*VOLUNTEER PREP COURSE*

When:
27/02/2020 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
2020-02-27T09:30:00+00:00
2020-02-27T14:30:00+00:00
Where:
Home-Start Wandsworth offices
20-22 York Road
Battersea
London SW11 3QA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Cora Roberts
02079245268
Volunteer group training activity

Volunteer group training activity

Our Volunteer Prep Course gives new volunteers the knowledge, skills and insight needed to deliver excellent support to Home Start families. It is a 9-session training programme covering a range of topics including:

  • Our mission, vision and ethos
  • The vital role of a home visiting volunteer
  • Safeguarding, confidentiality, trust and boundaries
  • Listening well
  • Types of support, coaching and mentoring
  • Mental health awareness
  • Bump to Baby – specific support for pregnant women and new mums
  • Family challenges, signposting and local services
  • What to expect from Home-Start

“The prep course is excellent, very informative and reassuring about my role as a volunteer”

“…professional, interesting, and I’ve thoroughly enjoyed it.”

We are recruiting now! The spring 2020 prep course runs on Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9:30-14:30, from 26th Feb to 25th March.

If you are interested to join this course, please request an application form. Or click here to find out more about becoming a volunteer.