This free and interactive event will explore the role of the voluntary and community sector in supporting the health and wellbeing of North Tyneside residents. The event will bring together local health professionals, charities, community organisations, commissioners and others to:
• Explore and influence current health initiatives in North Tyneside such as Social Prescribing and Primary Care Networks
• Showcase existing voluntary and community sector provision focussing on tackling loneliness, encouraging healthy behaviours and partnership working
• Develop new relationships to identify ways of working together more effectively
The event will run at the EVO Centre in Royal Quays from 9.15am until 12 noon.
‘Working With the VCS’ is a quarterly event organised in partnership by North Tyneside Council and VODA. All events are free and attendance is welcomed from any organisation delivering services in North Tyneside.