National Volunteers’ Week launches with theme: ‘A Time to Say Thanks’

Graham Robson May 20, 2022

Volunteers from our LGBTQ+ groups – including Lunch Positive, Clare Project, Allsorts and Sussex Beacon – have played a vital role in the pandemic response and have been the lifeblood of communities during an exceptionally difficult couple of years.

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Community News

Martlets thanks its 500 volunteers as part of Volunteers Week 2019

Besi Besemar June 3, 2019

Marlets says ‘thank you’ to over 500 volunteers by highlighting the essential contribution they make to the care and support that it is able to give local people and their families as part of National Volunteers’ Week from June 1-7. 

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Community News

Samaritans mark last weeks National Volunteers Week

Besi Besemar June 13, 2017

Samaritans marked Volunteers’ Week last week by highlighting the difference emotional support can make in the face of disadvantage. During volunteers’ week (1-7 June) Samaritans in Brighton and Hove joined volunteer organisations across the UK to show how giving your time makes a huge difference to the lives of others.

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General News

National Volunteers Week – Horse rescue centre needs volunteers

Besi Besemar May 30, 2017

Horse rescue centre near Bolney, Sussex needs new volunteers to help care for its eight horses and ponies each with their own story of mistreatment or neglect. How to Train Your Human Therapeutic Experiences (HTTYH) was set up by Brighton-born Amber John, to bring horses and people together for the benefit of both.

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