Introducing our new Trustees

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GFS is currently in an exciting period of external and internal change. We’re adding fresh faces to our head office, extraordinary Board of Trustees and on our committees. Throughout the recruitment process our board was determined to develop diversity on the board and committees, while also recruiting young trustees and committee members.   We were completely swamped with the most incredible applicants. Now … Continued

Celebrating PRIDE month

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Last term we celebrated International Women’s Day together by taking part in the #ChooseToChallenge activity. We loved seeing all of your art and photos, so this term we would love to all celebrate PRIDE month together. Our vision at GFS … Continued

Operations Leadership & Management

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As you will all know, we now have a smaller Operations Team than we did at the start of 2020. We have taken some time to think about how we should address this. We are in a pandemic and need … Continued

GFS 20-21 budget summary

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We are most grateful to the volunteers who have supported the budget planning by submitting their plans for the coming year. The rapidly changing situation surrounding the pandemic means that forward planning is not easy, and we know you have … Continued

How to complete your GFS register

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Completing a register each week is an essential safeguarding procedure and must be done at group. Your GFS register in Dropbox should be completed each week and GFS understands it may not be practical to do this at your session.  … Continued

Improving our data security by moving to Dropbox

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As part of GFSs ongoing commitment to data protection we are improving our data security.  From September 2020, we are providing each group with secure storage for digital documents via Dropbox.  What is Dropbox?  Dropbox is a cloud based storage … Continued