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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.

New dates for September 2018 

Future Learn are offering a free online course to help volunteers understand the backgrounds, current situations and needs of refugees from a wide range of contexts.

School of Community-led Housing workshop

RUSS are running another School of Community-led Housing workshop in London in May, in partnership with New Economics Foundation. The course runs over 3 evenings - May 2, 9 and then 23. The workshop comprises all 3 sessions.

The Association of Chairs briefing session for new Chairs on Tuesday 19 September 2017 2.00pm - 5:00pm will be at the offices of the Charities Aid Foundation in central London.

More than a third of all online activity is spent watching video, opening up a range of opportunities for small charities and community organisations to engage with their current and potential supporters and beneficiaries.

Today marks the beginning of FSI's Small Charity Week 2017, and today is  I ♥ Small Charities Day.

Are you organising a Great Get Together event, inspired by Jo Cox who was killed on 16 June last year. 

Summer's on it's way and Lewisham PreSchool Learning Alliance is hosting a free Family Fun day in Forster Memorial Park, Whitefoot on Saturday 3 June 2017 to celebrate the diversity of Lewisham families.

The day's facilities will include:

Volunteer Centre Lewisham and Community Links Bromley are joining forces to organise a Mega Volunteering Marketplace event in the New Year.