Birmingham City Drive 20th – 24th April 2015

Birmingham’s Digbeth Social Enterprise Quarter launches “City Drive” in April with a fantastic array of events across Digbeth and the City. A series of free talks, walks and PopUps’ provide a great opportunity for this in or interested in Social Enterprise to get involved and find out more. The full current programme is available here […]

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FRF 2014

Dudley Fantasy Rail Franchise

      We recently ran “Dudley Fantasy Rail Franchise” with the Black Country Chamber of Commerce. The concept is simple: private SME’s or Corporate organisations have a great opportunity to work with the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise sectors to add social value to tenders from public bodies (see Social value Act for more […]

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Data Day Essentials

Tuesday, 18th November, 2014 from 9:30am to 1:00pm, Wolverhampton Dudley CVS, Dudley CCG and Cloudberry have organised an event for VCSE (Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise) organisations based in, or operating in Dudley  to consider the issues around sharing, storing and accessing personal data of customers, service users or clients. This practical and fun workshop will […]

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New Ideas on Social Value – 12th December 2014

New Ideas on Social Value will showcase great examples of social impact and social value using local, regional and national initiatives to highlight best practice. The event will focus on outcomes based commissioning, social impact measurement and co-production. New Ideas on Social Value, provides an insight into this challenging area and will be of interest to […]

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Social Saturday 13th September 2014

Celebrate Social Enterprise this year with a trip to the market! Pop to the Custard Factory in Birmingham on Saturday 13th September for a very special Social Enterprise Day event. More details Digbeth Social Enterprise Quarter Website

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Digbeth Social Enterprise Quarter market

We are sponsoring the next Digbeth Social Enterprise Quarter market which takes place on Friday 27th June 2014 between 10am and 2pm. Lots of exciting stalls and gift ideas, plus lots of food options! We support markets, via our PopUpMarket programme, to gives individuals, charities and communities the opportunity to trial local entrepreneurship in the […]

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Final Dudley Locality Workshop (Stourbridge & Halesowen)

Are you a VCSE organisation providing health based services in the Dudley area? If so, you may want to find out more about PSIAMS. We are holding a final locality based workshop for Stourbridge and Halesowen at the start of July. This events will be of interest to: – Organisations that currently provide health services […]

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PSIAMS Featured in SEWM Social Value Conference Report

Social Enterprise West Midlands, have just published their Social Value Conference Report which features a Keynote review of PSIAMS. The report feeds back on key messages from the day, including from our keynote speakers, case studies, masterclasses and our conference survey analysis. The conference took place just over a year on from the Public Services […]

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New Networking Events

Social Enterprise Mentor is the Midlands leading networking event for social enterprise providing social entrepreneurs, social enterprises and supporters a regular event to help them exchanging ideas, best practice and expertise. New to Social Enterprise or not this is an event not to miss! Our partners SEWM CIC are hosting events in May and June […]

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Tender of IT system development of PSIAMS

Our partners, Dudley Council for Voluntary Service (DCVS) has a budget to undertake the build, development and ongoing support of a cloud and app based system called PSIAMS – Personal and Social Impact Action Measurement System. PSIAMS is a customer intervention tool and way of working that allows an organisation to track the journey taken […]

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Dudley PSIAMS Events

Are you a VCSE organisation providing health based services in the Dudley area? If so, you may want to find out more about PSIAMS. We are holding several locality based events in Dudley over the coming weeks for VCSE organisations. These events will be of interest to: – Organisations that currently provide health services to […]

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Employment with Commitment

We are working with Summit House and SEWM CIC to help raise the issues many people with complex issues and their carers face in gaining employment. In June we will be running an open, interactive event for employers seeking practical support to enable them to provide work experience opportunities for people facing barriers to employment. […]

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PSIAMS Features in NHS Building Health Partnership Video

Our whole person customer intervention system is featured in an NHS video about the Building Health Partnerships work in Dudley. The video was shown at this years Health and Care Innovation Expo in Manchester in March. The video highlights how the Building Health Partnerships work is transforming partnership working between the CCG, Local Authority and […]

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