Parenting Peer Supporter
What does this involve?
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This is an eight week, two hour course for those wanting to engage in our volunteering programme to become a parenting Peer Supporter.
By choosing to volunteer in our supported environment a person can gain such a lot:
- Personal development opportunities
- Improved knowledge of health and parenting that benefits their own families
- Work experience
- A mutually supportive group learning experience
- Gateways into new training opportunities, qualifications and employment
Sessions focus on the following:
Session 1: Getting to know each other
Session 2: Behaving confidently, dealing with criticism and communication skills
Session 3: How do we interact and learn?
Session 4: Responding to change
Session 5: A snapshot of your Community and the Parenting Team and Safeguarding
Session 6: Becoming a volunteer
Session 7: Understanding volunteering and getting started
Session 8: Completion of formal paperwork
Session 9: Volunteering moving forward and end of course celebration
If you would like to find out more about this programme, please contact your local Family Hub.