Speak Up is the country wide forum for the Community and Voluntary sector across East Sussex.
The Big Event is an opportunity for the Voluntary and Community Sector across East Sussex to come together and explore relevant developments and changes that affect us as a sector. The Big Event always includes an advice fair, conference presentations, and breakaway workshops or masterclasses.
"This year’s Big Event will be focusing on safeguarding and safety in our East Sussex communities. We will be highlighting key developments and issues, and exploring what our organisations can do to support victims, alleviate risks, and address dangerous behaviours."
Key topics to be covered:
Domestic violence and abuse
Protecting staff and clients
SpeakUp is administered by 3VA.
The aims: To raise volunteer’s awareness of mental health issues and reduce the stigma attached.
This training workshop will increase awareness of the range of funding sources available, look at how to complete a funding application, and help your group to plan ahead.
Hastings Lions organises the annual Hastings Half Marathon, which raises a lot of money for local good causes.