Wakefield Community Anchor Network Conference (#CANCon) is taking place on 14 March 2018.

Event details

When Wednesday 14 March at 9:00am to 12:30pm
Where St Catherine's Church & Centre
Doncaster Road, Wakefield, WF1 5HL

The Wakefield CAN was initiated two years ago in 2015, with funding from Wakefield Council and since then the Community Anchors have evolved to deliver significant services in their communities.

This conference is a celebration of the work of the CAN and an opportunity for the network to develop further through more partnership work.

Tony Armstrong, Chief Executive Officer at Locality will be the Keynote Speaker and will share the national drivers for ‘Keeping it Local for Economic Resilience’.

For more information on what will be happening at the conference, please see the agenda (Word).


#CANCon Question Time

As part of the conference, we will hold a Question Time session with panel members. Panel members will be:

  • Mike Holt, Nova and St George's (Chair of the panel)
  • Anna Hartley, Wakefield Council
  • Mohammed Ayub, Lightwaves Community Trust
  • Tony Armstrong, Locality

Please submit your question (Word) when you book to attend the conference.


Special dietary requirements

Lunch will be provided at the conference. If you have any special dietary requirements, please can you let us know.


For further information, and to book, please call 01924 367418 or email events@nova-wd.org.uk.