Memory Walk – Walk for a world without dementia

It’s time to come together to walk towards a cure for dementia.

This autumn, join over 100,000 people coming together to defeat dementia.

Sign up today at memorywalk.org.uk

Locations:
Sutton Coldfield Memory Walk, Sutton Park – 14th September 2019, 9:30am-2:00pm
Birmingham Memory Walk, Cannon Hill Park – 12th October 2019, 10:00am-1:30pm

Or volunteer to help out on the day.  There are lots of roles available, so rally together your friends and family and take part in an unforgettable event experience at Memory Walk.
Sign up today to volunteer at your nearest memorywalk.org.uk/volunteer

OPP OF THE DAY: Benefits Form Volunteer – RNIB (Royal National Institute of Blind People) [Birmingham]

Do you have excellent communication skills? Can you build a rapport with people over the telephone and put them at ease? As ‘Benefits Form Volunteer’, you will be telephoning people that have previously received assistance from the RNIB’s Information and Advice Team and help them complete forms relating to their claim for Attendance Allowance, Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) and other benefits.

Volunteers are needed at their Birmingham office.

What you will be doing?

  • Respond to questions and concerns, Using IT equipment and systems

What skills and experience are needed?

  • To support and respond sensitively

FOR MORE INFO OR TO APPLY:

Please visit: https://www.rnib.org.uk/volunteering/find-volunteering-opportunities-near-you/benefits-form-volunteer

Do you look after volunteers? Why not pop along to one of our Connect over a Cuppa sessions?

Eileen from DCVS Volunteer Centre is hoping to start regular monthly get-togethers for anyone who manages volunteers, be they a paid member of staff or a volunteer themselves.

She plans to move them around the borough.  The first one is in Stourbridge on 16th October and the next one is in Halesowen on 15th November.  Please do pop along, grab a cuppa and have a chat about anything volunteering. Hope to see you there.

OPP OF THE DAY: Fundraising Volunteer, Dudley MIND

Taking part in various fundraising initiatives run by Dudley Mind and/or other organisations on behalf of Dudley Mind. This may also involve seeking fundraising opportunities within the local area to help raise funds to support the work that we do.

FOR MORE INFO OR TO APPLY please contact:

Simon Bennett
Email: simon.bennett@dudleymind.org.uk