Kensington & Chelsea Volunteer Centre: Learning & Development Programme

Ahead of Mental Health Awareness Week, Kensington & Chelsea Volunteer Centre are running different workshops and sessions aimed at improving the wellbeing practices of volunteers in our local area.

If you’re a volunteer and want to learn more about ways to combat burnout, be sure to check out some of the events coming up in K&C this month.

Volunteering & Wellbeing
10am-12:30pm at the Volunteer Centre
13th May 2019

This 2-hour workshop includes an introduction to the ways to wellbeing, information about local opportunities, followed by a meditation session (with The Modern Mystery) and some healthy snacks!

Mental Health Awareness Week
Information & Networking event
Thursday, 16th May 2019
9:45am-12 noon
at Bay 20 Community Space, 71 St Marks Road, W10 6JG

Stress Management Workshop for Volunteers
10:00am-12pm, 1 Thorpe Close
17th May 2019

If you would like to learn more about how to deal with stress, this workshop is dedicated to local volunteers, filled with tips and guidance on how to manage stress, in volunteering and beyond.This workshop will be delivered with Community Living Well.

Innovations Grant Workshop
10am-14:00pm at the Volunteer Centre
30th May 2019

This workshop is for tri-borough local people, professionals and volunteers looking to learn how to apply for grants up to £2,500 with the Asset Based Community Development programme of Turning Point. You will also have the opportunity to be supported in filling in the simplified application form and have any questions/queries answered to enable you with the building blocks to set up your own innovative projects. Be sure to book a slot before attending: