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THE RIGHT START: Involving Volunteers

Who should attend:

This session is aimed at both paid staff and volunteers who support other volunteers within an organisation.

Overview:

Volunteers are a valuable resource providing the backbone of many community organisations, and without whom, many groups would not exist. This introductory session is a great place to start learning best practice in recruiting, supporting and retaining volunteers.

Topics covered:

• Why people volunteer and the importance of motivation

Walk Leaders wanted in Tamworth

Do you like walking? Would you like to lead a weekly walk? Community Together CIC is looking for volunteers to lead their weekly walks.

Walks go from Sir Robert Peel Community Hospital on a Tuesday 10am until 11am and 1pm until 2pm.  They also run from the Community Hub in the Castle Grounds on a Thursday at 11.30am until 12.30pm.

They are offering FREE Walk Leader training.  In return they ask for you to commit to leading 12 walks over 12 months, only one a month!

Finance Support Services

Support Staffordshire offers one-to-one support on a bespoke basis; either as fixed surgery sessions hour by hour or as part of a longer term piece of consultancy support.  Our financial support services include:

Funding Advice Consultancy

Do you require a funding search with tailored bid writing advice?  Are you looking at diversifying your income streams and want some support?  We can support with a one-to-one session to enable you to consider all types of funding.

Meeting Rooms for Hire in Lichfield

Support Staffordshire in Lichfield have a range of city centre accommodation on offer. This ranges from meeting rooms that you can book for short meetings, counselling or Board meetings to office space, either on a flexible rental or long term lease. We would be happy to hear from you if you have an enquiry about using this lovely building.

Please contact us on 01543 303030 or via email LichfieldandDistrict@supportstaffordshire.org.uk 

THE RIGHT START: Basic Marketing Principles

Who should attend:

This session is aimed at those who are new to marketing or those looking to broaden their marketing knowledge.

Overview:

Whether you are a new organisation looking at marketing products or services or just wanting to broaden current techniques for the purposes of fundraising, getting more service users or simply raising awareness, this introductory session will provide the basic marketing principles organisations can use. 

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