Introduction to Timebanking Q&A session

Halifax North & East Blog

Free event with Sarah Bird, CEO of TimebankingUK on Thursday 22 May, 2pm – 4pm at the Elsie Whiteley Innovation Centre, Halifax, HX1 5ER.

Just in case you haven’t heard about timebanking…

  • Timebanking can work for all sorts of groups and communities, a single street or a whole town; established groups, businesses or new groups; people who directly know each other and those that don’t.
  • Members can trade skills including light house work, gardening, pet sitting or care, driving and giving lifts, being there for a cup of tea and a chat, or teaching skills such as art, photography, knitting, languages, cooking and computer skills.
  • Everyone puts their skills and time into a joint pot and swaps and borrows, with someone keeping track of who does what. For every hour’s help a member gives (e.g. guitar lesson, gardening, CV writing, dog walking), they receive one time credit which they…

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