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Give It A Go (GIAG) 2018/19

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Christmas at the Carers Centre Cafe GIAG

This opportunity takes place between 14 Dec 2018 and 15 Dec 2018.

Friday 14th December, 9am - 1pm To celebrate Christmas, Sheffield Carers Centre will be holding a Christmas Carers Café! The carers café is a place where unpaid carers can socialise and talk to other people who are in a similar situation and an opportunity to provide mutual support. This year there will be a Christmas choir, cake and crafts - you can join in (and have tea, coffee and cake)! Help set up the café and kitchen, help with craft activities and generally just chat to carers and make sure everyone has a good time. You will help clear up after the session too.

What skills do I need?

No skills required An interest in caring responsibilities and chatting to people

What will I gain?

Meet lovely people and engage in your community. Make a positive impact on other people Christmas vibes! Tea, coffee and cake!

Training and support

You will be given a briefing and supervision will be provided by Sheffield Carers Centre staff members

Time commitment

Friday 14th December 9am - 1pm







DBS (criminal records) check



Meet at the Volunteering Office, SU. You will then walk to the venue in the city centre
  • CausesMental health, Teenagers and young adults
  • Frequencyone-off
  • WhenFriday morning, Friday afternoon
  • Skills and InterestsAdvice and information, Befriending, Communication skills, Listening, Teamwork
  • Careers and AspirationsPsychology, Social work, Third sector and charity work

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