Give it a Go

Interested in volunteering but not sure what’s involved? Do you have some time to spare but can’t commit long term? Then why not try one of our Give it go sessions! Each month the Volunteering Team will be hosting an activity with a partner organisation, so you won’t need to worry about transport or materials! Please note booking is essential for all the below sessions.

 

Session Location Date/time Details Booking information
Online Q & A session with Action Tutoring Online Thursday 13th October, 1pm Join this online session to learn more about the tutoring opportunities available with Action Tutoring.

Topic:  Introduction to Action Tutoring

Date/time: 1pm, Thursday 13th October 

Keep the River Dee Tidy with Welsh Dee Trust River Dee Thursday 20th October, 2pm-4pm Join the Volunteering Team as we help Welsh Dee Trust keep our beautiful River Dee clean and litter free. Event 
Christmas Charity Shop Window Dressing Challenge with Hope House Hope House Charity Shop, Frodsham Street Wednesday 9th November, 2pm-4pm Join the Team as we help Hope House create a festive window display for Christmas! Volunteers will be split into two teams and can dress the window using shop items and glass paints. Click here to register your interest
Fighting Food Poverty with Cheshire West Food Bank Food Bank Depot, Chester (transport provided) Tuesday 15th November, 11am-1pm Join the Volunteering Team as we help the Food Bank prepare their donations. We will be sorting donations ready to go out to the various food bank locations. Click here to register your interest
Telephone Befriending Taster Session with Omega (Shrewsbury) Omega Office, Shrewsbury Town Centre Wednesday 23rd November, 2pm-4pm Join the Volunteering Team as we try out being a telephone befriender with Omega! If you are a student at University Centre Shrewsbury this is a great opportunity to learn about local volunteer roles.  Click here to register your interest
Care Home Christmas Tea Party Care Home, Chester Wednesday 7th December, 2pm-4pm Join the Volunteering Team as we meet with some residents at a local Care home for a Christmas Party! We will be having hot drinks, mince pies, Christmas crafts and a chat to get into the festive season! Click here to register your interest

 

If you have any questions about any of the sessions please contact the team on volunteering@chester.ac.uk 

Based at Warrington or Shrewsbury? Activities for these sites will be added soon!