Allsorts, the LGBT Youth Project is currently recruiting LGBT volunteers, particularly BME/POC, trans and bi, to help run their weekly drop-in and groups.
VOLUNTEERS help Allsorts staff run a supportive drop-in space for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and unsure (LGBTU) young people aged 16-25 and also have volunteering opportunities in fundraising and administrationsupport in the busy Allsorts Office.
- Help the staff team to facilitate the drop-in’s programme of activities (workshops, art projects, games etc)?
- Help the young people to participate in the drop-in’s activities and offer them a supportive ear?
- Help the staff team to set up the drop-in and clear up afterwards?
- Help prepare and serve meals for the young people?
Allsorts drop-in is every Tuesday evening, from 5.30pm to 8.30pm. Volunteers arrive at 5pm to help set up the drop-in. After the drop-in, they clear up and hold a de-brief session, finishing at about 9pm. You are asked to volunteer two evenings a month and receive training including workshops on safeguarding, listening skills, diversity and inclusion and will be offered both individual and group supervision and expenses.
If you are interested or want more information, email Anna: firstname.lastname@example.org who will email you a form:
Or by post to Allsorts Youth Project, 69 Ship Street, Brighton, BN1 1AE.
Closing date for application forms: Monday, April 27, 2015 at 5pm.