Welcome to 2022 – and to start the year Wakefield District City of Sanctuary (WDCoS) has some new volunteering opportunities.
WDCoS is looking to introduce a variety of sessions including a weekend Walk and Talk sessions, Craft and Chat sessions and a Booklet project.
Also, WDCoS has also been invited to run play, activity, craft and other sessions at Urban House.
If you are interested in any of the opportunities detailed below please contact me at [email protected] or ring 07311 283964 for a chat and more information. If I don’t answer the mobile straight away, or get cut off, please leave a text message, the reception at Studio 3, The Art House is intermittent.
Thanks and good wishes, Linda
Volunteers needed January 2022
Resource Centre – Please talk to Nigel – [email protected]
Volunteers needed to help with signposting and supporting computer access.
Wednesday – 9.30am – 12.30pm and 12.30pm – 4pm
Friday – 9.30am – 12.30pm and 12.30pm – 4pm
Food Store – Please talk to Jen – [email protected]
Volunteers needed to help distribute food and restock shelves.
Wednesday – 12.30pm – 4pm
Friday – 12.30pm – 4pm
Clothing Store – Please talk to Jen – [email protected]
Volunteers needed for sorting and shelving clothing
Online English – Please talk to Susan for days and times [email protected]
Volunteers needed for conversational English
Volunteer needed to plan new sessions and oversee volunteer teams.
New sessions starting January/February 2022.
Walk and Talk Volunteers – Please talk to [email protected]
Saturdays – 10.30am – 12.30am
All volunteers are welcome to participate.
Studio 3: Craft and Booklets – Please talk to [email protected]
Tuesdays: 1pm – 4pm WDCoS Booklet project
Volunteers needed to help compile booklets
Herbs & Spices/Fruits & Berries /Local Trees/Traditional Remedies
Thursday: 2pm – 4pm Crafts & Chat sessions
Volunteers required to help with crafts and conversations
Family Gardening project – Please talk to [email protected]
Saturday: 2pm – 4pm – one Saturday a month from January
Using recycled items, will include making and decorating plant pots
Planting herbs and flowers and information about local plants and wildlife.
Urban House and Initial Accommodation venues
Weekday afternoons 2pm – 4pm – evenings 5pm – 6.30pm
Play sessions for Children
Activity and Craft and Chat sessions for adults
Board Games sessions for men
Teams of 4 or 5 volunteers needed to run sessions at the initial accommodation venues. This opportunity is open to individuals or groups of volunteers. For safeguarding teams have to have a minimum 4 people.
Play sessions for children will include parents. Activity and Craft sessions can be for groups of women or groups of men. Board Games sessions will be for men.
Wakefield District City of Sanctuary Volunteer Induction Training is available for potential volunteers. For more information please contact Linda 07311 283964 or email [email protected]