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Events

Our Volunteer Co-ordinator Forums are informal meetings that allow anyone working with volunteers the opportunity to learn and talk more about specific volunteering topics.

East Sussex College Hastings
29 February 9:30AM
To 29 February 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. Book your place here:
https://www.hastingsvoluntaryaction.org.uk/events

Jackson Hall
4 March 2:00PM
To 4 March 3:00PM

This training session is now fully booked, but it is repeated on other dates.

This free training workshop will increase awareness of the range of funding sources available for community activities, look at how to complete a funding application, and help your group to plan ahead. This workshop will take place in-person at Jackson Hall.

Jackson Hall
21 March 9:30AM
To 21 March 12:30PM

This free training workshop will increase awareness of the range of funding sources available for community activities, look at how to complete a funding application, and help your group to plan ahead. This workshop will take place in-person at Jackson Hall.

Jackson Hall
21 March 6:30PM
To 21 March 8:30PM

Annual running event which raises money for Hastings Lions and many other charities

24 March 10:30AM
To 24 March 1:00PM

This free training workshop will increase awareness of the range of funding sources available for community activities, look at how to complete a funding application, and help your group to plan ahead. This workshop will take place online using Zoom.

Zoom
25 March 2:00PM
To 25 March 4:00PM

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
26 March 10:00AM
To 26 March 12:30PM

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. You will also have the chance to hear about the Levelling Up Partnerships Programme that will be set up to deliver a tailored approach to place-based working with key partners to understand the challenges and opportunities Hastings and St Leonards faces and then to identify practical actions to bring about change. You can find out more about how ‘Levelling Up’ can support Hastings and St Leonards and how you can be involved.

Hastings Center
28 March 10:00AM
To 28 March 1:00PM

The aims: To give guidance to understand professional boundaries and duty of care, and emotional resilience to stress
The objectives:
• To give practical guidance on professional boundaries
• To appreciate the difference between friendship and supporting someone as a volunteer
• To explore the difference between professional, personal, legislative and policies or codes of conduct in relation to volunteers

Jackson Hall
26 April 10:00AM
To 26 April 12:30PM

HVA would like to invite you to a 4-hour workshop designed to raise awareness of common mental health issues, an overview of what support is available and how to navigate the local mental health system.
The workshop will consist of:
• A look at how common Mental Health issues develop
• An overview of some common conditions
• Depression
• Anxiety
• Psychosis
• Personality disorders/ Complex Trauma
• Self- harm and other expressions of distress
• Where to get help if someone is suicidal
• An overview of the local Mental health system and supports
• An interactive discussion about experiences
• Managing your own wellbeing
You will receive a workshop pack including a list of useful contacts and resources.

Jackson Hall
10 May 1:00PM
To 10 May 5:00PM

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