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…

Befriending | Social transport | Virtual volunteering | Volunteers

Improving your CV

It is disheartening to watch the news and learn how many people have already lost their jobs and that many peoples’ jobs are on the verge of disappearing. In many meetings at the CHB Volunteer Centre, we have been talking about how we can help people to gain new skills and improve their CV’s, to help them find a new job or even start a new…

Social transport

Becoming a volunteer driver

We are seeking volunteer drivers to help us take predominantly older people to medical and social appointments in the Canterbury district. Many of our beneficiaries are unable to access public transport for a variety of reasons and are often socially isolated, lonely or vulnerable in some way. Becoming a volunteer driver is not just about…

Resources

Resources In Tough Times

After being thrown into even tougher times with lockdown 2.0, here at the CHB volunteer centre we wanted to alert you of the resources available if you’re in need of help.  Food Bank Canterbury Would a food parcel help you to make ends meet or relieve some financial pressure? Canterbury food bank is a community-run…

Workshop

A chance to share your pandemic experience

Everyone has been impacted by Covid -19 in one way or another yet, rarely have we all been able to share our Lockdown stories. We would like to give you the opportunity to share your lockdown experiences with us whether you are: a volunteer an employee an organisation a member of the public a recipient…

Covid-19 | Volunteers

Become A Covid-19 Champion

Covid-19 is still worryingly present in our lives, which means that protecting our communities are all the more important. Patricianly with the cold weather and dark nights starting to loom, mental health and physical wellbeing is of primitive importance.  Medway Council, Kent County Council and NHS Kent and Medway Clinical Commissioning Group are searching for…

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Your nomination really counts

£1,000 could make a big difference to the work we do on our Social Transport and Befriender projects. That’s why we’d be really grateful if you could nominate us in Ecclesiastical’s 12 days of giving. Your nomination could be the one that wins us £1,000. Open to eligible charities in the UK, Republic of Ireland,…