Sep
18
10:30 AM10:30

Tenant Participation Practitioners Network

This ‘members only’ event takes place quarterly with a focus on a variety of Tenant Participation topics. It is an opportunity to discuss and share best practice with colleagues from the housing sector.

Fee

Members: FREE
Non Members: £25.00

A light lunch will be provided.

Contact

If you would like to attend, contact siobhan@empoweringcommunities.ltd or 028 3834 2792.

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Oct
10
10:30 AM10:30

Training Opportunity for Staff - Tenant Participation

Tenant Participation for Staff

Build your staff’s capacity with this interactive session on tenant participation. This training is ideal for staff who are new to your organisation and those who are less familiar with tenant participation. 

This session would be an ideal part of a new staff member’s induction programme!

The session will cover the following topics:

  • What tenant participation is;

  • Policy context within the UK;

  • Approaches to tenant participation; and

  • Staff responsibilities.

Cost

  • Members of Empowering Communities – £79.00 pp

  • Non Members of Empowering Communities – £99.00 pp

The session includes a light lunch.

The number of attendees are limited to a maximum of 12 people, so book early!

Book Your Place

To secure your place, please email siobhan@empoweringcommunities.ltd before 5.00 pm on Thursday 19th September 2019. Please note details for invoicing and any special dietary requirements.

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Oct
11
10:30 AM10:30

Training Opportunity for Tenants - Communicate your Message

Communicate your Message

This training is ideal for tenants sitting on tenant forums, area panels, service improvement teams etc.

The session will cover the following topics:

  • Develop communication skills to be used within their group and with outside agencies;

  • The importance of good communication;

  • How to structure a report/presentation; and

  • Tips in order to increase confidence in communicating.

Cost

Members of Empowering Communities – £40.00 pp

Non Members of Empowering Communities – £50.00 pp

The session includes a light lunch.

The number of attendees are limited to a maximum of 12 people, so book early!

Book Your Place

To secure your place, please email siobhan@empoweringcommunities.ltd before 5.00 pm on Friday 20th September 2019. Please note details for invoicing and any special dietary requirements.

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Nov
26
10:30 AM10:30

Training Opportunity for Tenants - How to Conduct an Effective Meeting

How to Conduct an Effective Meeting

Support your tenant representatives with this practical session on how to conduct an effective meeting.

This training is ideal for tenants sitting on tenant forums, area panels, service improvement teams etc.

The session will cover the following topics:

  • The importance of meetings;

  • How to plan and conduct meetings; and

  • Recognise the importance of decision making.

 Cost

  • Members of Empowering Communities – £40.00 pp

  • Non Members of Empowering Communities – £50.00 pp

The session includes a light lunch.

The number of attendees are limited to a maximum of 12 people, so book early!

Book Your Place

To secure your place, please email siobhan@empoweringcommunities.ltd before 5.00 pm on Monday 4th November 2019. Please note details for invoicing and any special dietary requirements.

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Dec
4
10:30 AM10:30

Tenant Participation Practitioners Network

This ‘members only’ event takes place quarterly with a focus on a variety of Tenant Participation topics. It is an opportunity to discuss and share best practice with colleagues from the housing sector.

Fee

Members: FREE
Non Members: £25.00

A light lunch will be provided.

Contact

If you would like to attend, contact siobhan@empoweringcommunities.ltd or 028 3834 2792.

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Jan
15
10:30 AM10:30

Training Opportunity for Tenants - How to Organise an Event

How to Organise an Event

Support your tenant representatives with this practical session on how to organise an event.

This training is ideal for tenants involved in many areas of community development and tenant participation

The session will cover the following topics:

·         Action planning;

·         Risk assessment;

·         Budgeting; and

·         Top tips for organising a successful event

Cost

·         Members of Empowering Communities – £40.00 pp

·         Non Members of Empowering Communities – £50.00 pp

The session includes a light lunch.

The number of attendees are limited to a maximum of 12 people, so book early!

Book Your Place

To secure your place, please email siobhan@empoweringcommunities.ltd before 5.00 pm on Thursday 19th December 2019. Please note details for invoicing and any special dietary requirements.

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Mar
3
10:30 AM10:30

Training Opportunity for Staff - Tenant Participation

Tenant Participation for Staff

Build capacity of your staff with this interactive session on tenant participation. This training is ideal for staff who are new to your organisation and those who are less familiar with tenant participation. 

Why not have your staff attend this session as part of their induction programme? 

The session will cover the following topics:

·         What tenant participation is;

·         Policy context within the UK;

·         Approaches to tenant participation; and

·         Staff responsibilities.

Cost

·         Members of Empowering Communities – £79.00 pp

·         Non Members of Empowering Communities – £99.00 pp

The session includes a light lunch.

The number of attendees are limited to a maximum of 12 people, so book early!

Book Your Place

To secure your place, please email siobhan@empoweringcommunities.ltd before 5.00 pm on Thursday 20th February 2020. Please note details for invoicing and any special dietary requirements.

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Mar
12
10:30 AM10:30

Training Opportunity for Tenants - How to Become a More Effective Chairperson

How to Become a More Effective Chairperson

Support your tenant representatives with this practical session on being a chairperson.

This training is ideal for chairs and vice chairs of Tenant Forums, Area Panels, Regional Forums, etc.

The session will cover the following topics:

·         The role of the chairperson;

·         Handy tips on performing the role;

·         How to conduct an effective meeting; and

·         Good practice ideas

Cost

·         Members of Empowering Communities – £40.00 pp

·         Non Members of Empowering Communities – £50.00 pp

The session includes a light lunch.

The number of attendees are limited to a maximum of 12 people, so book early!

Book Your Place

To secure your place, please email siobhan@empoweringcommunities.ltd before 5.00 pm on Thursday 20th February 2020. Please note details for invoicing and any special dietary requirements.

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Jun
19
10:30 AM10:30

Tenant Participation Practitioners Network

This ‘members only’ event takes place quarterly with a focus on a variety of Tenant Participation topics. It is an opportunity to discuss and share best practice with colleagues from the housing sector.

Fee

Members: FREE
Non Members: £25.00

A light lunch will be provided.

Contact

If you would like to attend, contact siobhan@empoweringcommunities.ltd or 028 3834 2792

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Apr
11
10:30 AM10:30

Chairperson Training

Support your Tenant Representatives with this practical session on being a Chairperson.

This training is ideal for Chairs of Tenant Forums, Area Panels, Regional Forums, etc.

The session will cover the following topics:

  • What is the role of the Chairperson

  • Handy tips on performing the role

  • How to conduct an effective meeting

  • Good practice ideas

Cost

  • Members of Empowering Communities – £20.00 pp

  • Non Members – £30.00 pp

The session includes a light lunch.

The number of attendees are limited to a maximum of 12 people, so book early!

Book Your Place

To secure your place, please email siobhan@empoweringcommunities.ltd before 5 pm on Thursday 8th March 2019. Please note details for invoicing and any special dietary requirements.

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Mar
6
10:30 AM10:30

Tenant Participation Practitioners Network

This ‘members only’ event takes place quarterly with a focus on a variety of Tenant Participation topics. It is an opportunity to discus and share best practice with colleagues from the housing sector.

Fee

Members: FREE
Non Members: £25.00

A light lunch will be provided.

Contact

If you would like to attend, contact siobhan@empoweringcommunities.ltd or 028 3834 2792.

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Apr
25
11:00 AM11:00

Empowering Communities Launch Event

Join us to officially "cut the ribbon" on our new social enterprise Empowering Communities Enterprise Ltd. 

This event is aimed at Housing Associations interested in learning more about how they can develop and improve their tenant participation strategies and enagements. 

The short welcome and introduction to our new serviecs will be followed by a networking lunch.

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