OPP OF THE DAY: Volunteer Community Champion, Orchid Cancer Appeal

The Volunteer Community Champions (VCC) will be cascading vital awareness information about prostate cancer in their areas through information stands, awareness talks and/or outreach work.

The VCC will commit to 6 months. They will be equipped with a tool-kit and resources to help them raise awareness.

Each volunteer will have to do approximately 10 awareness activities.

Location:
In Dudley.

These can be libraries, community groups, etc.

When:
VCC will make their own schedule.

Commitment:
Minimum 6 month commitment.

Skills:
– Ability to communicate to diverse groups (faith group, students)
– Confidence to present to groups
– Ability to research local opportunities
– An interest in health/prostate cancer

FOR MORE INFO OR TO APPLY please contact:

Julia De Petrillo
Email: julia.depetrillo@orchid-cancer.org.uk

@DudleyACL learning update

We’ve just had an update from Glen from DMBC Adult Learning. Lots of information below and please contact Glen if you would like more info.

A small number of places for Maths and English, Entry 1 up to Level 2…assessments can be arranged to be undertaken remotely or in one of our centres.

For anyone considering becoming a Teaching Assistant we are offering the “Preparing to Work in Schools” Level 1 Award (3 places)

Introduction to British Sign Language, ideal as progression from our Deaf Awareness session or anyone starting their signing journey!!!

And for the creative ones amongst us we have a selection of Art Courses, Digital Photography and for those who want to improve their confidence and wellbeing we have Creative Personal Development.

Get back to me if you need further information….thanks Glen.

Glen Ostins
Outreach Worker

Planning & Regeneration – Adult Learning
Regeneration & Enterprise
Dudley Council 
Dudley Wood Learning Centre, Netherton, DY2 0DB
01384 816471 or 07824 598894
www.dudley.gov.uk