Organisation

Healthy Arts, Support Creative Mindfulness Course

Leigh

WN7

 

Role and Opportunity Details (to apply for this role you must be 18+)

Volunteer Support to Course Facilitator.

To support the Creative Mindfulness for Dementia Course, taking place Thursday 18th April-6th June, 1pm-3pm at The Gold Room, Leigh Miners.

Supporting the course facilitator to set up the session, welcome the group and serve refreshments.

Volunteers will gain experience in working with carers and people living with Dementia, mindfulness and creativity.

 

Specific Skills Required

Volunteers are required to have an Enhanced DBS Certificate.

 

Benefits of Volunteering with this organisation

The first Creative Mindfulness for Dementia Course in 2023, based on the renowned Breathworks Mindfulness for Stress was described as “excellent” and increased every participant’s sense of wellbeing.  It includes learning skills to calm worry and anxiety, enjoyable creative activities, tea and cake in a small group.

  • Volunteers can take part in the whole course.
  • Gain experience working with this specific group.
  • Benefit own health and wellbeing by exploring mindfulness and creativity.

 

Level of commitment required 

Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity.

 

Date(s) / Time(s) Required

Thursday 18th April to 6th June 12.30pm – 3.30pm

 

Volunteer Opportunity Number

VO10385 (please make a note of this ‘VO’ number if applying for this role).