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Action Weeks

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Take Action to Make A Difference! Engage with your city, be inspired and get informed about key issues: Refugees & Asylum Seekers, Homelessness and Sustainability (Organised by Sheffield Volunteering)

Refugee Conversation Club

This opportunity takes place on 26 Nov 2021

Spend a couple of hours meeting new people at this friendly conversation club. Chat to refugees and asylum seekers who want to improve their English and learn a bit more about British culture. There are different activities to stimulate conversations, like arts & crafts, and board games. This is an amazing opportunity to get to know people from across the world. Friday 26 November 1pm - 4pm

When you click on Register Your Interest, you will receive an email with a Google Form - please fill this in to let us know which session you wish to book onto.

What skills do I need?

No skills required, just be willing to chat and enthusiastic

What will I gain?

A chance to get to know people from all over the world Share language and cultures

Training and support

You will have a short briefing with a regular volunteer at the beginning of the session

Time commitment

Friday 26 November 1pm - 4pm

Food

No

Travel

No

Childcare

No

DBS (criminal records) check

No

Location

Meet at Students' Union. Activities Zone Desk

Travel information

With the other volunteers, you will walk to the venue in the city centre
  • CausesMental health, Refugees and asylum seekers, Social isolation
  • Frequencyone-off
  • WhenFriday afternoon
  • Skills and InterestsCommunication skills, Listening
  • Careers and AspirationsSpeech and language therapy, Teaching

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