Training and Events – Calendar

Barrow Volunteering Fair

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Come along and talk to over 20 local organisations about a range of volunteering opportunities that they have.

For a full list of the organisations that are attending, please click here

No need to book, please just come along.

Action for Health – South Cumbria

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Action for Health Network

Book your place on the next of our network event for South Cumbria, focusing on updates in the Health Sector happening in the South Cumbria area.

Tuesday 5th November 1pm The Forum, 28 Duke St, Barrow-in-Furness LA14 1HH:

Eden Volunteering Fair

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Come along and talk to these local organisations about a range of volunteering opportunities:

  • Alzheimer’s Society
  • Blind Veterans UK
  • British Heart Foundation
  • CADAS
  • Child Bereavement UK
  • Citizens Advice Carlisle and Eden
  • Cruse Bereavement Care
  • Cumbria CVS
  • Eden Carers
  • 4Eden (formerly Eden Mendap Society)
  • Guide Dogs
  • Lowther Castle and Gardens
  • National Trust (Allan Bank)
  • National Youth Advocacy Service
  • People First Independent Advocacy
  • The Royal British Legion

No need to book, please just come along.

West Volunteering Fair

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Come along and talk to 20 local organisations about a range of volunteering opportunities that they have.

For a full list of the organisations that are attending, please click here

No need to book, please just come along.

Get on Board – Trustee Volunteer Information Session

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This Trustee Information Session is aimed at individuals who are
interested in becoming a Volunteer Trustee or Board Member.

The session will focus on:

  • What is a trustee?
  • 6 Main roles of a trustee
  • Things all trustees need to know
  • Organisations looking to recruit new trustee
  • Benefits of volunteering and becoming a Trustee
  • How to become a Volunteer Trustee

Booking essential. Limited places available.

Volunteering Fair 2019

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Are you looking to volunteer?
Want to meet organisations that are looking to recruit Volunteers?
Then this Volunteering event is for you!

Come along and meet the following organisations:
Cumbria Law Centre, Victim Support, Carlisle Carers,
People First Independent Advocacy, Cumbria Family Support
Association, Peer Mentoring, Barnardo’s, Carlisle Key, Spiral ,
National Youth Advocacy Service and Cumbria CVS.

Presentation Skills – Making Your Messages Clear and Compelling

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It can be frustrating – we have important things to say but when we try, people don’t tune in, they zone out. A lot of this can be down to our own lack of confidence, in our messages, in our presentation skills and in ourselves.

In this engaging and enjoyable workshop, learn to speak with confidence, in 1:1’s, meetings, training sessions, sales pitches, formal presentations…

Essential Volunteer Skills

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This Essential Skills session will provide volunteers with important background to their volunteering role.

The session will focus on:

  • Communication skills
  • Creating effective boundaries
  • Managing difficult situations
  • Lone working and working safely
  • Safeguarding

FREE to all volunteers*