The length of time you have to register to the DBS Update Service from the date your DBS certificate was issued has increased from 19 days to 30 days. Read on for more information and to download the July issue of the DBS newsletter.
The Volunteer Centre
Did you know that National Volunteers Week takes place each year from the 1st – 7th June? VANEL’s Volunteer Manager’s Network will be launching this year’s Volunteer week with their Volunteer Recruitment Fair on Friday 2nd June at the Floral Hall in People’s Park. Read on for details.
Discover your perfect volunteer placement by booking an appointment with VANEL’s Volunteer Centre. Our friendly Volunteer Adviser Liz, can organise a weekday appointment with you to discuss the volunteer roles you are interested in and put you in touch with relevant organisations. Call Liz on (01472) 359 326. Email: Liz@vanel.org.uk.
The Mission to Seafarer’s are looking to recruit volunteers aged 18 or over, to help them carry out their vital work with Seafarers from all parts of the world, who visit Immingham Docks. For more information and to apply, please contact VANEL’s Volunteer Centre Adviser, Liz Dugard, (01472) 231 123.
We need volunteers to give a small amount of their time in order to make a big difference locally. We have a variety of volunteer opportunities available within Grimsby and Cleethorpes. Contact Liz at the Volunteer Centre to discuss the volunteer opportunities that you are interested in and that fit around your lifestyle. Call (01472) 359 326. Email: Liz@vanel.org.uk.
The next Volunteer Manager’s Network Meeting will take place on Thursday 2nd March 2017 from 9:30am until 12 noon at a venue to be confirmed. Read on to find out more.
The next Volunteer Manager’s Network Meeting is being held on Monday 5th December 2016 at West Marsh Community Centre from 09:30 until 12 noon. For subscibers of the Voluteer Centre Development Service, the meeting is free to attend. Non-subscribers can choose to subscribe to the service, or pay a one off £10 fee (per person) to attend. Read on for more information, to download the booking form, and view the meeting’s agenda.
There are a number of befriending opportunities available across North East Lincolnshire through VANEL’s Volunteer Centre. Read on to find out what befrienders do and how you can become one.
Friendship at Home and Harbour Place Day Centre have become two of the first VANEL Member organisations to have signed up to the Volunteer Development Service. The Volunteer Development Service is designed to support and develop the quality of volunteer programmes, and improve the knowledge and skills of the management team. The Volunteer Centre team would encourage any organisation, VANEL Member or otherwise, who works with volunteers, to subscribe to the Volunteering Development Service, today! For more information, please contact Liz at the Volunteer Centre. Call (01472) 231 123. Liz@vanel.org.uk
VANEL’s Volunteer Centre works with volunteers and prospective volunteers to ensure that they get the best of out of their volunteering experience. If you want to find where volunteering could take you, contact our Volunteer Adviser, Liz, to make a free and confidential weekday appointment. Call her on (01472) 231 123.
Alternatively, you can drop her an email at Liz@vanel.org.uk