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Community Information Point Training & Networking Module 1

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Brierley Hill Health and Social Care Centre

Brierley Hill

DY5 1RU

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Join our exciting network of Dudley borough Information Champions!

You may already be a member of staff, community leader or a volunteer from an organisation who supports local people. Perhaps you signpost people to health, wellbeing or social care services, belong to a local charity or help people to understand where to go for benefits or debt advice...

Community Information Champions



What does being an Information Champion involve?

  • Attending two half day training and networking sessions - Induction (Module 1) and Information Resources (Module 2)
  • Accessing the internet where you work or volunteer to provide signposting
  • Learning how to navigate and share information from local trusted online directories and websites
  • Thinking about how to provide community information in a person-centred way
  • Developing communication skills in a relaxed environment
  • Networking with lots of other Information Champions
  • Sharing examples of the difference you are making
  • Having fun!



By registering for this training you confirm that you:

  • Work or volunteer in Dudley borough
  • Have access to the internet and have basic computer skills
  • Have discussed this opportunity with your employer or host organisation
  • Are already in an information giving role or working towards doing so
  • Agree to join our network of Information Champions



How do I book?

  • Simply choose your session from the blue 'select a date' box at the top of this page, hit the green register button then scroll to choose the sector you will be representing as a Community Information Champion
  • If several people from the same organisation wish attend, please register onto different sessions to enable a more varied networking experience



Where will my induction take place?

  • Brierley Hill Health and Social Care Centre, Venture Way, Brierley Hill, DY5 1RU
  • Long and short stay pay and display parking is available opposite the building
  • Your training will take place in the 3rd floor meeting room. Please go to Adult Social Care reception (Blue Badge desk) on the ground floor to register



Do I need to bring anything?

  • If you have any, a small bundle of leaflets about your organisation to share with the group
  • We will provide refreshments, pens and note-paper



Any questions?

  • Please contact Deb or Melissa on 03000 111 001 or email hello@healthwatchdudley.co.uk



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