Lincolnshire Voluntary Engagement Team Annual Conference – 19.03.20

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Lincolnshire Voluntary Engagement Team Annual Conference

Thursday 19th March 2020

9.00 – 16:00

New Life Conference Centre

25 Mareham Ln, Sleaford NG34 7JP

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9.00 – 9.30 Arrival  – tea/coffee  
9.30– 9.45 WelcomeChris Wheway – Chair VET and CEO St Barnabas Hospice
9.45 – 10.15 Guest Speaker and Conference Chair Professor Richard Parish, Chair, National Centre for Rural Health and Care
10:15 – 10.45 Speed Intros – all delegates   Led by Ivan Annibal
10.45 – 11:15 The New Institute of Rural Health – University of Lincoln. Professor Mark Gussy, Global Professor in Rural Health and Social care
11:15 – 11.45 Mapping the Sector in Lincolnshire   Ben Barley, CEO, Voluntary Centre Services
11.45 – 12.45 Lunch and networking This will also involve and ask an “Expert” opportunity with people badged to represent their knowledge
12.45-13.15 A Sector Led VCS Strategy for Lincolnshire Sarah Fletcher, CEO, Healthwatch
13.15– 15.30 Afternoon Workshops 45 mins in duration running three times
Workshop 1 Capacity Building Support David Fannin CEO, Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary Service
Workshop 2 Measuring value and demonstrating impact Dr Jessica Sellick and Ivan Annibal, Rose Regeneration
Workshop 3 National Best Practice Around VCS Health and Care Carrie Mckenzie, Voluntary Partnerships Programme Manager, Voluntary Partnerships Team, NHS England and NHS Improvement
15.30 – 15.45 Summing Up and Next Steps   Michelle Jolly, Vice Chair VET and CEO Age UK, Lincoln and South Lincolnshire
15:45 – 16.00 Tea/coffee and networking