New Bodies and Structures
The start of the Voluntary Action Forum coincided with the start of the Pandemic and we’ve now held 12 Forum’s so far this year with over 400 participants. Forums are now monthly on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 11am. Email Ricky to go on the mailing list. The next Forum is on 18th November.
At the start of the pandemic the council started to convene aregular VCS Leaders Meeting – now called the VCS and Community Partners Meeting. It’s currently chaired by Carole Stewart, Director of Community Services.
In June the council set up a group to report on BAME Disproportionality and they have set up a BAME Disproportionality VCS Communications Group.
The council have partnered with the UCL Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose to set up the Camden Renewal Commission. Details and list of commissioners here
VAC is working with partners to bring Health Inequalities work together. If you want to get involved contact Dianne Carlton Ogunyemi to get involved. More details coming soon.