FREE Hertfordshire/Herts. Suicide Intervention training – ONLINE – Thu, 6 May 2021 at 12:30

Hertfordshire County Council have commissioned Harmless to deliver suicide awareness training. Join us online to learn more. About this Event Hertfordshire County Council have commissioned Harmless to deliver a an Suicide awareness and prevention accredited course. Please note, you must be working in/supporting people who reside in Hertfordshire county to qualify for a funded place

Family Lives bid for Lone Parents affected by the impact of Covid

The programme, Raising Confident Children for Lone Parents affected by the impact of Covid, starts in the w/c 22 Feb and aims to help lone parents learn how to : ·         Communicate positively with their children ·         Value their own needs ·         Recognise the importance of children’s feelings and needs ·         Acknowledge those needs For more more information and

Online Parent & Guardian Awareness Sessions

On 3rd February Welwyn Hatfield Community Safety Partnership at Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council are hosting awareness sessions for parents and guardians in Welwyn Hatfield. These session have only been made possible through the funding provided by Hertfordshire Community Foundation. Though the sessions are aimed at parents/guardians they may also be useful for youth professionals to attend and/or any

Youth Mentor

I am contacting to promote and raise awareness of the service that we offer young people who are at risk of NEET/are NEET. The Herts Youth Futures project provides one-to-one mentoring support for individuals facing barriers to education, training and/or employment. This BBO (Building Better Opportunities) project is in partnership with Hertfordshire County Council and

Remote Volunteer Family Support Worker National Helpline

Family Lives operate a free confidential helpline for anyone experiencing difficulties in their family or relationship. Our volunteers take calls from parents and carers on a wide range of subjects, whether that might be issues around separation and divorce, isolation, depression, bullying and abuse, dealing with behavioural problems, etc.  You can find out more about

Upcoming Training Sessions: 24 February 2021

RECRUITING, RETAINING & MANAGING VOLUNTEERSWednesday 24th February 202110.00am – 12.30pm Recruiting Volunteers2.00pm-4.30pmManaging VolunteersVenue: A Virtual Training Session on Zoom ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­This interactive and engaging one-day course will explore the challenges of recruiting, retaining and managing volunteers. It is ideal for staff who have this responsibility as their role. We have split the course into two halves to

Free Virtual Learning from Herts County Council

The newest and most up to date version of the Workforce Development teams Fully Funded Webinar Programme. This latest version has new courses focused on Learning Disability provided through MS Teams and we have a number of courses available . Brand New Courses 10th Sept AM & 17th Sept AM (must complete both days) –

CAN YOU HELP MORE BAME-LED ORGANISATIONS TO ACCESS CORONAVIRUS CRISIS FUNDS?

UKCF has just launched a fund specifically for B.A.M.E. led infrastructure organisations to help more B.A.M.E. groups access Coronavirus Crisis funds from their local Community Foundations (including HCF) It is for grants from 5k to 20k to be spent within three months.  They have made 250k available initially, but more funding may become available Please

All Age Autism

This course introduces some of the challenges and opportunities experienced by older people with autism. It covers common comorbidities and considers how sensory challenges interface with these. Barriers to accessing health and social care services are explored and strategies are discussed that promote inclusion, health and wellbeing.  Course Outcomes By the end of the course