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The Community Panel will advise the newly formed Integrated Community Team being set up in Hastings by ESCC Adult Social Care and NHS colleagues.

This introductory briefing about the panel and the ICT will be an opportunity to hear from ESCC about these developments, ask questions and to learn more about how the panel will work and shape the future work of the ICT.

Jackson Hall
2 July 2:00PM
To 2 July 4:00PM

The aims: To be introduced to legislation regarding equality and diversity and explore the concept of inclusion.
The objectives:
• To understand the Equality Act and how it affects volunteers
• To explore what is meant by equality and diversity
• To be able to put into use ‘inclusion’ in support that is provided
• How to reduce isolation and promote inclusion

Jackson Hall
3 July 10:00AM
To 3 July 12:30PM

Completion of this 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
5 July 9:30AM
To 5 July 4:00PM

MECC (Making Every Contact Count) is a practical introduction to the skills in talking to people about the issues they are concerned about or the changes they are seeking to make. It is all about supporting people 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. The programme takes place at Jackson Hall and is free.

Jackson Hall
12 July 10:00AM
To 12 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
19 July 10:00AM
To 19 July 12:30PM

Are you new in post or keen to find out more about the sector? This workshop, led by HVA Director Steve Manwaring, will include a briefing about the scale and contribution of the VCSE sector in Hastings, information about the services HVA provide, and an opportunity to hear about and discuss the key issues affecting the sector.

Jackson Hall
6 August 12:00PM
To 6 August 1:00PM

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