Communities United - what role for community workers and representatives?
February 9, 2016
As part of its 25th Anniversary celebrations, Edinburgh Tenants Federation is hosting two seminars presented by Alan C Twelvetrees focusing on the role of community workers and representatives.
The seminars will feature interactive sessions between community workers and representatives to discuss the challenges that communities are currently faced with, and work together to find a way forward.
This seminar will take place on Tuesday 9th February 2016 - 6:00pm-8:45pm at Norton Park Conference Centre, 57 Albion Road, Edinburgh, EH7 5QY. Alternatively, the same seminar is being held on Wednesday 10th February, please click here for more details
Alan has been a world renowned academic and practitioner in the field of Community Development since the 1970’s. Early in his career, Alan studied at the University of Edinburgh and later went on to publish work that included research on tenants’ groups in Edinburgh. He has also been a social worker, youth worker and a planner of services for children and young people in a local authority, and has written a total of nine books within his field.
Community representatives and students are able to access this seminar for free, paid workers will be charged £15 for this event (invoice will be sent). Refreshments will be available 15 minutes before the seminar starts. Please book this event in advance as spaces are limited. For more information contact the Federation office on 0131 475 2509 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Places must be booked by Friday 5th February 2016.
**Please note: there has been a change of venue from our January 2016 issue of Federation Matters**