Report on the volunteers training session, 4 March 2020

  Volunteer Kevin Duffy reports on the volunteers training session held on 4th March 2020 Helen introduced Debra McCallion as facilitator for the training. With a couple of late arrivals, there were 15 people attending, many of them fairly new to the volunteering role. Everyone briefly introduced themselves. Debra explained that we would be exploring 3 mainContinue reading Report on the volunteers training session, 4 March 2020

BIG THANK YOU to all Chorlton Good Neighbours volunteers and staff

A BIG BIG THANK YOU to all Chorlton Good Neighbours volunteers and staff who, this past week, have supported local older people by : collecting prescriptions for them Doing shopping Making telephone calls to check they are ok taking emergency shopping packs out ( thank you Morrisons) knocked at the door to check how peopleContinue reading BIG THANK YOU to all Chorlton Good Neighbours volunteers and staff

Volunteer training – motivations for volunteering with older people

Support for Volunteers   10 volunteers attended a July session on their motivations for volunteering with older people, what preconceptions they had and how this compared to the realities. Here’s a small selection of some of their reflections The realities when you started volunteering: The Positives I feel I made a difference I am verballyContinue reading Volunteer training – motivations for volunteering with older people

November Newsletter

Chorlton Good Neighbours, Wilbraham St Ninians Church, Egerton Rd South, M21 0XJ email   helen@chorltongoodneighbours.org              Tel    0161 881 -2925 Dear Good Neighbour Although it may seem some time ago, many thanks to everyone who supported the Annual General Meeting in September; it was a fantastic occasion with about 90 peopleContinue reading November Newsletter