The Big Connect Event Two

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Rossendale Connected is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: Rossendale Connected Two Event
Time: Jun 10, 2021 09:30 AM London

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Meeting ID: 383 786 4031

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9:30am   Welcome to the event !

The event will be opened by Janet O’Driscoll 

9:45am   Break Out Rooms

The first section is to work in small groups to really understand what we want to get out of the day?

10:05am   A Young Persons Perspective – Services in Rossendale

A series of 10 minute talks from various young people with in Rossendale – this will be a great time to listen to what their thoughts are.

 10:20am  What are statutory services doing for young people in Rossendale? 

We will hear from:

  • Team around the School (Pita Oates TAS Lead LCC)
  • Children and Family Wellbeing Service (Ellie Wade)
  • Mental Health support in schools (Karen Sillett East Lancs CCG Clinical lead MHST)

11:00am Break Out Rooms

Having heard the presentations, what do you think your group could contribute to these services? (20mins)

11.20am – 11.30am  – Break

We will have a short comfort break 

11.30am – How the voluntary and community sector is supporting young people in Rossendale?

We will hear from:

  • White Horse Project
  • CVS We Count project
  • M3 Project
  • Rossendale Youth Works (animation – you tube link sent)
  • CVS Young Carers
  • Big Schools cCnnect
  • Holiday Activity and Food programme
  • Social Prescribing

12:00pm Break Out Rooms

  • Is there something new you think your group could offer for children and young people? (15 mins)
  • What would the barriers be to taking forward a new activity? (15 mins)

12:30pm Feedback and Discussion

We will feedback any comments for discussion into the chat and openly with in the zoom.

12.45pm – 1.15pm lunch (with networking via zoom)

We will have a lunch break but keep the zoom link open for anybody to have a catch up in break out rooms.

1.15pm  Welcome back and short feedback from the mornings break out rooms.

A quick recap of the thoughts from the morning session.

1.45pm  Break out rooms 

what is your group doing now and what could you do to:

  • Maximise opportunities for increasing physical activity and encouraging healthy weight? (20 mins)
  • Improve mental health support by exploring and enhancing the role of VCFS organisations? (20 mins)
  • Develop indoor and outdoor facilities that contribute to health and wellbeing? (20 mins)

2.45pm-3.00pm Summary and next steps

A summary from the afternoon breakout room and a discussion around what the next steps will be.

3.00pm-3.20pm TaAF: Together We Move

Visit to make your pledge and find out more.

3.20pm- 3.30pm Close 

  Thank You

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