Crimestoppers volunteering vacancies in Slough ​

30-05-2017

Volunteering vacancies in Slough - https://crimestoppers-uk.org/get-involved/volunteer-for-crimestoppers/volunteering-enquiry-form/

Crimestoppers: Ambassadors Coordinator

Ambassadors are organisations or charities that work within the local community to reduce crime and protect vulnerable individuals. Their staff and volunteers act as advocates for Crimestoppers; telling their client groups and networks about the services we provide.

The Ambassadors Coordinator is responsible for recruiting and sustaining Ambassadors. This includes recruiting, training, motivating, encouraging and supporting all Ambassadors, enabling them to deliver effective results

This role also requires skills in: facilitating and maintaining positive communications locally; providing a positive engagement model with local partners, encouraging local partnership working in order to promote Crimestoppers.

Further information

Crimestoppers: Campaign Co-ordinator

To lead in the delivery of specific campaigns/projects which improve the lives of residents through reduction in crime and the fear of crime.

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Crimestoppers: Chair

We are looking for Volunteer Chairs in a number of locations with a suitable range of skills to take on the role of recruiting and sustaining an active committee membership. This includes motivating, encouraging and supporting all volunteer members, enabling them to deliver effective results - as well as leading the development, implementation and tracking of an annual business/action plan and providing leadership by offering clarity, direction and guidance.

These roles also require facilitating and maintaining positive communications both locally and centrally, providing a positive engagement model with the local police forces and encouraging local partnership working in order to promote Crimestoppers.

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Crimestoppers: Fearless Rep

  • To grasp opportunities to promote Fearless to young people aged 11-16
  • To speak appropriately on Fearless’ behalf
  • To bring personal, professional expertise and skill
  • To liaise with the local/relevant Crimestoppers staff member

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Crimestoppers: Fundraiser

We are looking for highly organised people who can help us raise the funds necessary to increase awareness of Crimestoppers and the services we provide.

To become a Fundraiser for Crimestoppers you will need to have excellent communications skills and the enthusiasm to drum up support for our charity.

We primarily use Fundraisers to increase the contributions of individuals and groups to our charity by building relationships and exploring new fundraising opportunities from various sources. You could be writing a bid to a trust or grant funding organisation, seeking support from a local business, working with major donors, planning a fundraising event or even taking part in a challenge event yourself.

The ability to network is paramount for this role, since success in the role depends heavily on being able to forge positive relationships with supporters and funding organisations.

Fundraisers also work to raise awareness of the charity's work, aims and goals.

Fundraiser

Crimestoppers: Secretary

We are looking for highly organised people who can contribute to the smooth running of our volunteer Committees by providing secretarial and admin support to assist our Committees in their task of promoting the charity.

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Crimestoppers: Social Media Volunteer

We are looking for Social Media Volunteers to promote, develop and maintain our online presence in order to maximise our impact and to promote ourselves as widely as possible to the local community.

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Crimestoppers: Treasurer

To be responsible for the Committee’s funds, and to be accountable to the Committee and the Director of Finance at Crimestoppers Central Office for the management of that fund.

To take the lead in the committee’s financial planning in order to support effective delivery of local campaigns and fundraising efforts.

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Crimestoppers: Vice Chair

We are looking for Vice Chairs in a number of locations with a suitable range of skills to take on the important role of supporting their Committee Chair and being confident to stand in for the Chair when they are unavailable.

This includes motivating, encouraging and supporting all volunteer members, enabling them to deliver effective results - as well as supporting the development, implementation and tracking of an annual business/action plan.

These roles also require facilitating and maintaining positive communications both locally and centrally, providing a positive engagement model with the local police forces and encouraging local partnership working in order to promote Crimestoppers.

Further information

​Slough Together Walk - Raise money for your charity

22-03-2017

Saturday 29th April 2017
Upton Court Park
Starting any time between 9.00 am to 1.00pm


This year the Rotary Club of Slough Slough Together Charity Walk is being held on Saturday 29th April 2017. All the funds raised by your members and friends are retained by your charity with over £25,000 raised last year for over 35 different charities.

The Walk starts and ends at Upton Court Park, Slough, with a route along the Jubilee and Thames rivers.

Registration before the event is £5.00 per adult when paid on-line, Registration paid on the day £10.00. Accompanied children under 14 free. Entry entitles walkers to a free bottle of water and other goodies donated by their sponsors.

Enjoy 5 gentle miles of your local, beautiful Thames and Jubilee riversides. Get a group together, and have fun raising money for your charity. All the funds raised by walkers and friends are retained for their charity.

Contact e-mail:info@sloughrotary.org.uk
Full registration details at: www.sloughrotary.org.uk/walk/

Planning Slough's Future: Have your say

02-02-2017

Don’t miss this opportunity to share your views and encourage your members to have a say on the issues that will affect Slough over the next 20 years.

The Local Plan will be used to make decisions about planning applications and developments about planning applications and development projects in the future.

The consultation will look at:

  • Building new homes – sites to be used, affordability, releasing Green Belt land, changing land use
  • The economy and the town centre – the role of the town centre, getting Slough residents into higher paid and higher skilled jobs, benefiting from the Heathrow expansion plans
  • Getting around Slough – encouraging the use of alternative modes of transport, restricting traffic in town
  • Good design and environmental standards – Balancing green spaces with the necessary new housing, protecting Slough from pollution, green issues.

There will be a public consultation event at the Curve on 13 February, 7- 9pm
Online consultation form

WORD consultation form


The Consultation will end on Monday 27 February 2017.
If you require more information email planningpolicy@slough.gov.uk or write to 2FW St Martins Place, 51 Bath Road, SL1 3UF.

Carers Week 2017 12 – 16 June SAVE THE DATE!

27-01-2017

Carers week 2016 saw the launch of a brand new carers group and the Slough Carers Support Website went live. Carers were able to attend pamper sessions, yoga classes and Bhangra dancing. Many local businesses, support groups and charities came together on exhibition day to make the seek a success.

This year we are determined to make Carers week 2017 even better than last year and we need your help to do it!

Tell us what events you would like to see during the week. If you are a carer then Carers week is your week!

If you have some time to spare and would like to volunteer to help either to plan the week or to help out during the week it would be great to hear from you.

If you would like to get involved please register now at www.sloughcarerssupport.co.uk or email us at sloughcarers@gmail.com

If you are a local business and you wish to support Carers Week 2017 then please contact Carrie Brierley Carers Project Co-ordinator on 01753 524176 or email me at sloughcarers@gmail.com

Launch of Brighter Berkshire A Year of Mental Health 2017

16-01-2017

Today is the Launch of Brighter Berkshire A Year of Mental Health 2017

Across Berkshire people, ideas and activities will come together to make a significant impact locally on the issues related to poor mental health.

BBC Radio Berkshire launch the initiative on Monday 16th January with the first of a monthly programme 11am-1pm which is hosted completely by people with lived experience of mental health problems.

They will be keeping us updated on the creative things that are taking place over the year to raise awareness, reduce stigma and help improve the support available for those who need it.

Tune in to find out more and hear about what's happening and please check our the updated website with lots of opportunities for anyone to do something over the year.

http://brighterberkshire.com/