Activities calendar (Online activities)

The calendar below shows activity information linked to Inter Faith Week 2022. Many activities this year will take place virtually, and an icon identifies these on the list below. You can also filter online/ socially distanced in-person activities using the controls above.

  • Sunday 14 November

    Mid & South Essex NHS Foundation Trust Inter Faith Week Prize Quiz

    Mid & South Essex NHS Foundation Trust, Basildon Hospital, Nethermayne, BASILDON, Essex, SS14 2NG
    The Mid & South Essex NHS Foundation Trust chaplaincy teams have put together a short online prize quiz for staff to engage with major world faith and belief festivals and times of reflection. …

    Sharing Veronica’s Story

    Dorchester
    As part of its marking of Inter Faith Week, Weldmar Hospicecare shared the story of Veronica, one of its volunteer chaplains, via a special blog post.…

    Strengthening positive inter faith relations

    Fanum House, 484 Derby Rd, Lenton, Nottingham, NG7 2GW. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    NATH is using this week to strengthen positive inter faith relations and increase awareness of all the special and unique faiths and beliefs in the UK.…

    “Draw Your Breath” – meditation with a simple art session

    Hampshire, UK. 19.00 – 20.15
    Dr. Gil Dekel (Hampshire Police Force Chaplain), in a short meditation to follow your breathing, and then to draw it. No artistic skills required.
    There is also a Padlet to upload and share our ‘artworks’ after the meditation.

  • Monday 15 November

    Bitesize videos from faith and beliefs

    Warwick Hospital, Lakin Road, CV34 5BW
    Short videos from a variety of faiths and beliefs either celebrating a particular November festival or sharing what 'Light' means in my/our faith or belief. The videos will be available throughout Inter Faith Week on the Trust's website and social…

    Inter Faith Quiz

    7 and 8 Wellington Place, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 4AP
    Inter Faith Quiz covering an overview of faith / non-faith based questions…

    Reaching minority ethnic donors to join the Anthony Nolan register

    NE1 7RU
    At Newcastle Marrow, we know that we need more people from minority ethnic backgrounds to join the Anthony Nolan register and Inter Faith week is a brilliant chance to thank all the wonderful faith societies who have already worked with…

    Creating new links and learning for hospice spiritual care

    Jersey Hospice Care, Mont Cochon, St Helier, Jersey, JE2 3JB
    In honour of Inter Faith Week, Onespirit Interfaith Minister Emily Churchill and Church of England Vicar of St Andrews Church Mark Barrett have been reaching out to our Islands different faith communities to strengthen friendships and begin new ones. Such…

    Series on religious objects used by hospital chaplains in their work

    Bretton Gate, Peterborough PE3 9GZ
    This Inter-Faith Week we'll be sharing some of the different objects we use each week with our staff, patients and relatives of different faiths. Shared by the NW Anglia FT Chaplaincy Team which provides spiritual and pastoral care for patients,…

    Blog - Spiritual Care

    Weston Hospicecare, Jackson-Barstow House, 28 Thornbury Road, Uphill, Weston-super-Mare, BS23 4YQ. 0.00 – 0.00
    The spiritual lead at Weston Hospicecare posted a blog about the importance of spiritual care in hospice care.…

    Faith Panel Event: Faith Leaders Challenging Misconceptions about their Faith Traditions

    7 and 8 Wellington Place, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS1 4AP. 11.00 – 12.30
    Panelists will discuss misconceptions of their faith tradition (past and present), why there is a need to challenge stereotypical viewpoints (fact vs. fiction), and what their faith means to them.…

    Social Prescribing Awareness Training for Faith-Based Organisations

    Colchester, UK. 15.00 – 16.00
    What is Social Prescribing? Sometimes, as well as or instead of medicine, what someone really needs might be practical help, a friend, physical exercise or good advice. Social prescribing means that this person can be referred to local organisations that…

    Physical Wellbeing and Faith-Based support in Birmingham

    Birmingham, UK. 19.00 – 20.30
    As part of a series of consultations, Health Commissioners at Birmingham City Council share their work supporting physical health in faith communities and hear contributions from faith communities on best practice for physical wellbeing, community needs and areas where public…

  • Tuesday 16 November

    Partnership working

    Lancashire, UK. 10.30 – 12.00
    Briefing / discussion around partnership working with local authority and health sector colleagues, aimed at Lancashire faith leaders - building on meetings that have been held over the past year. Will include: implications of changes to the Lancashire health infrastructure;…

    Inter Faith Week Chat about your experiences of religion in health and social care

    Solihull, UK. 10.30 – 11.00
    Come and join us for an informal online chat about your experiences of religion in health and social care in Solihull. …

    Women’s Health and Wellbeing in Birmingham Faith Communities

    Birmingham, UK. 17.00 – 18.30
    Health Commissioners at Birmingham City Council invite you to share how we can collectively improve women’s health and wellbeing, share areas where support is needed and good practice from different faith communities, as well as areas in which BCC can…

    Mental Wellbeing and Faith-Centred Support in Birmingham

    Birmingham, UK. 19.00 – 20.30
    As part of a series of consultations, Health Commissioners at Birmingham City Council share their work supporting mental health & wellbeing in faith communities and hear contributions from faith communities on best practice for mental wellbeing, community needs and areas…

  • Wednesday 17 November

    Exploring and raising awareness of faith and palliative care.

    221 Hagley Rd, Stourbridge DY8 2JR
    This week, we are supporting Interfaith Week and we are working with our partners Dudley Group NHS Charity and the No Barriers Here team to explore and raise awareness of faith and palliative care. We will be sharing views from…

    Rooots Diversity Quiz

    Leeds, UK. 11.00 – 12.00
    Join the Rooots team and take part in their Diversity Quiz to celebrate Inter Faith Week.

    The team have written a quiz about 6 different religions. This is your chance to learn more about different faiths.

    Challenges with Equality and Diversity within Sport and Places of Worship

    7 and 8 Wellington Place, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 4AP. 11.00 – 12.00
    Our presenters will discuss Equality and Diversity issues faced within Sport and within places of Worship and the steps taken to tackle them.…

  • Thursday 18 November

    Organ Donation

    Bristol, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    NHS Organ Donation posted to encourage people of faith to talk to their loved ones about organ donation and how it relates to their faiths and beliefs.…

    Inter Faith and Belief Webinar

    King's College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, SE5 9RS. 14.00 – 15.30
    The multi faith and belief chaplaincy team at King's College Hospital NHS Trust has been working with the Trust's Equality, Diversity and Inclusion team to explore setting up an inter faith and belief network in the Trust.

    Interfaith Health and Wellbeing Event

    Oadby and Wigston Borough Council, Council Offices, Station Road, Wigston LE18 2DR. 18.00 – 19.15
    Join us, faith leaders, faith-based groups and organisations in a conversation about the role that we can play to challenge health inequalities across the Oadby and Wigston borough. …

  • Friday 19 November

    Chaplain Messages

    Wakefield, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Chaplains from Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust shared messages about what inter faith means to them.…

    Virtual Buddhist Meditation Session

    7 and 8 Wellington Place, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 4AP. 11.00 – 11.45
    A virtual Buddhist Meditation Session which will be led by Adam Bowley from the Jamyang Buddhist Centre in Leeds. The session introduces a method for developing calm abiding meditation using methods, relaxation, stability and clarity. …

  • Sunday 21 November

    Hospice Staff Messages

    Arthur Rank Hospice Charity, Cherry Hinton Road, Shelford Bottom, Cambridge, CB22 3FB. 0.00 – 0.00
    Staff at Arthur Rank Hospice shared messages about what Inter Faith Week means to them in their roles at the hospice.…

  • Wednesday 24 November

    Blood Donation

    Bristol, UK. 11.51 – 23.59
    NHS Blood Donation posted about the importance of people of different faiths donating plasma.…

  • Thursday 2 December

    Virtual Inter Faith Tour

    St Cadoc's Hospital, Lodge Road, Caerleon, Newport, NP18 3XQ. 10.00 – 14.00
    Staff at Aneurin Bevan University Health Board and Women Connect First attended a virtual inter faith tour to learn about how they can support all their patients physically and spiritually.…

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