Minutes and Feedback

Notes and Feedback – Recent LINk Events and Training

LINk Disability Equality Training – September 13th 2010

This one day training was for all LINk participants but was targeted at the LINk Chairs and Representatives. The training was delivered by Mark Williams from Bristol LINk

Comments People made about this training:

“It has been helpful to refesh my learning. Glad that mental health issues also got mentioned throughout the day”

“It is really helpful to have the chance to think about the issues and discuss how they impact on others”


Local Health Matters – March 25th 2010

This event brought together people from the Rural areas in the Yate Localilty and gave them the opportunity to hear from and question the Great Western Ambulance Trust and the new Yate Westgate Health Centre

For notes from this event click here

For the presentation about the new Yate Westgate Health Centre click here

Comments people made about this event:

‘Informative, interesting, provided greater insight to local health care and plans for the future…’

‘Have a broader understanding of how things are organised…’

‘Very good, very interesting, all questions answered fully…Very useful, good to hear how the service is coping.’


Confident to get your voice heard and Representing others training – March 31st and April 19th 2010

These 2 free training sessions were put on for LINk participants from South Gloucestershire, Bristol, North Somerset and Bath and North East Somerset. The training was facilitetd by trainers from Voscur.

The training was intended to support and enable participants to be confident to take part in meetings and in representing the Local Involvement Networks on other groups such as stragetic boards and Committees.

Comments people made about this training:

‘Enjoyed today with other like-minded people. Good networking too’

‘Really enjoyable and interesting day. I feel much more confident about future meetings and I hope I can keep up this time’

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