The group acts as the voice of North East VCSE employment, inclusion and skills providers, influencing a range of public sector partners at a local, regional and national level. This feeds into the relevant NECA/NofTCA/ NELEP structures.

Refreshments 9.30-10.00

Meeting 10.00-12.30

Host: Prince's Trust - Cheryl's Trust Centre, 53-57 Blandford Square, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4HZ 

Public Transport: The venue is close to Newcastle Central Station bus stops and metro station.  

Parking: Public parking is available in Blandford Square (outside Discovery Museum) or at nearby Grainger Town car park.

Map: View directions and map to Prince's Trust Cheryl's Trust Centre

Agenda

No.

ITEM

TIME

1

Welcome, introductions and apologies

 

10.00 – 10.10

2

Notes of last meeting 16th January 2019 – accuracy, actions and matters arising

10.10 – 10.20

3

European Funding ESIF 2014-20

Short update from VONNE

Updates/ shared learning on:

  • Community Grants
  • BBO programmes
  • CLLD
  • ESF Skills Funding Agency programme
  • ESF Open Calls

10.20 –10.30

4

Update on North of Tyne Devolution

10.30-10.50

5

TBC

10.50-

11.20

 

Comfort break

11.20-11.30

6

Partnership opportunities/ updates:

  • TBC

11.30- 11.40

7

Partner Updates

Please complete your partner update and return to Marie Dan by 25th February.

 

11.40-

12.15

8

Any other business  & planning for future meetings

12.15-12.30

 

Date and Time of Next meetings

NELEP Area VCSE Skills, Inclusion and Employment Focus Group meetings  2019 -   All 9.30-12.30

 

  • 3rd July – Meadow Well Connected, North Shields
  • 6th November – Changing Lives, Team Valley, Gateshead
March 6th, 2019 9:30 AM   to   12:00 PM
Prince's Trust Cheryl's Trust Centre
53-57 Blandford Square
Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4HZ
United Kingdom
Phone: 0191 2288100
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