Website URL : http://chichesterinpartnership.org.uk/index.cfm?articleid=25956

Chichester in Partnership Showcase Event

Introduction

On the 19th January 2015 Chichester in Partnership held its first ever "Showcase" event in the Novium Chichester. The event aimed to help frontline workers gain knowledge in what services and projects are in the district that they can refer their clients to and help local services promote what they do and how they can help.


Approximately over 120 different people from 40 different organisations attended the event.  20 attendees returned a feedback form.

  • 40% graded the event overall as excellent
  • 45% graded it as good while 15% graded it as average
  •  16 of the people who filled in a feedback form have stated that they will be following up on contacts made and hope to improve partnership working
  •  The Wider partnership circulation list has gained 40 new member
  • Partnership working has already started from contacts made at this event
Chichester in Partnership Showcase event 2015

Sample of the comments received after the event

"Many thanks for organising the Event last week, really great to have so many stands.... and some new ones and so many people through the door, you did a great job, these events are really vital for everyone and great networking opportunities." Co-wheels/ Timeaside

"Just wanted to drop you a line to say thank you for the invite to the Chichester in Partnership event. It was very useful to make new contacts and reacquaint ourselves with old ones" Family Mosaic

"Just like to say thank you for organising this event. I made some good contacts. Be good to build on this." Solesco

We will now be going to our Core group in March to discuss whether they want to hold another such event in the future. A list of our showcasers is on the left hand side. If you would like help in developing a partnership project please contact Amy Loaring Partnerships Officer aloaring@chichester.gov.uk

Contacts

Communities Team

Tel: 01243 534749
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