Dates For Your Calendar
The Big Climate Lobby 17th June 2015
The NFWI will be working with the Climate Coalition to lobby Parliament on 17th June 2015. This follows on from Septembers ground-breaking “peoples climate march”. Contact NFWI Public Affairs Dep’t to register an interest.
Care Not Custody
A series of new schemes to ensure vulnerable people who come into contact with the Criminal Justice System are seen by a Mental Health professional has been announced by NHS England. Marylyn Haines Evans chair of the NFWI PA committee commented that “These services hold the potential to deliver a real step change in the way mental health care is delivered within our justice system”.
Time to talk about organ donation
Kidney Research UK would like to hear from any WI group who would consider having a dialysis patient, transplant recipient or kidney donor speak to them about their experiences. For further information visit www.kidneyresearchuk.org
Million Women Rise – 7th March 2015
The annual women’s march supporting violence against women takes place this year on March 7th. Contact email@example.com for more details.
Open Farm Sunday – 7th June 2015
To find out more about opening your farm to the public or to a school event contact firstname.lastname@example.org