Health and Well-being events Volunteer

Our health trainers support people across the borough to make informed decisions and set goals around health and well being. One way we reach our communities by attending health events across the borough to get information to the public and in turn obtain referrals into our services. We are revamping this area of volunteering and looking for new volunteers to help develop this role.The purpose of this role is to support the health trainers to deliver these events and have more people directly from our communities in attendance to promote health and well being campaigns and messages.
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly, Fortnightly, Monthly
Availability:

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this organisation. E.G Monday morning.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Tasks the volunteer will be required to do:

To aide in the setting up and displaying of the stall.
To meet and great members of the public.
To distribute evidence based health and well being information.
to support people to complete Living well front line referral forms and signpost to relevant services and to the health trainers.
To use your strengths and knowledge of the borough to help us build better services through feedback.
To attend volunteer focused meetings, forums, supervision sessions and celebration events.

Skill and Qualifications Required:

There are no skills or qualifications required to undertake this role.

Areas of Interest: Community, Disability, Health and wellbeing, Public events, Race and Ethnicity, Social Welfare
Opportunity suitable for: Event, Groups, Long term commitment, Older people, People seeking work, People with a visual impairment, People with restricted mobility, University students
What activities will the volunteer do? Campaigning, Providing advice
Skills gained in this role: Creativity, Listening, Organising, Talking to others, Teamwork
Home based opportunity? No
DBS Check Required: Yes
Opportunity Accessibility: Clearly marked accessible parking spaces, Step free access clearly signposted into the building, Automatic opening doors, Accessible toilets, Area for assistance dogs nearby

About the host organisation

Hosted by: Living well HMR - The Big Life Group
Organisation Profile: Living Well supports people to make informed decisions and positive changes to their health and well being. We work together with people to set goals. We have a large volunteer tea at living well with roles that support our service delivery and the freedom to help people have their own ideas about what they want to do when donating their time.