Forest Town & District

General Information

Our next monthly meeting will be on Friday 5th.August 2022 starting at 10.30 am.in The Concert Room, Forest Town Arena. Clipstone Road West, Forest Town NG19 0ED

See the Events page for details.

If you already have your new style membership card do remember to bring it with you.
If you have not yet received your new style membership card you will be able to collect it at the meeting. The new membership cards are used to scan members into the meetings rather than queuing up to sign-in as before.

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We use the secure Beacon online system to keep our membership records, click on this link to see our list of groups: Groups list

Nottinghamshire County Council - Health and Wellbeing - Visit a Health & Wellbeing Hub this weekend - Carers Week - A message from Jonathan Gribbin - NHS 111 online - Spring boosters - UK VISA advice

Nottinghamshire County Council - Your Life May 2022 - Fostering - Spring Booster - Dementia support - Win a family ticket to Films in the Forest at Sherwood!

Nottinghamshire County Council - Consumer Advice & Scams - Rogue doorstep traders - Mental Health Awareness Week - Being battery savvy - Covid-19 scams - ....and more

Nottinghamshire County Council - COVID-19 update Living with COVID

Nottinghamshire County Council -Feel Good Notts - We’re bringing the feel good factor to Notts! - The Queen's Platinum Jubilee - Tour of Britain returns to Nottinghamshire - A celebration of all things Notts.

PHOTOGRAPHS
We believe that by including photographs of members and activities on our display boards and in our newsletter and web site helps to illustrate the warmth, friendliness and activities of our U3A and its associated groups.
However if YOU do not want your photo on the web site, newsletter or subsequent displays please tell the person taking the photo and turn away from the camera.

Nottinghamshire Help Yourself
You may find this site useful, the Nottinghamshire Help Yourself website is a partnership between health services,the voluntary sector and Nottinghamshire County Council to bring information and advice together in one place so people can find the information they need easily.
Macmillan Beyond Diagnosis Project.
Self Help UK in partnership with Macmillan have developed a service to provide practical and emotional support to anyone living in Nottingham city, Mansfield and Ashfield with a cancer diagnosis or still living with the physical or emotional effects of cancer treatments.
There are a number of services and support available, including:
• A befriending service in which specially trained volunteers can provide a supportive professional friendship.
- This can help to lesson isolation, increase confidence and provide reassurance at a difficult time.
• Practical support, including attending a doctors or hospital appointment together or assisting with light house work, gardening or shopping.
For any further information please feel free to contact 0115 8523102, or follow this link: Macmillan Beyond Diagnosis Project.

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The Nottinghamshire Network of U3A's supports the U3A branches in the county and is active in establishing new U3A's. See their website: Nottinghamshire Network of U3A

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North Notts Neighbourhood group.

We are members of the North Notts Neighbourhood Group, the group incorporates 10 local U3A's.
Members of the group are:
Forest Town & District U3A, Ashfield U3A, Dukeries U3A, Mansfield & District U3A, Sherwood U3A, Rainworth & District U3A, Sutton-in-Ashfield U3A, Warsop, Hucknall, Ravenshead.

The seven U3A NNNG members have agreed that there should be a reciprocal arrangement between the member groups whereby should you be interested in an interest group that a neighbouring U3A is running you can contact the Group Leader or Membership Co-ordinator of that U3A to see if they have a place for you.
If however you attend the General Meetings of that U3A you would be expected to join that U3A at the reduced membership fee.

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General Data Protection Regulations 2018

New data protection regulations came into force in May 2018.
The new regulations do not change the way we use your membership details but do require that we have your signed consent to continue using that information.
Members renewing their membership will need to sign a consent form, applicants for membership will find a consent form on the reverse of the membership application form.
Forest Town & Dist.U3A Privacy Policy

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