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  • We provide direct support services and specialist advice to voluntary, community and faith groups in South West Surrey, helping them to carry out their valuable work.

  • We run local projects to enable under-represented groups to become more active in the community

  • We help people find the volunteering opportunity that's right for them

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a Company Limited by Guarantee Registered in England No. 05841344 Registered Charity No. 1116293

Registered Office: 39 Castle Street | Guildford | Surrey | UK | GU1 3UQ

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NEW - Workshop:  Planning and Running Events

Date: Thursday 22nd September

Time: 9.30am – 12.30pm

Venue: Charles Stanley, 70-72 Chertsey St, Guildford, GU1 4HL

 

Events are the Life Blood of every voluntary organisation and often begin as a good idea on somebodies part.  For that germ of inspiration though it takes a lot of work and much planning to bring about the perfect event.  This three hour workshop looks at the processes involved in running an event that you and your organisation will be proud of and that will bring about the objectives you would like to achieve.

The session will cover:

•Information on the types of events organisations run

•Objectives and reasons for running  your event

•Identifying  the skills needed to run an event

•How to get  to started

•Developing  an event checklist

•How to market and publicise you event

•How to deal with problems

•Evaluating and thank yous

 

The course will be delivered by Helen Linnell and Carol Dunnett from Voluntary Action South West Surrey  

To book your place please email; k.brown@vasws.org.uk with your name and organisation

There will be a charge of

£20 per delegate for Voluntary, Community and Faith organisations

£40 per delegate for Statutory Bodies

 

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Workshop:  Building Emotional Resilience / Stress at work

Date: Thursday 27th October

Time: 9.30am – 12.30pm

Venue: Charles Stanley, 70-72 Chertsey St, Guildford, GU1 4HL

 

This three hour workshop will provide an opportunity for you to learn about emotional resilience.

Session aims –

•To understand what stress is

•To understand the causes of stress

•To learn basic self-help techniques for managing stress

•To explore how teams can support each other

 

The course will be delivered by Peter Saunders from First Steps.

To book your place please email; k.brown@vasws.org.uk with your name and organisation