Wednesday, 18 April 2018

Wellbeing Erewash Participation Event



Come and find out more about

Wellbeing Erewash

 
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




 

 

Wednesday, 21 March 2018

DEMENTIA FRIENDS INFORMATION SESSION


DEMENTIA FRIENDS

 INFORMATION SESSION

 

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

 

Session 1


 

Session 2

https://www.dementiafriends.org.uk/WEBSessionDetails?id=a050J00000WTzQmQAL

 

 

For any further details contact Marie Crowley Dementia Advisor Erewash

Tel 07816 333241 email mariecrowley@makingspace.co.uk
 
 




 

Wednesday, 14 February 2018

COMPASSIONATE COMMUNITIES


 

COMPASSIONATE COMMUNITIES

 

TRAINING COURSE

 



MONDAY 11th June

or

THURSDAY 9th August

 

1.00pm - 5.00pm

 
 

At Erewash Voluntary Action

Granville Avenue

Long Eaton

NG10 4HD

 

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
email lee@erewashcvs.org.uk

 

For further information, please contact Julie Mehigan at Treetops Hospice Care on 0115 949 1264 or email jmehigan@treetopshospice.org.uk
 

 


 
 

 

 

Wednesday, 7 February 2018

PERSON CENTRED WORKING TRAINING COURSE


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
 

 

 

Job Opportunity


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:  £9,750.00
15 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 stella@erewashcvs.org.uk
 
Information Pack can be downloaded from our website.
 



 

 

Volunteer's Drop In Evening

MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN OUR COMMUNITY
 
VOLUNTEERS' DROP IN EVENING
 
Thursday, 12th April 2018
 
5pm - 7pm
 
at
 
Erewash Voluntary Action
Granville Avenue
Long Eaton
NG10 4HD
 
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.