Wednesday, 14 February 2018

COMPASSIONATE COMMUNITIES


 

COMPASSIONATE COMMUNITIES

 

TRAINING COURSE

 




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.
 
 

EREWASH MENTAL HEALTH Information Event


EREWASH MENTAL HEALTH

PARTNERSHIP

 

INFORMATION EVENT
 
WEDNESDAY 18 APRIL 2018
 
1.30pm - 4.00pm
 
Erewash Voluntary Action
Granville Avenue Long Eaton NG10 4HD
 
Come along and find out what community groups and organisations are available in the Erewash area including groups with trained Mental Health Champions.
 
Find out about volunteering opportunities.
 
Have a go at a creative activity.
 
Drop in anytime during the afternoon - no need to book
 
Enjoy a cup of tea or coffee, cake, biscuits and fresh fruit.
 
EVERYBODY IS WELCOME!
 
For further details contact Catriona Paterson - Development Worker
Erewash Voluntary Action, Granville Avenue, Long Eaton, NG10 4HD
Tel: 0115 9466740. Email: catriona@erewashcvs.org.uk


 
 

 

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Training


 

General Data Protection Regulation 
(GDPR) Training

 

Thursday 22nd February 2018

9.30am - 1.30pm

 

Erewash Voluntary Action, Granville Avenue,
Long Eaton, NG10 4HD

 

The session  will include:

· Overview of the new GDPR legislation and the major changes being introduced

· Review of what sort of DP policies have people got at present

· Discussion on what will need to change as GDPR comes in

· Exploring what are the implications for organisations in the sector and the consequences if organisations don’t comply

· Discussion on a checklist of actions for people to take away

· Sample policy for people to take away and amend

· Discussion of next actions

1 free place per member organisation

Other Voluntary and Community groups £25 per person

1 place per organisation

Delivered by Peter Stone Consulting Ltd

       To book your place on this GDPR Workshop contact Lee at Erewash Voluntary Action Tel 0115 9466740 or email lee@erewashcvs.org.uk
 
For further information on the workshop contact Stella at Erewash Voluntary Action stella@erewashcvs.org.uk