If you want to work with or for children, young people and their families and do not currently engage with the 0 - 25 VCS Forum and would like to know more, please see our leaflet

Interested in being the Chair or Vice-Chair of the 0-25 VCS Forum? Nominations being taken until the 6th November - more details here

Exciting News! - The 12th Annual Conference of the 0-25 VCS Forum is taking place on 24th November from 9.30am to 3.30pm!

And we will be going virtual for the very first time!  For full details of what is in store and to book your place see our Flyer here and to see the programme for the day click here - we look forward to welcoming you all on the day

0-25 VCS Forum - coming meetings and training sessions:

Due to the current COVID-19 crisis - we have moved to regular virtual meetings via Zoom.

NB:  Date Change - now Wednesday 18th November at 11am - We will be joined by Stuart Lynch, Head of CAMHS and Elaine Hurll, Dorset CCG to tell us more about The Discovery College and the VCS can be involved

Wednesday 28th October - 11am - midday - Karen Perryman from the Alcohol Education Trust will be running a training session 'Talk About Alcohol' its effects both social and physical, alcohol and the law, units, guidelines and staying safe

Monday 9th November - 12 midday to 1pm - Claire Shiels, Corporate Director, Commissioning, Quality and Partnerships to talk county wide services, sustainability and representation

Tuesday 8th December - 2-3pm - Digital Marketing and Social Media Training with Jon Sloper 


Minutes from 0-25 VCS Meetings

Notes from Virtual Meeting with Theresa Leavy, Director People - Children, Dorset Council - 6th May 2020 plus DC Structure and GIS Mapping - Shielded Families plus responses to our questions

Notes from Virtual Meeting 30th April 2020

Notes from Virtual Zoom Meeting 16th April 2020

Minutes from the 0-19 VCS Forum meeting 21st January 2020

Minutes from other Boards

Feedback from our Health & Wellbeing Rep - Bournemouth, Christchurch & Poole Council presentation, Dorset Presentation and Dorset Council Personalisation & Prevention presentation

DSCB feedback

Children's Trust Board - minutes, Family Partnership Zone Structure, FPZ powerpoint, living and learning notes

Health & Wellbeing Board notes 

Dorset Communities Forum feedback

Clinical Commissioning Group update

Dorset Families Matter Board notes