Getting Involved

Here is a list of current opportunities for involvement with the BME centre. However, we are always looking to collaborate more widely with community organisations, academics and other institutions to develop new ideas. If you would like to discuss your involvement with the centre further please get in touch

18
MAY
2018

Stall Holder Registration NOW OPEN for the BIG HEALTH CONNECT Event 22 October 2018

Stall holder registration is now open for the BIG HEALTH CONNECT Event Monday 22 October 2018 at Moat Community College. Following on from the success of last year’s event, this time it will be even bigger and better. For further information or to register a stall at the... Read More →
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15
MAY
2018

FREE Outdoor Gym Programme – open to all

    Did you know that Leicester has more than 30 outdoor gyms across the city which are free to use! Leicester City Lifestyle will be holding free outdoor gym sessions between 4 June 2018 – 26 August 2018. The sessions will be held at a number of parks across the... Read More →
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02
MAY
2018

OPPORTUNITY – Join Maternity Voices Partnership

The Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Maternity Voices Partnership (MVP) is looking for mothers, their families and carers to join its brand new group, to share their views and experiences to help shape local maternity services. The Maternity Voices Partnership will give its... Read More →
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14
MAR
2018

Participants wanted for study around managing medicines

A team of researchers from the School of Health Sciences at the University of Nottingham are seeking individuals to participate in a project around managing medicines for patients with serious illness being cared for at home. The project will look at how seriously ill patients... Read More →
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28
SEP
2017

Special Remembrance Service being held as part of National Hate Crime Awareness Week

A very special community service is being held at Leicester Cathedral on Thursday 19 October 2017 as part of National Hate Crime Awareness Week. The Service of Hope and Remembrance will be held from 5:30pm to be followed by refreshments in the great South Aisle of the cathedral.... Read More →
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29
AUG
2017

Listen to the voice of the young Gypsy and Travellers – What does the future hold for them

An Insight into the Gypsy and Traveller Way of Life Following a very successful event held earlier this year, a unique training is being held on Thursday 26 October 2017 from 9:30am at the Brite Centre, Braunstone Avenue, Leicester LE3 1LE. This one day event will provide an... Read More →
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29
AUG
2017

Free tickets to health research film offered to East Midlands residents

  Residents from the East Midlands are invited to a free screening of a film which engages its audience in an informed debate around patient and public involvement in health research. The powerful and educational film called ‘People are Messy’ is coming to... Read More →
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15
AUG
2017

Free to attend local campaign meeting set up to help change people’s attitude and behaviour around mental health stigma

In partnership with Time to Change a local campaign open meeting is being held Friday 01 September 2017, Attenborough Hall, City Hall, Charles Street, Leicester LE1 1FZ. Time to Change is a growing movement of people changing thinking and actions around mental health problems. At... Read More →
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