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Members Conference and Annual Members Meeting (AMM)

Posted on the 25th September 2017

Local residents are invited to Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust Annual Members Meeting and membership conference on 25 October 2017.

The Annual Members Meeting and Membership Conference will run from 9.30am until 3.15pm at Chorley Town Hall, Market St, Chorley, PR7 1DP.

This year’s AMM will include the formal presentation of the annual accounts and gives you the opportunity to ask questions to the Trust board. The theme of the Membership Conference will focus around partnership working with a strong emphasis on showcasing outstanding collaborative projects which support practical health and wellbeing outcomes for service users. The event is also a great opportunity to find out more about Trust services and getting more involved in Lancashire Care by becoming a volunteer or joining as a member.

David Keddie Stakeholder Engagement Manager at Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust said:

“We are really looking forward to this year’s Membership Conference and Annual Members Meeting and updating attendees on the latest news and goings on within the Trust. We hope to see lots of our members and members of the public at the event and hope they take the opportunity to ask questions and find out more about the services we provide.

“The meeting will provide an update about what is going on in your local area and there will also be a chance to speak with current Governors to find out about their roles. This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in working with the Trust as a Governor so please come along to find out more about getting involved.”

Public Governor vacancies are available in the following areas with the deadline for receipt of nominations of Tuesday 7 November 2017.

·         North Lancashire and South Cumbria – 3 vacancies

·         Central Lancashire – 1 vacancy

·         Pennine Lancashire including Blackburn with Darwen – 1 vacancy

·         West Lancashire including St Helens, Southport and Formby – 2 vacancies

If you would like to attend the Annual Members Meeting or Membership Conference, please email engagement@lancashirecare.nhs.uk or call 01772 695384 to register your interest, places are limited so get in touch early to make sure you don’t miss out! If you are interested in becoming a member please visit www.lancashirecare.nhs.uk/join-us.