What changes can we make to our country that will enable our families and whānau to flourish?What can we do to make sure all our children and mokopuna have equal choices and opportunities for their futures? How do our society’s systems contribute to some of us living in poverty and hardship? How do we improve these systems?The J R McKenzie Trust has established a fund to contribute to a reduction in the number of children, young people and families living in poverty. We need your Big Ideas to make it happen.
Red Cross Refugee Support Volunteers (RSV’s) work in a team to support a former refugee family build a new life in Nelson! Full training is provided. Contact NZ Red Cross [email protected] 546-5012
RSV’s are a vital part of the successful resettlement of former refugees. Our former refugees come from Bhutan, Myanmar and Colombia.
RSV’s comment on how much they gain from the experience of volunteering with us, in the knowledge that they have supported a former refugee family settle here, the learning of diverse cultures, and in the friendships made.
Next training course: starts June 8th 2018. The course is over a full weekend and one weekday evening.
To find out more about the role and our next training course, please contact Pat on [email protected] 546-5012
Article type: Job Vacancies and Volunteer Opportunities
Venue: Nelson Red Cross Service Centre 59 Parkers Road, Tahunanui, Nelson 7010
Contact Name: Megan Pike
Contact Phone: 03 546 5012
Contact Email: [email protected]