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Bristol Ageing Better Partnership Meeting: January 2018

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Unite The Union, Tony Benn House

Room 202 & 203

Victoria St

Bristol

BS1 6AY

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The BAB Partnership meeting is open to representatives from all BAB partners and is a fantastic opportunity to get up to date with the programme's activities, find out about recent work done by partners and network with other organisations or individuals with an interest in reducing isolation and loneliness of over 50s.

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Welcome 14:00

Adam Rees, Bristol Ageing Better, Director


Speed Presenting: Tackling Isolation and Loneliness 14:10

Session 1

‘Strategic Programme for Adults and Older People’ Katie Currie, Bristol City Council

‘Who Needs BOPF?’ Judith Brown, Bristol Older Peoples Forum

2 more speakers to be confirmed


Break for refreshments and networking 14:50


Speed Presenting: Tackling Isolation and Loneliness 15:05

Session 2

‘GROWING BOLDER BRISTOL: a great model for groups’, Barbara Bloomfield, Growing Bolder

‘Men’s Sheds and Neighbourliness’ Charlie Ferdinando, Southmead Development Trust

‘Local isolation and loneliness action committee (Lilac)’ Steve Franks, Lilac and Ruth Green, The Southville Centre

'Making Waves for Wellbeing' Gill Brookman, Bristol City Council


Information about the Transformation Fund* 15:45

Adam Rees, Bristol Ageing Better, Director


Close 15:55


* The Bristol Older Peoples’ Grant funding Alliance will soon be launching a Transformation Fund in Bristol in response to the changing funding climate. Organisations are invited to apply for up to £15,000 to address sustainability, redevelop or improve services and/ or use innovation to improve the quality of life of older people in Bristol.

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