supporting, developing and representing community groups,
voluntary organisations, social enterprises and volunteering
Introduction to Community Engagement for Community Groups
When: 6.30pm to 9.30pm, Thursday 20 February 2020 Where: Caledonia House, Pentland Park, Saltire Centre, Glenrothes, KY6 2AL This event is being organised by Fife Voluntary Action This particular event is free to attend, so no payment is required.
This workshop will promote the importance of good community engagement and identify how the refreshed National Standard for Community Engagement can support local practice.
By the End of the session participants will
Have gained an understanding of why community engagement is so important to community groups / organisations.
Have the opportunity to consider their own local community engagement practice and identified strengths and weaknesses
Be aware awareness of the National Standard for Community Engagement and how they can be used to improve their own community engagement practice.
This training is being organsied by Fife’s Engaging Communities Network Group
This event is free to attend but to encourage attendance and try and ensure a good turnout to benefit all delegates, we will charge a non-attendance fee of £25.00 per delegate. By submitting a booking for this event you agree to pay this fee for those delegates who have places booked but do not attend. Cancellations can be received up to 5 working days ahead of the event, thus avoiding non-attendance fees. A cancellation will only be valid if we have confirmed it with you. You can send somebody else in place of a booked delegate without incurring a non-attendance fee.
This training will be delivered by: Many MacEwan, Community Development Manager, Fife Council; Chris Miezitis, Programme Manager, David McGrath, Capacity Building Officer, Fife Voluntary Action.
Anyone who, as part of their work remit has a regular role in working with community groups or has to engage with communities on a regular basis.