Meetings 2017

BOPF Open Forum 5, 19 January 2017, 10:30 – 12:30, Broadmead Baptist Church

NHS Continuing Healthcare – Care Homes with Nursing, Residential Homes & Continuing Healthcare
Terri Randall, RGN / BIA Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards Cert in Management in Health and Social Care, Carol De Halle RGN Team Leader Care Home Support Team
Bristol City Council Consultations Announcement,Raise the Amount Spent on Healthcare

BOPF Open Forum 6, 2 March 2017, 2:00 – 4:00, Easton Community Centre

Bristol Hate Crime Services, Sarah Howard, Project Leader
Bristol Energy – The benefits of Bristol Energy, Georgina Eller, Energy Consultant

BOPF Open Forum 7, 13 April 2017, 10:30 – 12:30, Monica Wills House

Liz Lloyd, Professor of Social Gerontology, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Promising practices in residential care homes: findings from the ‘Healthy Ageing in Residential Places (HARP) project’

BOPF Open Forum 8, INFORMATION DAY, 25 May 2017, 10:30 – 12:30, Broadmead Baptist Church

9 STALLS: the 6 speakers below and Bristol Community Health, Libraries & St Monica Trust

Home Instead, Changing the Face of Ageing,John Moore, Director
Women’s Independent Alcohol Support, Alcohol: What’s Different for Women?  Dr Patsy Staddon, Chair WAIS, Honorary Research Fellow, University of Wolverhampton
Bristol Drugs Project, Mike Swanston
Older Men (65+), Social Engagement & Combating Loneliness, Dr Paul Willis, Senior Lecturer in Social Work, The School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol
Home Start, Support and Friendship for Families, Jenny Harris, Home Start Trustee
Alzheimer’s Society, Emma Flannery, Group Activity Support Manager

AGM, 29 June 2017, 10:30 – 12:30, Broadmead Baptist Church

Mayor of Bristol, Marvin Rees – Bristol Older People and the Future
Lord Mayor Cllr. Lesley Alexander – BOPF President

BOPF Open Forum 1, 10 August 2017, 10:30 – 12:30, Broadmead Baptist Church

In partnership with Bristol Equalities’ Influencing and Networking Group (BEING), Bristol BME Voice, Bristol Disability Equality Forum, Bristol Multi Faith Forum, Bristol Older People’s Forum, Bristol Women’s Voice & LGBT Bristol

Introduction by Asher Craig – Bristol Deputy Mayor, Responsible for Communities (Public Health, Public Transport, Libraries, Parks)

Bristol City Council Consultations, YOUR NEIGHBOURHOOD, YOUR SUPPORT, YOUR SAY!
Adult Care, Neighbourhood Partnerships & Public Toilets, Libraries
Each consultation was at a separate table, and was repeated three times, so that everyone could attend each one.
Bristol Council Voice and Influence Commissioning Plan Consultation, Wanda Knight, Equality and Community Cohesion Officer

BOPF Open Forum 2, 21 September 2017, 10:30 – 12:30, Broadmead Baptist Church

NHS Bristol Community Navigators Service, Gemma Holder, Community Navigator Coordinator, Laura Thacker, North Service
BOPF Survey findings: Karen Bowers, BOPF Forum Manager
Avon and Somerset Police & Crime Commissioner, Protecting the Vulnerable from Harm – Sue Mountstevens

BOPF Open Forum 3, 1 November 2017, 10:30 – 12:30, Barton Hill Settlement

DisabledGo – Accessibility Checker in Bristol and the UK, Emily Edgar, Partnerships Manager
Senior Trading Standards Officer – Sharon Sawyers, Consumer Rights and How to Avoid Common Scams