25 November 2016
Further dates for ‘Conversation Cafes’
Further dates for BMH's popular
'Conversation Cafes' pilot have been set, giving service users more
opportunities to take part. The cafes have been developed as a
space for service users to socialise with one another in a relaxed,
The first cafe was held in Bristol in early November and the
following dates have been set for future events:
• 12pm-2pm, Friday 2 December 2016, The Arts House, 108A Stokes
• 12pm-2pm, Friday 6 January 2017, The Arts House
• Friday 3 February 2017, time and place TBC
The idea for the cafes was developed by Bev Woolmer, Service
User Involvement Co-Ordinator at Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health
Partnership NHS Trust, alongside Lynne Newbury, Strategic Lead for
Service Users and Carers at Bristol Mental Health, in response to
service user feedback.
"The first Conversation Cafe was successful and a great
opportunity for people to meet socially. We'd like to invite more
people to come along!" says Bev.
For more information, please contact Bev at firstname.lastname@example.org or
Lynne at email@example.com.