New: Children and Young People Volunteer Training

Due to the development of our services for Children and Young People, we are currently recruiting and training volunteers to work with CYP at points of crises and in coming to terms with recent experience.

We will be running training on the following dates for new Children and Young People Volunteers:

Day 11st October10-4pmAbergavenny MAC
Day 28th October10-4pmAbergavenny MAC
Day 315th October10-4pmAbergavenny MAC
Day 430th October10-4pmAbergavenny MAC

These sessions will equip volunteers to provide meaningful and stimulating opportunities to help children and young people grow in confidence and develop an understanding of the issues they have experienced.

CYP Volunteers will work closely and under the supervision of CYP workers and other staff, supporting:

Children and young people in refuge, through:

  • Activity sessions
  • 1:1 support – mentor, encourage engagement

Children and Young people in Community, through:

  • STAR Club
  • STAR Programmes
  • 1:1 Support – mentor, encourage engagement

Please note that CYP volunteers are expected to make a commitment for a minimum of 6 months. Following this initial training, the selection process will involve an application form, interviews and DBS check.

Contact Sian Massey for further information and to register your interest Email: Tel: 01873 859011