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Societies | Volunteering: Project Spark

To find out more information about this role and similar opportunities, book an informal chat appointment with a member of the Volunteering team.

Would you like to gain experience volunteering with young adults with learning disabilities?

This projects aim is to bring together students from Sheffield Hallam University and young adults with learning disabilities to reduce isolation and learn from each other. Volunteers and participants will have the chance to create sessions at The HUBs covering a variety of topics such as:

- Cooking

- Environmental / gardening

- Arts and crafts

This volunteering role will involve:

  • Creating the session plans that would suit different people with a variety of needs.

  • Be available to set up for the events before the session starts.

  • Bringing lots of energy and encouragement to the sessions to ensure that they young people really enjoy themselves.

Although it may be a small commitment for you, the level of appreciation that the young adults will get is amazing.  A lot of young adults with disabilities find it hard to integrate themselves into the community which is why this project has been set up – you will get so much more from it than you think!

 

 


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Committee Elections

Project Spark committee elections 2019/20

Project Spark committee elections 2019/20

3 posts are up for election.

Nominations are now closed.

The polls are open and will close at 12:00 on Friday 28 June 2019 (in 7 days)

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