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Volume 1, Issue 1 December 2007

Seasons greetings to everyone

October 2007 Network Learning Event The New Beginnings Network Event was a one-day event, which took place on 17th October 2007 at The City of Manchester Stadium. The main presenter for the event was Professor Bob Garvey who was awarded a Chair in Mentoring and Coaching at Sheffield Hallam University (SHU) for an outstanding national and international contribution to the furtherance of knowledge in the field.

success and enjoyed by all. The next learning event will be taking place on Wednesday 23rd January 2008 at the Red Rose Hub Conference Centre in Preston and the theme of the day will be Developments in Mentoring.

It has been a busy 3 months at the North West Mentoring office. The scheme is now being hosted at Bolton, Salford and Trafford Mental Health Trust after they won the bid when it was put out to tender. A new team has also been appointed: -

The day consisted of a mentoring master class, which gave delegates an excellent opportunity to feedback on future mentoring developments and network with other mentors and mentees. Professor Garvey’s mentoring master class received fantastic feedback from everyone who attended and the day was a huge

Becci Martin - Project Manager Advita Patel - Scheme Support Officer Emma Porter - Scheme Administrator We would like to take this opportunity and thank everyone for their continued support through this transition period we look forward in seeing you all in 2008.

Review Group The mentoring team would like to thank the three members of the mentoring scheme who have volunteered to become part of the review group. We would like one more member preferably a

The aim of this newsletter is to inform all members of the scheme on the developments and updates that have been taking place within mentoring.

To register for this event please e-mail

Welcome to the North West Mentoring Scheme December Newsletter.

mentee who can commit to a number of meetings in 2008. If you would like further information regarding the review group, please contact Becci Martin on 0161 772 3944.

Training opportunities and Refresher days We are currently in the process of planning further mentor training days around the North West region. There will also be an opportunity for current mentors to attend refresher days which will also be held around the different regions of the North West. Full details will be available on our website in the New Year.

We hope everyone has a wonderful festive season and we look forward to a successful 2008

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