Welcome to the forum for Fulfilled Lives.

Strong, healthy and connected communities – creating a climate for community empowerment

  • Reduce health inequalities
  • Strengthen the cultural identity of our towns and places
  • Respect and engage with our diverse communities
  • Encourage intergenerational interactions
  • Reduce loneliness and isolation
  • Ensure our communities feel safe
  • Empower a thriving voluntary and community sector

Its mission is to bring together representatives of everyone involved in activities that:

  • Support people to live safe and independent lives
  • Promote happy, active and healthy lifestyles
  • Develop age-friendly communities
  • Value and support carers
  • Enable people to live well through quality social care
  • Tackle homelessness and prevent rough sleeping
  • Promote lifelong learning for all

The boards that this forum will feed up into is the Health and Wellbeing Board, Access to Food Partnership and Aging Well Steering Group.

Get Involved

Interested in being a Voluntary Sector Representative on this Forum?

As a CAN member, you have the right to apply to sit on this forum and we encourage you to do so, so have your say and join today!

The VCS Involvement Partner will be fully supported by CAN and will have access to our support, expertise and advocacy – along with our extensive contacts. Enabling easy dissemination of information and the use of CAN Networks, Forums and Leaders exCHANGE ensuring they are well informed. Follow the link below to the VCSIP information page and find out how you can apply to become a VCSIP.