Become a TASC Peer Support Volunteer and support the wellbeing of your colleagues!

Join our training workshop to learn everything you need to know to become a Peer Support Volunteer

What is a Peer Support Volunteer?

At the core of peer support is the belief that only those who have been through a difficult experience can truly understand what someone going through a similar experience is feeling. TASC Peer Support Volunteers offer a listening ear, empathy and support to colleagues within the ambulance service. 

What the workshop will cover

The aim of the workshop is to:

  • give you a better understanding of the services TASC provides
  • empower you to offer support to colleagues and peers in their time of need
  • show you how to deal with difficult conversations more effectively

We will be bringing together professionals in the fields of mental health, debt management and bereavement into one training session. This is a rare opportunity for you to have quality time with our experts, including group discussions and asking any questions you may have.

Refreshments will be provided throughout the day and all attendees are invited to a buffet lunch which will served between 1.00pm and 2.00pm.  

Next Peer Support Volunteer Training Workshop

14 May 2019, 9am – 5pm
The Charis Centre, West Green Drive
Crawley, RH11 7EL 

Map and directions

Event registration will open soon. Watch this space!

Our experts

TBC - Experts at previous workshops have included The Red Poppy Company, Cruse, Auriga and Money Advice Scotland.

Expenses

As TASC volunteers, you will be able to claim reasonable out-of-pocket expenses for your travel to the event.

Peer Support Training Workshops 2019/2020

In order to offer this opportunity to as many people as we can, we’re taking our training workshops on the road so you can book a place at a time and location that’s convenient for you.

We’re still in the planning stages, but the preliminary dates and locations for our future training workshops are below:

  • July 2019 – East of England
  • September 2019 – Yorkshire
  • November 2019 – South Central
  • February 2020 – North West
  • April 2020 – South West
  • June 2020 – North East
  • September 2020 – Wales
  • November 2020 - London

Check back on this page regularly to find out more information.

Contact us

T: 0247 7987 922
E: volunteering@theasc.org.uk.

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