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North Northumberland Voluntary Forum AGM 2021 – The board of trustees will be holding a virtual AGM on Wednesday 20 October 2021 at 5pm via zoom link. If you would like to attend or would like more information about the NNVF please contact us – see menu bar.

Berwick Voluntary Centre – Whilst COVID cases continue to rise in North Northumberland the NNVF Board of Trustees have decided to maintain the pre-19 July 2021 levels of protection to safeguard and protect staff, volunteers and clients when visiting the Berwick Voluntary Centre. Mandatory face masks, hand sanitizer and social distancing will continue to be in place in communal areas within Berwick Voluntary Centre. We will only be taking bookings for our conference room for a maximum of 6 people. Please contact us for further information. 

Website update September 2021We 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 Officerour new Rural Us Project Officer is  Jan Cowan.  For more information about Rural Us please visit it’s page – see menu bar.

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 – see menu bar.

North Northumberland Networkthe next virtual meeting will be held on Friday 8 October 2021 at 10am via zoom – to book your place please follow the zoom link which will be published on the NNN page – see menu bar.