Date for your diary – Social Business Wales Conference, 5.10.17, Llangollen #events #socialbusiness #conference #wales

Social Business Wales Conference, 05 October 2017 Supporting social businesses with aspirations to grow and be more sustainable What: The Social Business Wales Conference is specifically intended to provide inspiration, ideas and practical skills to social businesses in Wales (social enterprises, co-operatives, charitable trading arms, consortia, employee owned businesses)  which will help them enter new markets, develop new products… Read More Date for your diary – Social Business Wales Conference, 5.10.17, Llangollen #events #socialbusiness #conference #wales

Exploring the future of health and social care in Wales #socialcare #wales

Recently, the Parliamentary Review of Health and Social Care in Wales held a consultation event in Cardiff. Ceri-Anne Fidler, Policy and Development Officer for the Wales Co-operative Centre, gives her perspective on the day’s events. The Parliamentary Review Panel has been exploring the future of health and social care in Wales.  Looking at current challenges faced… Read More Exploring the future of health and social care in Wales #socialcare #wales

New proposals to strengthen health and care quality and governance in #Wales #carequality #welshgovernment

New proposals to improve the quality and governance of health and social care services in Wales have been published by the Welsh Government. The proposals are part of a White Paper, Services Fit for the Future, Quality and Governance in Health and Care in Wales, published jointly by Health Secretary, Vaughan Gething and Minister for… Read More New proposals to strengthen health and care quality and governance in #Wales #carequality #welshgovernment

Japan Study Tour @icacoop update #coops #coopcelebration #wales #japan

Japan Study Tour Update Contributor: David Smith, Co-ops and Mutuals Wales International Day of Co-operatives Celebration Cartrefi Cymru Co-operative 5 Coopers Yard, Curran Road, Cardiff Friday 30 June, 1.00pm International Co-operators Day highlights we are part of a global movement that seeks to change people’s lives. Each year, the International Co-operative Alliance agrees a special… Read More Japan Study Tour @icacoop update #coops #coopcelebration #wales #japan

Social Care Wales Workshops – Care at home #socialcare #socialcarewales #careandsupport #events #workshops

We would like to hear what you think of two of our exciting work areas for 2017- 2018 Care and support at home More and more people are choosing to live in their own homes with increasingly complex needs, with care and support at home when they need it. We are working on a plan… Read More Social Care Wales Workshops – Care at home #socialcare #socialcarewales #careandsupport #events #workshops

OPEN INVITATION TO ALL to serve on a Co-operative Education Sub Group to plan our third event #coops #coopeducation #adulteducation #wales

Good Morning All, For others who may have an interest, I hope to call the first meeting of the above in the first or second week of July. Apologies for the delay with our 8 April event report – I hope to release this after our Exec meeting on 19 June. If you have further… Read More OPEN INVITATION TO ALL to serve on a Co-operative Education Sub Group to plan our third event #coops #coopeducation #adulteducation #wales

Co-working for Creatives – see, hear & explore how this could work 21st June

This isn’t necessarily social care related but some Forum members may be interested in this event below. For more information please visit: http://www.cultcymru.org/ “Co-working for Creatives”  See, Hear & Explore how this could work.   Wednesday 21 June 2017 Soar Theatre, Merthyr Tydfil Join us for an interactive & fun day (or ½ day) to… Read More Co-working for Creatives – see, hear & explore how this could work 21st June