Introduction to Volunteering

Barnsley Recovery and Wellbeing College, 33 Gawber Road, Barnsley S75 2AH

Moving Forward

This workshop is designed to give you an insight into the role of an NHS volunteer within a Recovery College setting. It is ideally suited for people who are thinking about volunteering or for newly recruited volunteers who are stepping up into this responsible position.

The workshop covers the following areas of practice:

  • Your motivations for volunteering.
  • An outline of our volunteer offer at Barnsley Recovery and Wellbeing College.
  • Exploring aspirations and how these fit with the college offer.
  • Professional and ethical practice.

"I've gained a much better understanding of what's expected of me as a volunteer"



At Barnsley Recovery and Wellbeing College

Start dates and time

Term Wednesday5 June 20241-3pm1 weeks
Term Tuesday17 September 20241-3pm1 weeks
Term Friday7 February 202510-12pm1 weeks


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How do I enrol?

You are not referred to the Recovery College, you can simply enrol yourself, or on behalf of someone for any of our courses that may be of interest to you. Our courses are open to all adults and we welcome carers, supporters and professionals too.

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