Welwyn Hatfield Virtual Volunteer Fair

Have you considered signing up for voluntary work? The Volunteer Centre Welwyn Hatfield has partnered with #Team Herts Volunteering to bring you the Welwyn Hatfield Virtual Volunteer Fair. Come and join us where you will be able to hear about all of the opportunities currently available in Welwyn Hatfield, meet the team behind the organisation

The Big Conversation: COVID-19 and Muslim Communities – Tuesday, 30 March, 5 – 6pm

Join us as we host experts from NHS England and Public Health England, as well as community leaders of diverse backgrounds, to discuss COVID-19 in the Muslim communities.There will be opportunities for an extended Q&A after the session. Panel Martin Machray (NHS England)Dr Wajid Akhter (British Islamic Medical Association)Dr Nayab Nadir (Public Health England)Sheikh AbdurRahman

It was extremely well organised, people were really please to be getting their jab

New Volunteer Terry had his first shift at the large Vaccination centre at the Roche Pharmaceuticals Building in Shire Park, Welwyn Garden City last week. He was very keen to get started and dropped us a little message to let us know how it went. Terry said “It was extremely well organised; people were really

Volunteers helping as stewards at Hertfordshire vaccination and testing centres

We have been receiving a lot of positive messages about our volunteers from the medical staff and community. We have also heard from our volunteers about their experiences volunteering at vaccination centres and testing sites throughout Hertfordshire. We wouldn’t be able to the help the wider community without there commitment, care and dedication and we

NHS Charities Grant

NHS Charities Together in partnership with Herts and West Essex Integrated Care System Please note: Grant of up to £5k per district (this can be for one organisation or shared between organisations) This money is to help charities supporting those struggling over this winter (including those affected by pressures on the NHS) Hertfordshire applications only

Volunteering Opportunities Abroad in 2021

Everything is Possible, is a non-profit organisation which has been supporting young people and inclusion for more than 20 years in the UK. They have helped thousands of young people, to experience international mobility opportunities. This experience brought them intercultural awareness, raised self-esteem and help them gain competences they would need for their future, while

LET’S COME TOGETHER TO WIPE OUT RACISM

 Hertfordshire Equality Council – board of trustees from different communities wish to issue a message of “solidarity” after “Black Lives Matters” protests continue to take place in the US, UK and around the world.  The protests came about after the brutal killing of George Floyd was captured on video while he was under arrest by

National County Lines Awareness Week – 17th – 23rd May 2021

Hertfordshire Modern Slavery Partnership are raising awareness of Exploitation linked to County Lines and Cuckooing. What is County Lines? It’s a term used to describe gangs and organised criminal networks operating throughout the UK that are involved in exporting illegal drugs into one or more importing areas within the UK, using dedicated mobile phone lines

Family Lives reflects on the their year after winning the Excellence in Volunteer Management Award last year.

We spoke to last years winners Family lives on how their year has been after winning the Excellence in Volunteer Management Award last year. Volunteers, now is the opportunity for you to nominate the organisation you volunteer with, for the 2021 Excellence in Volunteer Management Awards: https://surveymonkey.co.uk/r/Volunteering-Herts-Awards-2021 More information: https://tinyurl.com/yrub5b5v

HAPpy Holiday Activity Programme

Grants are available to deliver activities with food in the Summer holidays to children aged 5-16 with those in receipt of free school meals eligible for free. The HAPpy programme is supported by Hertfordshire County Council, funded by the Department for Education and coordinated by the Herts Sports Partnership. We are seeking to fund a

The Heart Movement Bus is heading for Hertforshire

The mindfulness and wellbeing not-for-profit organisation The Heart Movement are planning to be in Hertfordshire on 16th and 17th June. They would like to hear from organisation who could benefit from having the heart bus visit. In response to the Covid pandemic they are reaching out to communities around the country offering their service. “The

Digital Inclusion Project

The Welwyn Hatfield Community & Voluntary Service is working with other voluntary services in the county for the Digital Inclusion Project. The main focus of this project is to help those who are mostly excluded from support services and social circles resulting from a lack of digital ability. If you have a laptop, computer, notebook or tablet you would like

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