We support, promote and develop voluntary and community action in Middlesbrough.


We advertise events and training of interest to clients, staff and volunteers of voluntary organisations in Middlesbrough.  We can advertise your event or training on our website for free.

Volunteering- Policies and Procedures

2 December 2021 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

We are excited to offer a series of training to cover the essentials of volunteer management. Please find below information about second training session of the series.

Volunteering - Policies and Procedures

This session is to gain an understanding of the relevant policies and procedures that are needed before recruiting volunteers. This will be an interactive session with opportunities to have discussions and ask questions.

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Funding workshop

13 December 2021 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Find a Funder workshop 10am Monday 13 December
Organistions supporting people with disabilities or sensory loss particularly welcome



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Hidden Sentence training - online

8 March 2022 - 9:30am to 15 March 2022 - 12:30pm

Are you interested in reducing reoffending?

Are you working with children and families in the community?

Does your work include improving outcomes for children or families?

Hidden Sentence training is for any employees or volunteers whose work brings them into contact with families of prisoners, including health professionals, probation/CRC staff, school staff, child care providers, social workers, youth workers, play workers, local authority staff or community/voluntary workers.


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Care leaver awareness training

16 March 2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm

This course will be of interest to those working with young people in both a community and custodial setting. The course explores what it means to be a care leaver and the potential issues faced by care experienced people. The course also gives awareness on the rights and entitlements of legal care leavers aged 18 to 25 years.

This is a 3 hour session and is currently delivered on Zoom.



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