This PDF is for people who want to volunteer in their community as part of Bristol's response to coronavirus.

The city has come together and we've all seen good examples of community action, but it is important for all volunteers to know how to get started with coronavirus volunteering in a safe and responsible way, without risking their own mental or physical health or personal safety. 

Download the guide below to find out the do's and don'ts of community volunteering during coronavirus. 

Voscur's popular Annual Conference and Social Impact Awards are back for 2017 at the fantastic city centre location of We The Curious (previously @Bristol). Boasting an array of inspiring speakers, the annual Social Impact Awards ceremony known as 'The Voscurs' and a drinks reception, the event will offer the opportunity to network with key activists from across the VCSE sector, as well as with supporters from business, local politics, and the public sector.  
 
Date/Time: 
Thursday, 30 November, 2017 - 15:30 to 20:00

 

A fantastic opportunity for a FREE day of practical, no nonsense learning on the essential areas of running a community group or organisation. Learn from peers and experts and plan how you can take your work forward in your community.

This day will include:

Date/Time: 
Thursday, 12 October, 2017 - 10:00 to 14:30

There are about 9000 children and young people in Bristol with special educational needs or a disability (SEND).

Organisations across Bristol’s Children and Families Partnership are currently working together to help ensure these children and young people achieve the outcomes set out in the Children, Young People and Families Strategy.

Date/Time: 
Thursday, 20 July, 2017 - 10:00 to 12:00
eBay buying with credit card
29 June, 2020

 

Charity shops are inundated with second-hand stock donations at the moment, and social distancing rules have slowed the flow of customers, but selling goods online – using websites like eBay - is an increasingly popular way for charities to make money.

 

During this session, we will take a practical look at how you can challenge the structures that affect inequality within your organisation. We will look at a diversity auditing tool and how you can apply this to create organisational change.

Date/Time: 
Wednesday, 15 July, 2020 - 13:00 to 16:30

Since you helped to shape Bristol’s successful bid to make our social economy more inclusive, the world has changed. But the rationale for social enterprise as part of income diversity remains strong.

Date/Time: 
Thursday, 30 July, 2020 - 14:00 to 16:00
19 June, 2020

Leaders from 36 national VCSE umbrella bodies, have signed a joint statement on the problem of race inequality in society and the sector and the impact this has on staff, volunteers and the communities that they serve.

Join Department of Sociology, City, University of London for a public webinar on Racism and COVID-19.

Date/Time: 
Tuesday, 30 June, 2020 - 16:00 to 18:30
Date/Time: 
Monday, 29 June, 2020 - 16:00 to 17:00

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