and perspectives leading to positive...

  • Free Turn2us workshop

    Where: New Horizons Computer Learning Centres, 4th Floor Quayside Tower, Birmingham, B1 2HF

    When: 8 Mar 2017 - 09:30

      If you are a front line worker supporting people in financial hardship, join us for a three hour workshop and learn how to use the Turn2us Benefits Calculator, Grants Search tool and other...

  • Alcohol and drug awareness

    Where: SIFA Fireside Conference room, 48-52 Allcock Street, Birmingham, B9 4DY

    When: 8 Mar 2017 - 12:30

    Drug and alcohol misuse affects not only the health and life chances of the individual, but negatively impacts on their personal relationships , on family life and on society as a whole....

  • Free Turn2us workshop

    Where: New Horizons Computer Learning Centres, 4th Floor Quayside Tower, Birmingham, B1 2HF

    When: 8 Mar 2017 - 13:30

      If you are a front line worker supporting people in financial hardship, join us for a three hour workshop and learn how to use the Turn2us Benefits Calculator, Grants Search tool and other...

  • Introduction To Mindfulness

    Where: St Lukes Church Centre Great Colmore Street Lee Bank Birmingham B7 4BB

    When: 10 Mar 2017 - 10:00

      We live in challenging and stressful times. As the pace of life accelerates, we experience uncertainty, change, conflicts and competing demands every day. These features of everyday life can...

  • Uniting For A Progressive UK!

    Where: BVSC, 138 Digbeth, Birmingham B5 6DR

    When: 14 Mar 2017 - 19:00

    Austerity...NHS crisis...hate crime...and let's not mention a certain new president in the USA... More than ever it's time to start 'Uniting For A Progressive UK!' With...

  • NPS - the New Psychoactive Substances

    Where: St Lukes Church Centre Great Colmore Street Lee Bank Birmingham B7 4BB

    When: 16 Mar 2017 - 10:00

      Has the use of "legal highs" been causing problems in your project? Do you feel like you used to know where you were with "traditional" substance use, but find a lot of...

  • Communications Strategies for the Third Sector

    Where: BVSC

    When: 20 Mar 2017 - 09:30

    Communications Strategies for the Third Sector is a one-day course that provides the information and tools necessary to develop an effective communications strategy. The course covers the role of...

  • Difficult, Disturbing & Dangerous Behaviour - Special Event

    Where: The Ark School Lane Alvechurch B48 7SB

    When: 20 Mar 2017 - 09:30

      Dr Iain Bourne has been delivering this unique course for many years and is well known and respected in the social care field. His background is in forensic mental health, which he...

  • What About Us?

    Where: The Deaf Cultural Centre Ladywood Road Birmingham, B16 8SZ

    When: 20 Mar 2017 - 10:30

    This event has been co-produced with members of M.A.S.H. who are also active current users of mental health services in Birmingham. The Mentoring & Advocacy Support Hub (M.A.S.H.),...

  • Investment Readiness for Social Investment

    Where: The Signing Tree Conference Centre Ladywood Road Birmingham B16 8SZ

    When: 21 Mar 2017 - 09:00

    Are you thinking of setting up a social enterprise and need finance to get it off the ground? Or do you run a social enterprise that is looking at social investment to help you grow or develop a new...

  • Reaching your potential: Essential Workplace Skills (Two Day Course)

    Where: BVSC, 138 Digbeth, Birmingham, B5 6DR

    When: 21 Mar 2017 - 09:30

    This two-day course is designed to give a practical and supportive introduction to a broad range of valuable skills. What will I get out of it? You will be able to maximise your productivity...

  • Taster Session: Introduction to Advanced Coaching Tools

    Where: BVSC, The Centre for Voluntary Action, 138 Digbeth, Birmingham B5 6DR

    When: 22 Mar 2017 - 09:00

    This taster session will provide an initial look at how managers can help improve the performance and happiness of their teams through the use of tools and techniques that help fundamentally to...

  • Launch Conference - Getting Older - A New Experience

    Where: The Studio, Cannon Street, Birmingham. B2 5EP

    When: 22 Mar 2017 - 10:00

    The West Midlands Later Life Forum would like to invite you to the launch of their new report on how ageing affects individuals and the wider society.

  • Sight Loss at Work - Seeing all the Issues

    Where: Shoosmiths, 2 Colmore Square, 38 Colmore Circus, Queensway, Birmingham, B4 6BJ

    When: 23 Mar 2017 - 09:00

    RNIB (Royal National Institute of Blind People) would like to invite you to a free ‘Sight Loss at Work: Seeing all the Issues’ Seminar Do you know the implications for you as an...

  • Safeguarding Adults Multi-Agency Practitioners Forum: Safeguarding LGBT Adults with Care and Support Needs from Abuse

    Where: 10 Woodcock Street, Aston, Birmingham, B7 4BL Ground floor – Auditorium

    When: 29 Mar 2017 - 14:00

    The Equality Act 2010 legislates against people being treated unfairly due to ‘protected characteristics’; the existence of which can increase an individual’s vulnerabilities. The...