What is the Forum?
The Whitchurch Multi Agency Forum consists of representatives from community organisations, locally-run third sector agencies and service providers, local residents and professional officers.

What are the aims?
The aim is to enable groups and residents of Whitchurch and the surrounding area to engage with service providers and partners working locally, by providing representation from the group at other Whitchurch Group Meetings, including the Whitchurch Families’ Network and the Whitchurch Commmunity Groups’ Meetings.

Providing support…
The members meet to exchange ideas, network and provide local support across the agencies in order to benefit and assist local Community groups to achieve their full potential. They also strive to provide a focus for local groups to be able to vocalise their concerns, aspirations and actions, and provide a stronger collective voice of the community.

For more information…
For more information about the Forum, please contact:
Paul Bushell on 01256 892261 or
Cathy Burt on 01256 892107.

The Volunteer Fair
A Volunteer Fair will be held on Saturday 2nd April 2011 at the Gill Nethercott Centre from 10.00am – 2.00pm, with the aim of providing local voluntary groups with the opportunity to raise awareness of their activities, and to interest more people in becoming involved.

Register your interest for the Fair
Some voluntary groups have already registered their interest in promoting their activities, but more can be accommodated.
To book a table please contact either:
Penny Hampson (Basingstoke Voluntary Services) on 01256 423827 or
Lucy Mackmin (Basingstoke & Deane Borough Council) on 07775 413251 for further details.
See also: Volunteer Fair where online interest can also be recorded.

Information provided by Whitchurch Town Council