Barnet Together Alliance Conference...

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With about 10 days to go, the teams at Young Barnet Foundation, Volunteering Barnet and Inclusion Barnet are working hard to bring you the first Barnet Together Alliance Conference: Building Connections, Strengthening Communities, on Monday 3rd October 2022.

This will be a celebration of the great work being done by Barnet’s voluntary, community, faith and social enterprise (VCFSE) sector, bringing us together for a day of learning, networking and discussion.

More details on the day’s talks, discussions, workshops and marketplace below.  BOOK NOW to ensure your places at the conference and your preferred breakout sessions.  As of 21 September less than 30 places left.

Book your tickets here:

STEP ONE: Click here for your general admission ticket

STEP TWO: Click here to book your ONE session for the morning breakout

STEP THREE: Click here to book your ONE session for the afternoon breakout

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9.15 – 10am: Arrival, refreshments and a chance to visit the Marketplace.

10am – 11.15am: Keynote speeches
Alison Moore, Mayor of Barnet
John Hooton, Chief Executive, Barnet Council
Young Barnet Foundation, Volunteering Barnet and Inclusion Barnet
James Banks, CEO, London Funders
More TBC

11.15-11.30am: Break, refreshments and a chance to visit the Marketplace.

11.30am – 12.15pm: Morning breakout session

Meet the funders round tables. Confirmed funders include John Lyon’s Charity (CYP), London Borough of Barnet – Grants, Groundwork London, and Trust for London.

Workshop 1: Tools to support people in our Barnet community during the cost-of-living crisis with Age UK Barnet, London Borough of Barnet and BOOST Barnet.

Workshop 2: Practical steps to designing services that meet the needs of intersectionality with Inclusion Barnet, Barnet Mencap and more TBC

Don’t forget to book your morning session separately


12.15 – 1.15pm: Lunch and a chance to visit the Marketplace.

1.15 – 2pm: Afternoon breakout sessions

Meet the funders round tables. Confirmed funders include John Lyon’s Charity (CYP), London Borough of Barnet, Groundwork London, Trust for London, The Jack Petchey Achievement Award (CYP) and Crowdfund Barnet.

Workshop 3: The Health Agenda – what it means for your organisation

Workshop 4: Tools to support the Mental Health and Wellbeing of Frontline Staff led by Mind in Enfield and Barnet.

Don’t forget to book your afternoon session separately

2.05 – 3pm: Keynote speeches
Launching Volunteering Strategy, from Volunteering Barnet
Cllr Barry Rawling, Leader of the Council  on working together to build a better Barnet
More TBC

3pm – 3.45pm: Panel discussion led by Councillor Sara Conway on How to build a fairer Barnet (Tackling inequalities)

Followed by Closing Remarks

4pm – 5pm: Optional drinks reception, networking and a chance to visit the Marketplace.

Throughout the day, there will also be the opportunity to visit our exhibitor Marketplace (sponsored by Barnet Homes), featuring stalls from BOOST Barnet, Barnet Together partners, CYP, Public Health, Community Safety, Adult Services, The Met Police, EasyFundraising, Upshot and more TBC.

Location: Royal Air Force Museum London, Grahame Park Way, London, NW9 5LL

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Please note that you will be asked whether you have any accessibility requirements on the order form when registering for your ticket. We will take all reasonable steps to make our conference accessible for you.

Barnet Together has a clear vision: A better Barnet for all those who live and work in the borough, based on real partnership and active collaboration. One way that we will achieve this vision is by bringing the sector together, to showcase the already great work being undertaken by the sector and also promote new opportunities for collaboration. This conference will allow us to do just that.

If you have any enquiries about the conference, please don’t hesitate to contact us by emailing:

The overview of the day correct as of 1 September 2022. There may be some additions and amendments to the running order between now and the 3 October 2022. Full details will be available on the day.
Poster reads: Booking now open, Barnet Together Alliance Conference. Theme: Building Connections, Strengthening Communities. Monday 3 October, 9:15am arrival for 10am-4pm. Keynote speakers including James Banks and Councillor Barry Rawlings. One place per organisation.


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