The “your future your integration project” is beginning to take shape with the support group meetings by the Coventry Refugee and Migrant Centre starting at Hillfields Family Hub on Tuesdays at 1.00pm to 3.00pm for people to meet people, talk about the things they are interested in, have an opportunity to practice their English, gain networks of help and support, and have fun. This group is open to all.
For VAC this means that we finalising the putting together of two exciting free courses
Effective Working with Refugee Volunteers
For voluntary organisations who want to develop their approach to working with refugees or want to find out more about what is happening and to have an open conversation about working with refugees
Volunteering Course for Refugees/ People with Leave to Remain
A 6 week course for people referred through the “your future your integration” project who are refugees and are ready to develop their skills and confidence through a volunteering placement. Looking at setting goals, expectations of volunteer placements and Coventry Culture!
If you are interested or have volunteers who are interested in attending the training or are happy to offer placements specific to refugees or want to know a bit more about how you can support volunteers who are refugees please contact Ruth Burdett on 024 7622 0381 or e-mail email@example.com