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Diabetes UK is a national charity working to raise awareness, improve care and provide help, support and information for people with diabetes and their families. Across the South West we do this ...

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Speaker Volunteer

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Victoria Street, Taunton Deane, Taunton, TA1 3JB, United Kingdom
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This volunteering opportunity is expired
#27845
Scan me or visit www.sparkachange.org.uk/o/Diabetes-UK---South-West/opportunities/Speaker-Volunteer/27845 to join
Detailed description

Speaker volunteers give talks and presentations on behalf of Diabetes UK to groups in their local communities to raise awareness of diabetes and the work of Diabetes UK. Main tasks - Approach community groups in your local area to offer to give talks to their members. - Deliver talks and attend events when requested by the South West regional office. - Present in a friendly and enthusiastic manner to a wide range of groups such as community groups, social clubs, local companies and organisations. - Answer general queries and direct any medical or other specific questions to Diabetes UK or to healthcare professionals. What Diabetes UK can offer you: - The opportunity to be part of reaching and supporting more people living with diabetes - Induction and training - Regular communication with Diabetes UK point of contact - Opportunity to meet and network with other volunteers - The opportunity to learn new skills - Experience of working in the charity sector - Reimbursement of out of office expenses incurred while carrying out activities for Diabetes UK, e.g. travel, lunch. The role of a Speaker Volunteer involves giving talks to groups, at events and sometimes organising your own talks. Talks last 30-60 minutes.

What we will provide to volunteers💸 Reimbursement of costs🤝 Extra support
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About Diabetes UK - South West
Diabetes UK is a national charity working to raise awareness, improve care and provide help, support and information for people with diabetes and their families. Across the South West we do this through our Local, Community and Children & Families Groups; events and awareness stalls; speakers; and Know Your Risk assessments.
This volunteering opportunity is expired
#27845
Scan me or visit www.sparkachange.org.uk/o/Diabetes-UK---South-West/opportunities/Speaker-Volunteer/27845 to join