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Buddy Volunteer Training 

Starts
10:00, Saturday 22nd April
Ends
15:00, Saturday 22nd April
Location
London | Sutton | Wallington
Our nearest train station is Wallington. There are regular trains to Wallington from stations including Victoria, Clapham Junction, Balham, Streatham, Norwood Junction and Crystal Palace. You can also travel from London Bridge, changing at Norwood Junction. Please note trains to Carshalton are much faster than trains to Wallington. However, Carshalton is a slightly longer walk/cycle. From Wallington station you can cycle or walk to the farm (10/25 mins – see the blue route on the map below), or take the 127 bus, getting off at Woodcote Green, opposite Wallington High School By bicycle You may be able to cycle all the way, or take your bicycle on the train to Carshalton or Wallington. By car Please park on Woodmansterne Lane or Flitton’s Nursery and enter through our gate (opposite Flitton’s Nursery). To get there, follow directions to SM6 0SW.
40a Telegraph Track, Wallington, SM6 0SH (map)
Training course | Volunteer event

About

We are looking for new Buddy Volunteers to support our community volunteering days at Sutton Community Farm. Our next training session will be Saturday 22nd April 2017, from 10am to 3pm. We will holding another condensed session on the afternoon of Wednesday 17th May, from 2pm for our regular volunteers and anyone who would like to become a buddy.

The aim of our Buddy Volunteering Programme is to help us maintain a supportive, welcoming and safe space at the farm. As a Buddy, you will play an important role in helping to support fellow volunteers and coordinate tasks. This programme is for volunteers who are interested in supporting volunteers who have mental health problems and/or learning disabilities, or those who may just need a little extra support. Buddies help run practical activities and are available to volunteers who need extra guidance or help with settling in and getting to know the farm. Ideally, Buddies will commit to 1-2 volunteeing sessions per month.

If you'd like to attend please go to http://suttoncommunityfarm.org.uk/projects/buddy-v...  contact Harley at [email protected] and fill out this application form.

Buddy Volunteer Training

London | Sutton | Wallington

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