Volunteer Centre Lewisham is holding a conference on 1st June 2015 10am-4pm aimed at local voluntary and community organisations.
Date: 25/06/2022 – 25/06/2022
The theme is AGILE Volunteering, looking
at volunteering from a range of perspectives: Activity, Giving,
Inclusivity, Leadership and Experience.
We will have speakers from the CCG and regional and national
organisations, inspiring you to think about how volunteering works in your
A is for Activity . We will have a choice
of workshops: one on
partnerships and collaboration and how we can work with health and social care
sector and a second to challenge your thinking of how volunteering works, does it have to be a set
time each week and within a specific place?
G is for Giving. We will be giving you
badges and certificates that you can give out to your volunteers. There will be information stands with all important FREEBIES
I is for Inclusivity. What are the barriers
within your organisation that stop people from becoming volunteers?
L is for Leadership. A choice of 2 workshops:
- Political leadership and representation at ward level
- Trustees and what makes it difficult to get Trustees
E is for Experience. Come and hear from people
and organisations about how volunteering has helped them.
WILL PROVIDE LUNCH
There will also be a
talk from Keep Volunteering Voluntary looking at the
difficulties facing benefit claimants who are forced to volunteer