Ujima

This user forum is known as 'Ujima' which means collective work and responsibility in Swahili.

Ujima's Activities:

  • Monthly meetings to plan the next months activity schedule
  • Working with Kuumba staff to help develop new and existing services
  • Organising social activities
  • Community meet ups e.g. Breakfast club
  • Support to make new friends

Monthly Meetings

The group leaders meet monthly with all members to discuss what activities will take place the following month.  Sometimes some work is done in smaller groups to organise the activities e.g. organising a day trip.

Co-Production Meetings

Co-production meetings are held every three months.  These meetings are attended by people who use the services and staff.  A meeting schedule can be obtained from the User Forum members or leaders.

Ujima__Coproduction_Meeting_Schedule_April_2019_to_March_2020.pdf

Content of the Meetings

During these meetings the following areas could be discussed:

  • Funding opportunities to deliver new projects or services
  • Reviewing existing services
  • Planning and discussing ideas for new services

If you think you would like to be a member of this group please speak to user forum member for more information [email protected]