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Goldsmiths University short courses - 50% off for VAL members

Goldsmiths university are offering 50% off the price of short courses to VAL members. 

Help be part of the solutions to violence in Lewisham

Friday 24 May, from 12 noon–4pm
Town Hall Chambers Catford, London, SE6 4RU

Have Your Say On SEND strategy

Lewisham’s New Partnership: Special Educational Needs and Disability Strategy 2020 -2023
Sydenham-based Theatre Company ‘Spontaneous Productions’ has joined forces with the James Ross Hunter Youth Support Group to create an original drama by and for young people.

GCDA are offering free 2-day training on Physical Activity and Healthy Eating exclusively for community groups in the borough


Phoenix Festival 2019 

The Phoenix Festival is on Saturday 11 May in Forster Park, Whitefoot Lane, SE6 2BL from 12noon – 5pm.  

Adult Safeguarding - Anticipation and Prevention


If you missed our workshop on Digital Leadership led by Superhighways, you may be interested in a free webinar from Charity Digital News  

GCDA commissioned by Lewisham Public Health, are offering free 2-day training on Physical Activity and Healthy Eating exclusively for community groups in the borough


Free LSCB Training

What is Sexual Violence?


Children and young people need you to be knowledgeable on a variety of safeguarding subjects.

Presented by Rape Crisis

Have you got an idea for a business or project that helps other people or the environment? Would you like some support to get it up and running? The School for Social Entrepreneurs’ London Fellowship Programme could be right for you.

Do you live, work or study in Lewisham?  Do you have an interest in mental health services? 

We want to hear your views on how we can best deliver our latest plans, tell you about our revised ‘Changing Lives’ strategy and build strong partnerships locally.


Emotional Health and Well-being Awareness Conference, Saturday, 6 October 2018 


LPF Pensioners Day

3 October  12 noon to 4pm

The Broadway Theatre


The Broadway Theatre
Catford Road

​The focus of this event is promoting mental well-being and combating inequalities.

Get ‘Work Ready’ 

An afternoon workshop to help you get your search for work off to a good start. 

Slaughter and May are offering free legal advice masterclasses for charities. 

The masterclasses provide an excellent opportunity for voluntary sector organisations to gain advice from legal experts. It’s also a fantastic example of corporate CSR! 

The Lewisham Safeguarding Adults Board will be holding its first VCS conference on 8 November 2018. We would like to hear your views on what the conference might include and find out more generally what your needs are around safeguarding adults at risk.

The Public Health Improvement team has published the Health Improvement Training Brochure for 2018/19. 

They are taking bookings for all courses in the brochure. With permission, please feel free to forward to all relevant networks.