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Good Neighbours Week

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Good Neighbours Week takes place during the second week of October each year and is an opportunity for Good Neighbour Volunteers to share, celebrate and learn so volunteers can make meaningful connections and build peer support networks between one another.

This event is supported by;

  • Community Action Norfolk
  • Community Action Suffolk
  • Volunteer Link Up Oxfordshire
  • Bedfordshire Rural Communities Charity
  • Humber & Wolds Rural Action

You can follow updates on Good Neighbours Week via our Facebook page @GoodNeighboursWeek

This years Good Neighbours Week took place from the 11th to 16th October 2021 and featured a mixture of online guest speakers, workshops, activities and networking opportunities that were open to Good Neighbour Schemes across the country.

Next year’s Good Neighbours Week will take place from the 10th to 15th October 2022, and we hope to provide a mixture of online and in-person events and activities.

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