General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Training 22nd February 9:30 to 13:30at Erewash Voluntary Action Granville Avenue, Long Eaton, Derbyshire, NG10 4HD run by Peter Stone, voluntary sector consultant. The new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force 25th May 2018.the training will provide an Overview of the new GDPR legislation and the major changes / Review of DP policies / Discussion on actions to take away / Sample policy.To book email lee@erewashcvs.org.uk Cost £25, 1 place per organisation.

 

Pilgrimage to Ethiopia, 22 February - 5 March

Led by the Very Revd Geoffrey Marshall. On a trail of the Ark of the Covenant, visiting the rock-cut churches of Lalibela and Lake Tana, the Simien Mountains and the source of the Nile. For more information 01332 280452 or email breacondeanery@btinternet.com 

 

Taking the lid off General Synod - challenging questions, 22 February, Convent of the Holy Name, 7-9pm

For more information / booking please contact Sister Diana 01332 671716 assistantprovincial@yahoo.co.uk or website www.comholyname.org

 

Prepared to Grow: A Christian Creative Arts Retreat 23 Feb 7.00pm -25th Feb 2018 at St Thomas’ Brampton, Church & Centre, Chesterfield S40 3AW

a weekend to help you grow in your creative & spiritual journey

    • creative reflections, prayer & worship
    • a choice of art workshops led by experienced artists from across the UK
    • encouragement in your Christian faith, art & outreach
    • delicious lunches of home-cooked soup, bread & cake

£85 per person. This event is run by Harlequin Arts (www.harlequinarts.co.uk)

For further information see: http://www.harlequinarts.co.uk/workshops/

 

Unique Eating Disorders Specialist Training Workshop for Professionals  10.00am - 4.00pm  24th February Run by: First Steps, Derbyshire’s only eating disorder charity -Also on 19th May and 8th September .Lunch not included. Cost £99 per person. Please click here for full details: https://www.firststepsed.co.uk/Event/bespoke-trainingTo book a place on a workshop contact Sarah at First Steps, sarah@firststepsed.co.uk, visit website firststepsed.co.uk or contact First Steps on 01332 367571.

Capacitar workshops: Feb 26th .  2-3.30 pm Derby University Multi Faith Centre, Kedleston Road, DE22, 1GB, Cost: Free

To book e: Teresa.dickens@hotmail.com tel: 07788401164. also on March 26th/ April 23rd Simple wellness and resilience practices used for self-care and for work with groups in ministry, education, mental health care, recovery communities and voluntary settings. Capacitar is a cross cultural, peace and community building organisation. Capacitar means “to empower” in Spanish. See www.capacitar.org

Free Mental Health First Aid, Wednesday 28th February and Monday 5th March for staff or volunteers working with vulnerable adults. Internationally recognised 2 day course designed to teach people how to spot the signs and symptoms of mental ill health and provide help on a first aid basis.Cotmanhay Adult Education Centre, Bennerley Avenue, Cotmanhay, Ilkeston, DE7 8PF, .9.30-5pm. Booking tel 01629 537683 / e: mentalhealthtraining@derbyshire.gov.uk

 

Information session for managers and supervisors of volunteers, Wed 28 February, 1.00pm – 4.30pm, £10 per personAt South Derbyshire CVS – 46-48 Grove Street, Swadlincote, DE11 9DDManaging Volunteers is not the same as managing or supervising employees.  If you are a paid or volunteer manager/supervisor of volunteers in your organisation and you would like to find out about just how different managing volunteers is and how to retain happy, committed, long term, volunteers then this session is for you. Refreshments and comprehensive session notes will be provided Booking essential - Contact Siobhan Burton at siobhanb@sdcvs.org.uk  or call 01283 219761 to book.

 

GDPR for Churches, Various dates and Venues

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force on the 25th May 2018 giving more rights to people on how their data can be used and affects all organisations that hold data on European Union Citizens www.GDPRforChurches.org.uk has been created to be a resource for every church in the UK. Seminars are being held on the following dates: 

Leamington Spa, 1 March

Bristol, 2 March

London, 20 March

Bradford, 27 March

Events run 9.30am - 12.30pm and tickets are £12 per person or £30 for 3 people. Places are limited to find out more and book http://www.gdprforchurches.org.uk/gdpr-events/gdpr-for-church-seminars/ 

 

Free Mental Health First Aid,Thursday 1st March and Thursday 8th March 9.30-5pm. at the Hunloke Centre, Church Street South, Birdholme, Chesterfield, S40 2TF, is for staff or volunteers working with vulnerable adults. Internationally recognised 2 day course designed to teach people how to spot the signs and symptoms of mental ill health and provide help on a first aid basis.Booking tel 01629 537683 / e: mentalhealthtraining@derbyshire.gov.uk

 

Leadership School 1, 7 March, Sale (near Manchester), 10am - 3.30pm

CPAS is offering a mini leadership school during which we will explore a number of issues that will help you step up in the leadership you bring and nurture in others. This session will include "Starting right and staying healthy" and "Navigating the choppy waters of local church life." Find out more and book www.cpas.org.uk/leadershipschool 

Literature Lecture, 5 April, Launde Abbey

Animal Farm by George Orwell. Learn more about this book and enjy lunch with friends afterwards. www.laundeabbey.org.uk 

Health, wholeness and healing retreat, 4 - 6 May, Launde Abbey

Led by Brian Davies. An experiential weekend to consider all aspects of healing ministry within the church. Participants will explore ways of promoting and leading fully healthy lives and gaining inner peace, by developing a deep faith and trust in God, eating healthily, exercising regularly and developing good relationships. www.laundeabbey.org.uk 

 

Big Church Day Out 1-2 June  - Capesthorne Hall Cheshire. Come and  gather together in unity to worship, pray and fellowship with each other,with a great opportunity to share the gospel and see 1000s respond and make life changing decisions that will change individuals, families and communities.Please see the promotional clip which which gives you a flavour of what 2 days of BCDO looks like in one minute ! Click HerePhysical promo packs for 2018 are  available! If you or your church would like one please register here: https://bigchurchdayout.wufoo.eu/forms/z1rt23rf18vcjws/ … to purchase tickets go to www.bigchurchdayout.com

Pilgrimage to Northumbria, 23 - 27 July

Led by the Very Revd Geoffrey Marshall. In the footsteps of the northern saints; staying in Durham. visiting Holy Island, Chester-le-Street. Hexham and Whitby. For more information 01332 280452 or email breacondeanery@btinternet.com

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Leadership School 3, 19 September, Sale (near Manchester), 10am - 3.30pm

CPAS is offering a mini leadership school during which we will explore a number of issues that will help you step up in the leadership you bring and nurture in others. This session will include "Knowing ourselves" and "The role of leaders in building evangelistically shaped churches." Find out more and book www.cpas.org.uk/leadershipschool 

Saturday 8th September Unique Eating Disorders Specialist Training Workshop for Professionals  10.00am - 4.00pm Run by: First Steps, Derbyshire’s only eating disorder charity. Lunch not included. Cost £99 per person. Please click here for full details: https://www.firststepsed.co.uk/Event/bespoke-training To book a place on a workshop contact Sarah at First Steps, sarah@firststepsed.co.uk, visit website firststepsed.co.uk or contact First Steps on 01332 367571.

There are no scheduled events

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