Forum Meetings - make a date in your diary
Note We do not hold meetings during December
Note: Meetings assemble at 10am for a 10.30am start
At the Civic Centre, Enfield
Tuesday 28 November
Jo Ikhelef Chief Executive of Enfield Voluntary Action discusses the voluntary sector in the borough and the support and services her organisation provides.
Tuesday 30 January
Council Leader Doug Taylor will discuss ‘the 2018/19 Enfield Budget’ with Forum members and listen to views on what services should be cut in order to save another £30 something million. (See back page for budget consultation details.)
Tuesday 27 February
Jill Harrison, chief executive of Citizens Advice Enfield, speaks about the 26,000 cases they helped to resolve last year, claiming nearly £1.3 million in additional benefits for local people.
At Millfield House, Silver Street, N18 1PJ
Thursday 11 January
"An IT workshop" Forum grey surfers Sagar Nair, Talat Shaik and Tony Watts will run a further workshop covering broadband, WiFi, laptops, tablets, iphones, social networks and issues members may have with their laptops, tablets or phones which they should bring with them.
Thursday 8 February
Cabinet member Cllr Ahmet Oykener will talk about housing issues and homelessness in the borough.
Southgate College Campus (High St, N14 6BS)
Note this is a special meeting replacing the January meeting at the Beaumont Centre
Tuesday 16 January ( 10 for 10.30 start)
Firas Sarhan Director of the Centre of Excellence for Technology Enhanced Care (CETEC) at Barnet & Southgate College will discuss and demonstrate cutting edge equipment becoming available to assist with the care of older people. The College is 100 yards from Southgate Tube Station on the right hand side going towards the Beaumont Centre.
Southgate Beaumont, 15 Cannon Hill, N14 7DJ
Tuesday 20 February
Alan Weinstock, CEO of AgeUK Enfield talks about the organisation’s role in supporting older vulnerable people in the borough.