Health & Care in Staffordshire & Stoke-on-Trent – Cross Sector Listening Events

We need to think differently, be innovative and work together to improve health and care services. Together We’re Better want to listen to your views on: What works well? What you think should be improved? What is important to you? Join the conversation, until August 2019, and help to shape local health and care services. Share your experiences of these …

Physical Activity Clinical Nurse / Healthcare Support Worker Training session

  About the course: The interactive training sessions are fully funded and provided free of charge. The training is fully evidence based, developed by PHE and accredited for CPD. Each attendee will be asked to contribute to an evaluation and will be provided with a certificate. The Training is based on: Everybody Active, Every Day Active society: creating a social …

New free weekly sessions for people with dementia and their carers

New Vic Education invite people living with dementia in the community and their companions to join us on Monday mornings for sociable sessions which include music, movement, and story. Mondays, 10:30am – 12:00noon Sessions begin Monday 17th June Potteries Museum and Art Gallery, Bethesda St, Stoke ST1 3DW Please contact Isla or Lynn on 01782 781366 for more information or …

Help wave goodbye to loneliness

Stoke-on-Trent City Council are hosting an up coming event. The event is about loneliness and the things we can do in our communities to tackle the issue. The event will be held on Wednesday 19th June 2019 at Temple Street Methodist Church, Fenton, ST4 4NW (10-1pm) This is a free event, open to all. Refreshments will be provided In the …

Medical Detection Dogs Volunteer Roles

Volunteer Role Fundraiser Medical Detection Dogs is funded purely by voluntary contributions, without our fundraisers, we would not be able to continue to support people with life threatening health conditions. If you enjoy fundraising, organising events and engaging with the local community, why not become an active fundraiser? You will make a real difference to the work we do, you …

Volunteering leads to apprenticeship success at VAST

During 2013, after being unemployed for 10 years, Kelly Smith, started as a volunteer at VAST in Stoke-on-Trent as a way to boost her confidence and get back into the world of work. She quickly began to shine and get a taste for success after securing a part-time role within the charity. She wanted to do more and learn more. …

Sight Loss Awareness Training

FREE Sight Loss Awareness training If you know anyone who is living with sight loss and you’d like to know the best ways to communicate with and guide a blind or partially sighted person, or you’d like to know more about eye conditions and their impact, then Beacon can help! Beacon’s Sight Loss Awareness Training  offers a friendly three-hour training …

Changes Health and Wellbeing Training sessions

Changes Health and Wellbeing will be running the below training sessions. SUICIDE FIRST AID THROUGH UNDERSTANDING SUICIDE INTERVENTION Course overview: Teaching the theory and practice of suicide intervention skills that can be applied in any professional or personal setting, captured in a one-day event accredited by City and Guilds of London. We use only the most experienced suicide prevention trainers …

Shared Lives Stoke celebrating Shared Lives Week 2019

The Shared Lives Stoke team is celebrating Shared Lives Week 2019 with a range of drop in events across the city for people to come along and get information. For more infromation: Call us: 01782 235000 Email us: sharedlives.stoke.gov.uk Contact the Shared Lives team or pop along to one of our recruitment events during Shared Lives Week https://www.stoke.gov.uk/sharedlives