VAC UPCOMING TRAINING:
Open to VAC Members only
If you are a voluntary service or group delivering services in Camden and are not a member of VAC, please join here: https://vac.org.uk/get-involved/membership
Upcoming safeguarding training
For all VCS organisations, supplementary, faith schools and groups delivering services to under 18’s in the borough.
In partnership with Camden’s Safeguarding Children’s Partnership:
Online Safeguarding and Social Media’ Workshop (In partnership with Camden Prevent and Lightbulb Learners)
Thursday 8th February 2024: 10am – 12.30pm
Face-to-face at: Meeting Room 3.1, Third Floor, Crowndale Centre,
218 Eversholt Street NW1 1BD
Essential knowledge for all, but especially those currently working with children and young people in the borough. To find out more or to secure your place, please visit our website or email the VAC Safeguarding Lead Dianne Carlton-Ogunyemi on: email@example.com
Women and Girls’ Personal Safety and Awareness
(In partnership with The Safeguarding Foundation)
Wednesday 13 March 2024, 10.00am – 12.00pm
Face-to-face at Ludham & Waxham TRA Hall, Lismore Circus, Camden NW3
To find out more or to secure your place, please visit our website or email the VAC Safeguarding Lead Dianne Carlton-Ogunyemi on: firstname.lastname@example.org
Noah’s Ark Hospice Volunteer Information Evening
Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospice help babies, children and young people with life-threatening or life-limiting conditions, and their families, make the most of every day. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer who supports families in Camden and Islington, you can find out more at their upcoming information evening.
Event Details: Wednesday 7th February 18:30 – 20:00, King’s Place, York Way, N1 9AG.
Financial Wellbeing Workshops at Castlehaven
Castlehaven Community Association has teamed up with The Money Charity to deliver two financial well-being workshops filled with practical advice, valuable tips, and information on local services to navigate the challenges of the rising cost of living. Join on the 6th of Feb, for a session open to all and a specialised workshop for women on the 9th of Feb. Booking is essential. Secure your spot now by emailing email@example.com or calling 020 7692 2238.
Hopscotch Women’s Centre panel on healthy relationships
On Wednesday 21st February, Hopscotch Women’s Centre are hosting an online panel, discussing how policy, culture and colonial power affect relationships. Featuring Jess Phillips MP and Apsana Begum MP and a Q&A with panellists. Sign up here.
Free Saturday Club with Roundhouse and The Place
Young people aged 13-16 can join the Performance and Theatre Saturday Club at the Roundhouse, and develop their dance and circus skills with professional artists.
Every Saturday they will explore contemporary and creative dance techniques, and learn acrobatics, parkour, and juggling. No previous circus or dance experience is necessary. They can learn to balance, flip and improve their co-ordination, guided by professional tutors, while working towards a final performance piece. This is a unique opportunity to meet other young people and develop performance skills in a fun and supportive environment.
Digital Information Skills Workshop
Birkbeck University are hosting an online workshop on the 8th of February, focusing on critical thinking when digesting news media. The approach will be relaxed and interactive, and you don’t have to have any prior experience to attend. Find out more information, and book your place here.
VCC Volunteer Manager’s Forum
On Wednesday 7th February, Volunteer Centre Camden are hosting an online, free to attend forum with opportunities for networking and peer support. Attendees can choose the topics to discuss. Find out more and book your place.