Health Awareness Day 2014

Our third successful Health Awareness Day was held at The City Academy in Bristol, on Sunday 28th September. This year we had about 120 people attending, with over 120 children participating in the athletics activities. We will bring you more information in the near future, but we just wanted to share some photos and some…

July 2014 News Magazine

Our latest news magazine is available to read online or to download. It contains articles on all our latest projects. In this month’s edition there are articles on the Blood and Organ Donation Campaign, Diverse Doors Walk, a Sikh community parade, a write-up of our successful Peace Event with CND veteran Bruce Kent and an article on…

The Blood and Organ Donation Campaign Legacy

The Lord Mayor for Bristol (2013 – 2014) Cllr Faruk Choudhury selected the Blood and Organ Donation Campaign as his special project for his year of office. In particular, the Lord Mayor’s aim was to raise awareness and increase blood and transplant donation in Bristol with a particular focus on those groups who are under-represented…

Diverse Doors Open Day Feb 2013

The day started with a buzz, meeting happy people to board on the trail bus. Those who booked on the trail were met at 162 Pennywell Road.  The trail bus was full and 5 others were following the trail in their own transport or sharing a car. At each venue everyone felt welcomed and were…

AGM and Conference ‘Disability and Accessibility’

On a damp and windswept evening early in November the Bristol Multi Faith Forum opened the doors of theUnitarian Chapel on Brunswick Square to welcome people to its Annual General Meeting. With members of the major faith groups in the city present along with representatives of the City Council, the LGBT Forum and Disability Forum,…

BMFF ‘Health Awareness Day’

Health Awareness Day 21 Oct 2012 The event was organised in partnership with NHS Bristol and supported by the Sikh Resource Centre, The Dialogue Society, Bristol Refugees Women. The deal was BMFF to pay for activities and NHS Bristol to pay for the hire. The group supporting the event had to bring minimum of 5…

Responsible Health Care and Organ Donation

 Sharing Life, Preparing for Death – Responsible Health Care and Organ Donation Feedback from the break-out sessions by table Practical and Pastoral Issues We looked at the very worrying BME stats whereby BME people are 25% of waiting lists for donors, have far higher refusal rates, wait longer, have higher failure rates. How best to…

Faith Watch

Faith Watch can help you: it is based on the idea that formed Neighbourhood Watch and is an opportunity for faith communities in Bristol to work together to communicate any concerns. Faith watch is coordinated and supported by Avon and Somerset Police. Neighbourhood watch began back in 1982 and is based in a street or…

Actively Peaceful

The rain held off, the people came and the media captured our joy. After a rapid, very short month of sometimes frantic planning and on-the-hoof rethinking of the day, All Together Bristol finally happened and I for one am overjoyed at the result. Thirty-two days after our first forum exploration of what we might do,…