Healthwatch Team Hits the Shops to Meet Hull Residents

Shoppers in two busy Hull locations will be able to find out more about the city’s patients’ consumer champion, Heathwatch, and contribute to important research this month.

The Healthwatch Kingston upon Hull team is on the road for a special day on Monday 20th March to raise awareness of its service and find out about the health priorities which matter to Hull people. Continue reading Healthwatch Team Hits the Shops to Meet Hull Residents

Funding for volunteering | Sport England

Every month, 5.6 million people in England give up their time to enable others to take part in sport and physical activity.

Our new strategy for volunteering, Volunteering in an Active Nation, sets out our plans to allow more people to engage in all types of volunteering through sport and physical activity. Continue reading Funding for volunteering | Sport England

Fairtrade Fortnight 27th February – 12th March – how can you do your bit?

Hull is proud to be a Fairtrade City, and Fairtrade Fortnight is almost here – how can you get involved and show your support for Fairtade?

Fairtrade fortnight is a chance for you or your organisation to show that Hull supports Fairtrade. You can do this by doing something as simple as making sure your tea and coffee etc is Fairtrade even just for the fortnight, or by giving your meetings, team meetings, events, lunch clubs etc a Fairtrade theme. If you need ideas, have a look on the Fairtrade Foundation website via the link below. Continue reading Fairtrade Fortnight 27th February – 12th March – how can you do your bit?

Volunteer Regional Advisory Committee Member (Children in Need, North Region)

Over the last 36 years, BBC Children in Need has raised and distributed over £800 million to projects working with disadvantaged children and young people across the UK.

Would you like to help in making decisions on making the best grants to improve the lives of disadvantaged children?

BBC Children in Need is the BBC’s UK Charity for children and young people. Its vision is that every child in the UK has a safe, happy and secure childhood and the chance to reach their potential.

We encourage applications from all parts of the community to join our North Regional Advisory Committee.

For more details http://careerssearch.bbc.co.uk/jobs/job/Volunteer-Regional-Advisory-Committee-Member-Children-in-Need-North-Region/20114