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This is an opportunity to share information about your work, learn about a range of services that are delivered in Hastings, browse the marketplace, and network with a mixture of people from the voluntary, statutory and independent sectors.

St Mary in the Castle
15 July 10:00AM
To 15 July 1:30PM

The aims: To be introduced to legislation regarding health and safety and appreciate the link between risk, assessment of risk and positive support for individual.
The objectives:
• To be introduced to health and safety legislation
• To know how to find access information regarding H & S
• To understand an individual’s responsibility to adhere to health and safety precautions
• To appreciate the importance of risk assessment to meet health and safety requirements

Jackson Hall
20 July 10:00AM
To 20 July 1:00PM

The aims: To raise awareness of what adult abuse and how to raise a concern
The objectives:
• To introduce the legislation regarding safeguarding adults
• To understand the different forms of abuse and recognise signs
• To know how to react and what to do if someone discloses abuse

Jackson Hall
14 September 10:00AM
To 14 September 1:00PM

Team HVA is taking part in this sponsored walk in aid of the free legal advice services in Hastings: CAB1066, HARC, BHT.

14 September 5:00PM
To 14 September 8:00PM

As part of our CRF Learning Programme HVA are pleased to be partnering with One You ES to offer free Level 2 MECC training to local individuals and groups.
MECC is a practical introduction to the skills needed when talking to people about the issues they are concerned about or the changes they are seeking to make and supporting them to identify and access the things that could help them. So if your work brings you into frequent contact with people and you want to improve the likelihood of making a real difference, this training could be for you.

Jackson Hall
30 September 8:30AM
To 30 September 1:30PM

Completion of the course will enable you to:
• Understand the role and responsibilities of a first aider
• Be able to assess an incident
• Be able to provide first aid to an unresponsive casualty
• Be able to provide first aid to a casualty who is choking
• Be able to provide first aid to a casualty with external bleeding
• Know how to provide first aid to a casualty who is in shock
• Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with minor injuries
Please note: There is a £50 charge for this course.

Jackson Hall
7 October 10:00AM
To 7 October 4:00PM



Citizens Advice 1066

Citizens Advice 1066 is seeking a Financial Capability Adviser to deliver advice to help people...

St Leonards on sea
Friday, July 29, 2022
37 hours per week
Citizens Advice 1066

At Citizens Advice 1066 we provide free, confidential and independent advice to help people...

St Leonards-on-Sea
Friday, July 29, 2022
37 hours per week
The Refugee Buddy Project: Hastings, Rother and Wealden

The Refugee Buddy Project matches volunteers with newly arriving people seeking refuge across...

Wealden, Rother & Hastings
Friday, July 15, 2022
37.5 hours per week

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