Tag Archives: Volunteer

Volunteer at Shroggs Party in the Park 2017

The 10th annual Shroggs Party in the Park takes place at Shroggs Park, Lee Mount on Saturday 24 June 2017. Could you spare some time to help volunteer in one of the following roles… Set up – mainly between 6 … Continue reading

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Donate and Volunteer at the Food and Support Drop-in

While they need everything on the list below, the Food and Support Drop-In are currently very short of tins of every kind, cereals, instant noodles, cakes, biscuits, and fillings to put into sandwiches. Sandwich fillings and instant meals such as noodles … Continue reading

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Volunteer with the Halifax Street Angels

Want to become a Street Angel and help make Halifax and Sowerby Bridge a better and safer place to have a night out? Or maybe you just want to help out behind the scenes? Why volunteer Full basic first aid … Continue reading

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Gig Buddies Scheme – An exciting New Project with Square Chapel

Gig Buddies is a new initiative within Calderdale which aims to promote social inclusion among people who have a learning disability. The scheme aims to reduce the barriers faced by people with a learning disability in relation to accessing social … Continue reading

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Volunteer to help preserve Calderdale’s countryside

Calderdale Countryside and Woodlands Service is responsible for maintaining and preserving Calderdale’s unique landscape and are always looking for volunteers to assist with the work. Volunteering opportunities include habitat management, drainage work, footpath maintenance, tree planting, hedge laying and dry stone walling. Practical work generally takes … Continue reading

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Therapies Volunteers needed – Overgate Hospice

Could you help us to enhance our patients, relaxation and general well-being? We are looking for qualified volunteers specialising in a variety of areas including nutrition, Thai Chi, massage and yoga. If you hold a diploma and over 2 years … Continue reading

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Volunteer opportunities with Citizens Advice Calderdale

Citizens Advice Calderdale have a variety of volunteer opportunities available including Telephone and face to face Assessors, Information Assistants and receptionists. You must be free to attend 2 training sessions a week based in both Todmorden and Halifax- Travel costs will … Continue reading

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Have you got time for victims of crime?

Victim Support are recruiting for community volunteers across Bradford & Calderdale to help people overcome the impact of crime. In return for your time Victim Support will offer: full training to further your development the opportunity to be part of a team agreed … Continue reading

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Volunteer at the 2016 Shroggs Party in the Park

The 2016 Party in the Park is set to take place at Shroggs Park, Lee Mount on Saturday 25 June from 12noon to 4pm. Volunteers are required to help set up, steward in the process and to help clean up after the event has … Continue reading

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Volunteering opportunities launch at Voluntary Action Calderdale

Go along to the drop in launch of VAC’s brand new volunteering opportunities. Wednesday 1 June – 1pm to 5pm (Drop in) At Voluntary Action Calderdale, Hall St, Halifax, HX1 5AY Our volunteering roles will help you make a real difference for local … Continue reading

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Volunteer Recruitment Fair at St Augustine’s Centre

In need of volunteers? Consider booking a stall at an upcoming volunteer recruitment fair where the target audience is clients of St Augustine’s. Monday 6 June 2016 – 10am to 1pm At St Augustines Centre, Hanson Lane, Halifax, HX1 5PG If … Continue reading

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Being an Engagement Champion

Engagement Champions get involved in giving local people an opportunity to talk about the health services of the future. When the NHS locally are planning major changes to those services they use Engagement Champions to help them to reach into … Continue reading

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Be a Breastfeeding Peer Supporter – Surestart Information Event

Surestart are looking for Breastfeeding Peer Supporters  to volunteer 2-3 hours per week in Children’s Centres in North & East Halifax and  Lower Valley and are now recruiting. You are invited to drop in to an information event at The Northowram Hub … Continue reading

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Volunteer role – Over 50’s alcohol champion

More than a third of the UK population is over the age of 50 both nationally and in Calderdale. It is estimated that 1 in 5 older men and 1 in 10 older women are drinking enough to harm themselves. … Continue reading

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‘Committed to the Cause’ RSPCA Volunteer Open Day

If you would like to know more about the work RSPCA do and meet the animals they care for or you know anyone that’s looking to gain skills and experience or make new friends then go along to the first ‘Committed … Continue reading

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Volunteer advocate required

Calderdale Parents and Carers are currently on the lookout for volunteer advocates to help support in delivering services to parent carers. It is absolutely vital that any applicants are able to work in a way which avoids advice-giving and uses … Continue reading

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Volunteer’s required at Elland Food Bank Drop In

Volunteers required for the Elland Food & Support Drop In starting on Saturday 24 October at the Cartwheel Club Youth & Community Centre for 6 weeks from 10am to 12pm. Would you like to volunteer?…  read more…

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Volunteer and be a Diabetes Community Champion

Do you have a passion for community based health promotion work and motivating your community to be healthier? Are you from the local South Asian community in Calderdale? Are you able to speak English, Urdu and Punjabi? If so, then … Continue reading

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Donate or volunteer at the Food And Support Drop-In

The Food and Support Drop-in welcome new volunteers to help on Saturday Mornings or at The Banqueting Table on Tuesday, Thursday or Fridays lunchtimes. They also need volunteers to prepare and serve meals on Saturday evenings. If you wish to … Continue reading

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Volunteers required for Halloween Walk at Shibden Park

Last year over 4,000 people attended the Halloween Walk at Shibden Park. Volunteers are required to help out this year and as museum staff you will be in the area around Shibden Hall within a safe environment and a fence separating … Continue reading

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