May 22, 2019

Celebrating Volunteers Week 2019

Celebration Event – Monday 3rd June

Our Healthy Communities volunteers contribute in lots of different and amazing ways, including sharing their personal experiences, skills and passions to help motivate and support people to make healthy lifestyle changes.

During Volunteers’ Week we want to take the opportunity to say a huge ‘Thank You!’ for the fantastic contribution our volunteers make and are holding a celebration event on Monday 3rd June 2019 from 1:30 – 3:30pm at David Lloyd Leisure Centre, Pensnett Road, Dudley, DY5 3YP.

All our volunteers are welcome to drop in at any time. If you’re hoping to come along just let us know by calling 01384 816256 or emailing publichealthvolunteers@dudley.gov.uk so we can have a cuppa waiting for you.

About the Healthy Communities Volunteer Programme

Dudley’s Healthy Community Volunteers help to improve the health and wellbeing of people in Dudley borough by supporting and delivering a range of lifestyle programmes and activities.

Areas they support include:

  • Supporting Mum’s to breastfeed
  • Self Management Programmes for people with long term conditions
  • Weight management
  • Healthy cooking and healthy eating
  • Supporting people to stop smoking

To find out more about becoming a Volunteer contact us on 01384 816256 or email publichealthvolunteers@dudley.gov.uk. When you join us as a Healthy Communities Volunteer, you will receive training, support and supervision to develop your existing skills and knowledge and gain the experience and confidence to motivate and support others.