Wednesday, 18 April 2018
Come and find out more about
Wellbeing Erewash is a new approach
to improving health and wellbeing.
It involves the people of Erewash,
the local NHS, Social Care and the Voluntary Sector.
Come along to our participation event to find out more about work and how you could get involved.
Tuesday 22nd May
9.30am - 11.30am
Arena Church, 1 Rutland Street, Ilkeston, DE7 8DG
Please contact us to book on: 0115 9466740 or
Tuesday, 3 April 2018
Erewash Sound interview with Linda and Clare
It links to a list of podcasts and currently Linda and Clare are the 6th one down (this will change over time.)
Wednesday, 21 March 2018
During Dementia Awareness Week there are two Dementia Friends Information Sessions running at Erewash Voluntary Action, Granville Avenue, Long Eaton, NG10 4HD
The sessions will help you understand what it means to live with dementia and how you can make a difference increase dementia friendly communities
These sessions are open to any individual or group member that would like to participate. All free of charge.
TUESDAY 22 MAY 2018
First Session 1.00pm – 2.30pm
Second Session 2.30pm – 4.00pm
To book your place on either of the sessions register online
For any further details contact Marie Crowley Dementia Advisor Erewash
Tel 07816 333241 email email@example.com
Wednesday, 14 February 2018
MONDAY 11th June
THURSDAY 9th August
1.00pm - 5.00pm
At Erewash Voluntary Action
The project will include:
· A befriending service in Erewash and South Derbyshire that reaches out to people with a life limiting illness, to offer companionship, reduce isolation and assist them to gain the appropriate support to meet their needs
· Engaging businesses to be more aware of the impact life limiting illnesses have on their employees and families, and encourage them to commit to becoming more supportive and compassionate
· Events that help start conversations about dying, death, bereavement and loss whilst removing some of the barriers people face when doing this
To book a place on this course please contact Lee at
Erewash Voluntary Action Tel: 0115 9466740 or
For further information, please contact Julie Mehigan at Treetops Hospice Care on 0115 949 1264 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Wednesday, 7 February 2018
PERSON CENTRED WORKING TRAINING COURSE
Friday 16th March 2018
10am - 12.30pm
Would you like to know more about Person Centred Working?
How can this approach benefit you and the people you support?
How this approach is being used in Erewash.
Wellbeing Erewash is piloting this way of working across Erewash.
The session is FREE for Community Connectors and Volunteers at Erewash Voluntary Action.
To book a place contact Jo Hallam at Erewash Voluntary Action
Erewash Voluntary Action, Granville Avenue,
Long Eaton, NG10 4HD.
Tel 0115 9466740. Jo@erewashcvs.org.uk
Vacancy at Erewash Voluntary Action -
5 Ways to Wellbeing Co-ordinator
Erewash Voluntary Action are looking to appoint a 5 Ways to Wellbeing Co-ordinator.
The one year funded project will help to promote 5 Ways to Wellbeing.
The project will include arranging information stands, organising events, promoting to a wide range of partner organisations including voluntary sector groups in the Erewash area.
The successful candidate will ensure Erewash residents have a better understanding of the 5 Ways to Wellbeing and how it can enhance their life.
This project is funded for one year through Derbyshire County Council - Public Health
Salary: £9,750.0015 hours per week.
Closing date: 5th March 2018 4pm
Interviews: 21st March 2018
For an information pack or for an informal chat contact: Stella Scott Chief Executive Officer,
0115 9466740 Or email email@example.com
Information Pack can be downloaded from our website.
MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN OUR COMMUNITY
VOLUNTEERS' DROP IN EVENING
Thursday, 12th April 2018
5pm - 7pm
Erewash Voluntary Action
People from all walks of life volunteer to develop new skills, gain new experiences, meet people and make new friends and, most importantly to have fun!
We invite you to come along and meet with staff and other volunteers. It will be an opportunity for registered volunteers to discuss their volunteering roles, look at new opportunities and find out about events and training coming up in the next few months.
Anyone who has been thinking of volunteering is most welcome to pop in to find out more too!
The Volunteer Centre can help you find the opportunity that is right for you. Check out www.do-it.org.uk to see just what is on offer.
Refreshments will be provided.
The Team look forward to seeing you.