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Get Into Volunteering by Lancashire’s Recovery College


Get Into Volunteering by Lancashire’s Recovery College

Thursday 5th December, Ecumenical Centre, Skelmersdale

Lancashire Recovery College working in partnership with Lancashire Adult Learning offer wellbeing promotion courses for the people of Lancashire.

Get in to Volunteering

This one off session is for people considering a volunteering role. It will enable you to consider the main skills, qualities and characteristics required and outline the purpose of a volunteer.

  • Identify and explain why people volunteer
  • Identify the benefits to volunteering in your local community
  • Describe the skills and qualities required to volunteer in different organisations
  • Identify community volunteering opportunities
  • Identify progression routes


Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

All of our courses are available to anyone over 18, please get in touch with us if you would like to attend courses and you are younger than 18, we may have other opportunities available in the near future. You will not be required to bring any ID documents.

What can I bring into the event?

You don’t need to bring anything to the session, course materials, if needed, will be given to all participants, however you may find it useful to bring something to make extra notes in. Bringing a pen or pencil is always a good idea!

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

You can contact us on Recovery.College@LancashireCare.nhs.uk

Or call on 01772 695 365

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, we will just ask for your name when you arrive, and ask you to complete an enrolment.

If you have enrolled on a Recovery College course before you can just pop your name and email address on the form and we will do the rest. However as we are working in partnership with other organisations who offer the courses freely they may require you to complete some paperwork for them as well.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn’t match the person who attends?

Please let us know if you change the person who is attending, this helps us to manage attendance and to report on activity, it also supports us to understand your progression route so we can support a whole process for you.

If you need to cancel your booking please let us know this as well as we will then be able to offer your space to someone else.

If you are completing a sign up for someone else, such as a person you are working with, please make sure to put their name and their email address, so they will get the reminder email 48 hours before!


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