Volunteering & Community Champions


Here are Sure Start Children’s Centres North Halifax Partnership we recognise that volunteers play an important part in helping us to provide a quality service, at the same time building a portfolio of work experience and qualifications.  This can then help when applying for paid work.


What is in it for you?

By volunteering with us you will gain:-

–          Work experience

–          Free in-house training

–          Formal qualifications

–          Career prospects

–          Sense of wellbeing

Other reasons why you might want to volunteer:-

–          Advice & guidance

–          Keeping you active

–          Improving your community

–          Making friends

All out of pocket expenses are refunded.


What do I do now?

If you can spare some time and would like to know more about our service and the area in which we work then you are welcome to come along to our ‘Volunteering, is it for you?’ sessions to find out more.  For details of the next session ring 01422 251090

Community Champions

Are you familiar with Sure Start Children’s Centres North & East Halifax services?

Are you outgoing and friendly and willing to volunteer some of your time at a time to suit you?

If you answered yes to the above then maybe you need to think about becoming a Community Champion.

The role of the Community Champion is to promote the work of Sure Start Children’s Centres North Halifax Partnership by attending events or activities or simply just by handing out flyers or talking to parents in the playground.

You will required to undertake the volunteering safely course followed by a short session that covers more detail about the role of the community champion.

If you are interested in this role or would simply like to know more contact Sue Lodge on 01422 266197.