The Resident Participation team recently hosted a children's event for residents of Sandford Court. The main attraction for the event was the ever popular Hackney Playbus which went down a treat with children on the estate.
If you live on an estate and have an event or other idea to bring residents together please email the Resident Participation Team on firstname.lastname@example.org who will engage residents who live there and if others want it too then we will make it happen.
The first Hackney Vibe festival for young people was a success. The Mayor, Speaker and Cabinet Member for Housing certainly thought it was a knockout event (see photo). The excellent event was well attended by 12-25 year olds with a wide range of entertainments and Hackney services present. This event takes Hackney one step closer to establishing a youth forum for housing over the coming months. If you are a young person interested in getting involved and having your say through a youth forum our our housing residents then please contact email@example.com
Join in the Hackney Central Conversation and tell us your views about the future of your community! If you live, work, socialise, commute or run an organisation in the area, you should get involved! You can share your comments and we will use this information to help inform our future work in the area. To find out more see the Hackney Central Conversation website.
Firstly there are courses Tuesday 10 September for Book Keeping and Tuesday 5 November for financial policy and control procedures. Ade Adebambo from the Local Accountancy Project will run the courses. Both dates will run from 7pm-9pm. A venue will be confirmed closer to the time and sent to those that sign up.
Also available are safeguarding children and adults courses on Thursday 3 October and Wednesday 5 February. Rory McCallum the adviser for the Safeguarding Children's Board will deliver the children's part and Simon Ware from the Resident Participation Team the adults section. Both dates will run from 10am till 2.30pm. Again a venue will be confirmed closer to the time and sent to those that sign up.
All Hackney Council Tenants, Leaseholers and Residents are welcome to attend.To book people should email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Simon Ware on 0208 356 7845 or express interest via www.myhackney.org
The next Street Property Forum event will be Thursday 11 July 5.30 - 7.00pm at Hackney Town Hall Assembly Rooms. The event is aimed at those who live in Council on-street properties, both tenants, leaseholders and freeholders. There will be a panel discussion including repairs, asset management and housing management and the opportunity to speak to housing officers. a A representative for Resident Liaison Group (RLG) will also be elected at the event. To sign up please use the Facebook event or email email@example.com
Our ICT Service is holding a recruitment drop in for residents and interested staff on Wednesday (12 June) over in ICT, 4th Floor South, HSC. Meet the Delivery, Development, Digital, Data and Insight and Infrastructure teams. If you have family or friends that may be interested, please help spread the word.
There will be good chats, nibbles and lots of excitement to take away.
There will 3 separate kickoff times, though you are welcome to hangout for as long as you want. The first will be at 4pm then 5pm and 6pm.
If you would like a more informal chat they will be heading to The Old Ship on Mare Street from 7pm and say it would be great to see you there.
Find out more and register here
On Saturday 8th June there will be a London Fields Jumble Trail. The jumble trail concept is to have a huge 'car boot sale' on our streets. You can have a mini 'shop' in your garden or at the front of your house selling bric-a-brac, toys, vintage clothes, cakes, artwork, craft, food and drinks or whatever you like. Everyone is encouraged to walk around the trail, meeting neighbours, buying, socialising and having fun!
Your location and wares will be uploaded onto our interactive google map. There will also be a printed map with stalls that have joined in time that will be available around the trail. To find out more see http://www.londonfieldsjumbletrail.co.uk/
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