There are a broad range of activities that Forum members get involved with. All group members are invited to the Forum meeting, and depending on your interests you may be invited to take part in other activities.
We hold a twice yearly Forum meeting. All SUCI Forum members and people who are interested in becoming a Forum member are welcome to attend. At a Forum meeting there will be:
Meetings are sometimes held online and sometimes in-person on campus at the University of York. Support is available to join an online meeting if this is new to you. When the meeting is in-person there will always be tea and cake, and the meeting will take place in an accessible room.
Forum members contribute to the design and development of our programmes. This includes:
Students really value teaching sessions where service users and carers speak about their experiences of an illness or healthcare situation. SUCI Forum members contribute to this in a range of ways including:
Forum members work with a member of the teaching teams to develop any session that they are involved with.
The Department of Health Sciences runs a range of programmes, each recruiting students in different ways. Forum members interested in taking part in student recruitment could be involved in a variety of ways such as:
Training and support is provided for any forum members interested in taking part in the recruitment activities.