We have been following Government guidelines and gradually opening up the centre to well being support groups. Unfortunately due to the size of our conference room we are having to limit the number of people that can use it safely so at the moment we will not he hosting our monthly Warm Hub or NAAFI Break – thank you for your patience in this matter.
Website update June 2021 – We are currently updating our website with information about our current projects including news and information about the voluntary sector in North Northumberland – please keep checking for updates.
Rural Us Project Officer – our new Rural Us Project Officer, Jan Cowan will take up her appointment on Thursday 1 July 2021 – more information to follow.
Latest Volunteering Opportunities – Berwick –Volunteers required to support Vaccination Centre
Five Northumberland Surgeries will be undertaking the next round of vaccination clinics from the 6th of July at the Swan Centre in Berwick and are seeking local volunteer support.
These clinics will run every Tuesday from 8.00 a.m. until 6.00 p.m. and we would welcome volunteers who can support part or all of those days/hours to suit your availability.
Coffee/Tea and lunch breaks will be available. Support required is for volunteers to assist the medical teams in a. making sure social distancing of patients is maintained b. directing patients to the waiting areas c. directing and managing the car parking facility and other ad hoc duties to assist with the smooth running of the vaccination clinics.
You will need to be reasonably active as you will be on your feet for most of the time you are with us
Visit our Volunteering in North Northumberland page for more information and the latest volunteering opportunities in the region.
North Northumberland Network – the next virtual meeting will be held on Friday 30 July 2021 at 10am via zoom – to book your place please follow the zoom link which will be published her at the beginning of July.