Previously known as FranCOSS (Council of Social Services Franklin Inc), Community Networks Franklin is a member of Community Networks Aotearoa, the umbrella organisation for local community networks. Our over-arching objective is to work together to support local communities.
Our vision is for a Franklin Community that works together to maintain a socially just and prosperous society within a sustainable environment.
We see our mission as one of speaking out for Franklin’s community service providers and to lead a transition to a local economy that is focused on people, nature and prosperity for all.
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Our September Community Networks Forum produced some great feedback Now help us to make the changes we all want to see Please join us at the Community Networks Franklin General Meeting Wednesday 30th October 2019, 10am – 12pm The Franklin Centre upstairs in the Stevensons Room,11 Massey Ave Pukekohe. AGENDA WELCOME Report on September’s Community Networks … Continue reading October 2019 Meetup
Wednesday 28th August 2019, 10am – 12pm The Franklin Centre upstairs in the Stevensons Room,12 Massey Ave Pukekohe. AGENDA: WELCOMING GUEST SPEAKERS INDEPENDENT LIVING April Hickmott, Mobile Service Manager. Independent Living are committed to making daily living easier for people with impairments, as well as their families, whānau, and support networks. Established in 1993, this not-for-profit organisation provides a … Continue reading August 2019 Community Meeting
Community Networks Franklin is holding a training workshop for those wanting a presence on the communitynetworksfranklin.nz/directory/ website. You can have your web page as a landing page (for those wanting a web page but not having the resources to create their own site) or as a referral page to your own website. WHEN:Monday 26th August … Continue reading Web Page Training 2019
for our 2019 Community Networks Forum here’s some great news to share with you. Community networks Franklin are holding a Community Networks Forum so that we can explore some of the community issues facing us in Franklin, and, importantly, seek a path to solving them. Here’s the rundown: When: Wednesday 25th September, 10am – 2.00pm … Continue reading Save the Date…
Wednesday 24th July 201910am – 12pm The Franklin Centre upstairs in the Stevensons Room,11 Massey Ave Pukekohe. AGENDA: Welcoming Guest Speakers Brothers In Arms (BIA) is a registered charitable trust, formed in 2006 that match at-risk young people with a personal mentor bringing life-changing relationships to the kids that need it the most. Springboard Trust – … Continue reading July 2019 Community Meeting
Wednesday 26th June 201910am – 12pm The Franklin Centre upstairs in the Stevensons Room,11 Massey Ave Pukekohe. AGENDA: Welcoming Guest Speakers Liz Tupuhi and Jamie Archibald, Programme Delivery Manager,CLM Community Sport Counties Manukau Robert Hita, Kaiarahi Iwi Social Services,Huakina Development Trust Updates and Questions Networking and light refreshments Midday Close. We look forward to seeing you and … Continue reading June Community Meeting
Professional Development 2019 Community Networks Franklin and ANCAD are pleased to offer this course for your organisation at the Franklin Centre, Pukekohe on 14th of August 2019. Learn from qualified consultants who will mentor your Managers, CEOs and Governance Board/Committee members in this aspect of capability building – Essentials in Grant Writing – Master class. The sessions are … Continue reading Grant Writing Essentials – Master Class
Professional Development 2019 Community Networks Franklin and ANCAD are pleased to offer this course for your organisation at the Franklin Centre, Pukekohe on 28th of May 2019. Learn from qualified consultants who will mentor your Managers, CEOs and Governance Board/Committee members in this aspect of capability building – Governance and Management (delivered by Carol Scholes). The sessions are … Continue reading Governance and Management: Roles and Responsibilities