Adur and Worthing Learning Opportunities


Volunteer Management

Topic: Develop your volunteering strategy

Date: Tuesday 9 July 2019 (Brighton) / 4 February 2020 (Worthing) – the same course is being run twice

Booking and cost:  Book your place now

How to take a strategic approach to using volunteers to support your work.


Trustee and Leadership Network

Topic: Roles and Responsibilities of being a Trustee

Charity lawyer Moira Protani will give a briefing on the regulatory role of the Charity Commission, and explore the responsibilities of charity trustees regarding reporting and compliance with charity legislation. The Governance Network is open to all community and voluntary organisations across Adur and Worthing, Brighton and Hove.

We will prioritise giving places to our members. To find out how to become a member see our website. Course lead: Moira Protani

Date: 17 July, 18:00 – 20:00

Venue: Gordon Room, Worthing Town Hall BN11 1HA

Book: Book your place now


Health and Well Being Network

The Adur and Worthing Health and Wellbeing Network is a great way to stay up to date with legislation and developments in the sector and to network with collegues from across the area. This session will be focusing on outdoor spaces.

Date:  18 September 2019, 10:00 – 12:00

Venue: Shoreham Centre, Pond Road, BN43 5WU

Book: Book your place now


Children and Young Person Network

Our children and young people network brings together voluntary and community organisations working with children and young people. It’s a great way to stay up to date with changes to and developments in children and young peoples services and plans, as well as to network with other organisations in the area.

Date: 2 October 2019, 14:00 – 16:00

Venue: Gordon Room, Worthing Town Hall, BN11 1HA

Book: Book your place now


Volunteer Co-ordinators Forum 

Our volunteer coordinators’ forum brings together people who manage volunteers. It’s a great way to stay up to date with and learn about best practice around volunteer management, to benefit from peer support, and to network with other volunteer coordinators.

Date: 12 November 2019, 10:00 – 13:00

Venue: Worthing Town Hall, Gordon Room

Book: Book your place now


Other Opportunities for advice and guidance:

Monday afternoon drop-in – Just turn up

Come in and meet Emma and the team every Monday afternoon from 1pm onwards – no need to book an appointment – just pop in for a cup of tea and a chat. We’re in Worthing Town Hall, Chapel Road, ground floor.

  • Learn more about our services
  • Talk through an issue you’re facing
  • Get support or signposting


Community Works Lunch-Stop – Just turn up

Catch up, tell other organisations about your events and projects, share knowledge, ideas and reflect whilst offering support and building relationships over lunch in this informal forum

Shoreham Centre, Pond Road – 25 July 2019 12:00 – 14:00

Worthing Town Hall, Gordon Room – 23 September 2019, 12:00-14:00

Shoreham Centre, Pond Road – 21 October 2019 12:00 – 14:00

Shoreham Centre, Pond Road – 25 November 2019 12:00 – 14:00

Worthing Town Hall, Gordon Room – 9 December 2019, 12:00-14:00


Volunteer Centre Worthing Booking required (Wednesdays)

Our Volunteer Centre helps with your volunteer recruitment and advertising positions online – don’t know where to start – book a slot and we’ll help!





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