Service User Involvement Plans and Contacts

We hold a lot of special events, some are held every year, and these include:

  • National 5-a-side Football Tournament
  • Dignity Day events
  • Volunteers Day activities
  • Regional Health and Wellbeing days
  • National International Women’s Day event
  • Silver Surfer’s Week activities

We also encourage service users and tenants to get involved in local and national activity and awareness days, such as:

  • Get Walking Day
  • Human Rights Day
  • Wear it Pink Day
  • Dignity Action Day

And we put on additional events and activities, nationally, regionally and locally. In 2011 these included:

  • Personalisation event in the North East
  • Art exhibition in Lancaster
  • Quality event with the Board of Trustees
  • Safeguarding conferences during Creative Support’s Safeguarding Month
  • Open Day to meet the Board of Trustees and learn about the work they do
  • Friendship Group activities in Leeds
  • Creative Communities activities and events
  • Talent show in the South East

If you have any events you would like to let people know about on these web pages, please contact Lorraine Gainsborough or Olivia Turley. We would also love to hear from you if there are particular days we should mark and regional or national events you would like to suggest. For local events you should talk with your support staff.

Creative Communities Video

Creative Support Five-a-side Football Tournament 2012 Video

Dignity Month 2012 Video


If you would like to get in touch with us about any service user involvement issues, anything you have read about in these pages or to make suggestions on how to improve or develop these service user web pages, you can use a special e-mail address:

Alternatively you can ring the Service User Involvement Team: Olivia Turley and Lorraine Gainsborough at head office on 0161 236 0829 or contact them by e-mail:

For information about our Creative Communities and other social inclusion events and activities, please contact Marketing, either call them at head office or e-mail:


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