Bury St Edmunds & Forest Heath VASP

All meetings have changed to being Online due to Covid19 - please contact Michael Mather, Bury and Forest Heath VASP Chair, for up-to-date details including for a meeting link.
2021 meetings  

January 2021

March 2021 

May 2021

July 2021

September 2021

November 2021


10am - 12pm


Presently... all meetings are online.

Usually... Julian Support, Units 11 & 12, The Old Wool Warehouse, St. Andrews Street (South), Bury St. Edmunds, IP33 3PH



Michael Mather... e-mail; m.mather@juliansupport.org

Ellie McCarthy... e-mail; Ellie.McCarthy@westsuffolk.gov.uk

Jo Belfield... e-mail; Jo.Belfield@suffolk.gov.uk


Who's involved



Age UK Suffolk

Anglian Leisure


Cambridge Care Company

Citizens' Advice Bureau

Community Action Suffolk

Forest Heath District Council

Havebury Housing

Healthwatch Suffolk


Julian Support


Live Well Suffolk

Lofty Heights


Mid Suffolk & Babergh District Council

Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT)

Orbit Independent Living

Our Special Friends

Racing Welfare

Richmond Fellowship

Shaw Trust

St Edmundsbury Borough Council

St John's Centre

Suffolk Family Carers

Suffolk Mind

Suffolk Police

Suffolk User Forum (SUF)

Suffolk's Libraries IPS Limited

The Befriending Scheme

The Voluntary Network

Victim Support


Wellbeing Suffolk

West Suffolk Clinical Commissioning Group (WSCCG)


"I find the VASP meetings very useful to keep abreast of new developments in statutory but particularly voluntary services, see friendly faces and promote awareness of developments in my own organisation."


Julie Goldman, Age Uk Suffolk

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