Volunteer Vacancies- Support Assistants: closing date 7 June

Volunteer – Support Assistants are wanted for CHOICE – Supported Volunteering Project, breaking down barriers to volunteering.

Support Assistants are trained to offer companionship and support to enable someone to become involved in voluntary work. You will be working with adults with a variety of support needs (including mental health, physical disabilities, learning difficulties, and sensory impairments, asylum seekers) to enable them to volunteer in the activity of their choice. Support assistants should be reliable, friendly and empathetic, non-judgemental and have good communication skills. You must be committed to supporting at least one volunteer after training.

The 4 day training course is on 3,4,11 and 12 July and applicants will need to attend all four days. If you would like to apply for the July training, please contact Audrey Smith on 01422 348777/07929 291249 email: choice@cvac.org.uk by 7 June

Your Latest Friday Factsheet 4 May: Read Now

Friday Factsheet 4 May 2012

The Halifax Central Friday Factsheet is our weekly e-newsletter which includes upcoming events, activities, information, local services and themes. We hope you will find this informative and useful. If you wish to include any information please contact us by Thursday noon.

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Wainhouse Tower open day Monday 7 May 2012

Climb the 403 steps of the spiral staircase and take in the fantastic views from this fabulously ornate chimney.

11 am – 4 pm (last ascent 3.30 pm) Admission: Adults £2, Child and Passport to Leisure Holders £1.50

For more information on events taking place in Calderdale go to www.calderdale.gov.uk