Tuesday, 22 August 2017

Invite to Stroke Association - Know Your Blood Pressure / Wellbeing Event on Tuesday 5th September (1pm-4pm)

Know Your Blood Pressure / Wellbeing Event

High blood pressure contributes to over 50% of strokes,

but often has no symptoms and can affect any one at any age.
Get yours checked for free

Erewash Voluntary Action, Long Eaton,
NG10 4HD

Tuesday, September 5th
1pm - 4pm

As part of a Know Your Blood Pressure event, we offer free blood pressure checks and general information/publications around reducing the risk of stroke/stroke prevention advice and materials. We will also have some general information around health and wellbeing and be happy to support/signpost anyone who may have any questions in relation to this. It is also an opportunity to find out about the work of the Stroke Association, including getting involved in volunteering, raising awareness, campaigning etc. So if you have anyone interested in these areas please send them along.


Tuesday, 15 August 2017

Passport Scheme - Erewash

Passport Scheme - Erewash


The Passport Scheme is a five week course FREE to volunteers.

Each session will cover a different topic as listed below.

If you want to develop your skills, add new qualifications, brush up on your knowledge, or add  to your CV this course is the one for you.


Session 1 - Equality, diversity and inclusion
Wednesday 13th September 2017  

Session 2 - First Aid Keeping Children and young people  Safe or keeping Adults Safe
Wednesday 20th September 2017

Session 3 - Health and Safety
Wednesday 27th September 2017

Session 4 - Keeping yourself and others safe
 Wednesday 4th October 2017

Session 5 - Getting the opinions or Person Centred Working
Wednesday 11th October 2017

Venue: Erewash Voluntary Action, Granville Avenue, Long Eaton,  NG10 4DH



At the end of the course volunteers will be awarded a certificate.


For more information or to book a place call Stella on 0115 9466740 or email stella@erewashcvs.org.uk