Join one of our free workshops

Welcome to our free open workshop programme

These sessions are an opportunity for you to connect with people where you live and work, and to reflect and learn about how to build more inclusion and a greater sense belonging in Gloucestershire. Our aspiration is that these learning experiences feel safe, fun and inspirational – we invite you to come along.

Help with travel: If you have a disability or mental health problem and are living in Gloucestershire on a low income, you may be able to apply for help with your travel costs to attend our Open Workshops. There is an application form to complete, which should also be signed by an appropriate professional who is able to confirm your disability. Please note that we need to receive the completed application form at least 2 weeks before the date of the workshop. You will also need to work out your travel costs. Click here to download the form as a PDF or a Word Document, and please contact our grants team by emailing grants@barnwoodtrust.org or calling 01452 611292 with any questions.

Workshop: Building Welcoming Communities

Date: Wednesday 17th July 2019

Time: 9.45am to 1pm

Venue: The Witherby Room, West Dean Centre, High Street, Bream, Gloucestershire. GL15 6JW

In this workshop you will discover tools and techniques that that will help you build welcoming communities that enable people to be better connected to their community and discover a greater sense of belonging.  We’ll explore practical approaches to discovering local assets and learn how these can be connected together to build safer, healthier and more inclusive communities. You’ll also hear stories of how people across Gloucestershire are developing their practice in Asset Based Community Development, enabling friends and neighbours to get together to do the things they love, and make a difference to where they live.

Click here to read more information and register for this workshop

We will be adding more workshops to the 2019 workshop programme soon, so stay in touch and sign up to our mailing list to stay up-to-date