AGM

Annual General Meeting

All are welcome to our forthcoming online AGM on Tuesday 23rd November At this event we will: review recent activities present a financial report discuss our intentions for the future As an additional aspect this year, we are proposing to change our name from the Canterbury and Herne Bay Volunteer Centre to the Canterbury District…

Volunteers | Workshop

Skills for Volunteers Courses:

We are delighted to announce the first of a series of “Skills for Volunteers” courses as part of the Response programme from Kent Adult Education. These courses will cover: The benefits of volunteering The role and responsibilities of being a volunteer How volunteering can improve skills and offer relevant experience. Who is this course aimed at: Those…

Forum | Resources

Forum: Come join us, pick our brains, and/or sign up for a 1:1 session!

As part of our Virtual Volunteering initiative, we would like to invite you to our forthcoming forum aimed at organisations who utilise volunteers This session is aimed at: Organisations who: Wish to find out more about virtual volunteering Are interested or thinking about utilizing virtual volunteers Want to increase their range of volunteering opportunities Wish…

Befriending | Volunteering opportunities

BELIVE Befriending Volunteer

BELIVE’s Purposes: To provide a person-centred befriending service for local people with a learning disability aged 18 plus who live in Medway or Kent. Either face to face, telephone service or both.  Due to Covid, this will now be via telephone, zoom, or Whatsapp Video. To promote a sense of belonging, improve self-esteem, confidence, identity,…

Volunteering opportunities

Digital Champion Volunteer

Project Background: Digital technology is at the heart of how public life functions now. While it has become integral to all aspects of social economics, many people remain digitally excluded. According to the Office for National Statistics (ONS), in 2019 there were 4.8 million adults in the UK, or 9% of the adult UK population,…

Workshop

Virtual volunteering workshops

As part of our Virtual Volunteering initiative, we would like to invite you to our forthcoming workshops. For February and March we have a selection of workshops that might interest you and here are all the shortcuts to the free tickets. We are looking forward to seeing you there. Everything you need to know about…

Virtual volunteering | Volunteers | Workshop

Everything you need to know about Micro Volunteering 2021

Micro Volunteering: easy, quick, low commitment actions that benefit a cause. About this Event As part of our Virtual Volunteering initiative, we would like to invite you to our forthcoming workshop on micro volunteering. Micro volunteering opportunities are easy, quick, low commitment actions which are increasingly attractive to both volunteers and organisations alike. These workshops are aimed at: Organisations who: Wish to…

Virtual volunteering | Volunteers | Workshop

Virtual Volunteering – be prepared for the new normal

As part of our Virtual Volunteering initiative, we would like to invite you to our forthcoming online workshops: Thursday 28st January 10.30 – 12.00Thursday 25th February 10.30 – 12.00Thursday 25th March 10.30- 12.00 Click here to book These workshops are aimed at: Organisations who: Wish to find out more about virtual volunteering Are interested or thinking about utilizing…

Mental Health

Important things to remember this year

Christmas has become a more stressful and upsetting time of the year after recent government guidelines. Many are pained after waiting so long to see family, and they have to push back all their reunion plans. However, it is in these moments of woe to remember some key things: Breathe First of all, take a…