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Training and Selection Day

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43 Bromham Road

Bedford

MK40 2AA

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The Training and Selection Day is the second part of the training process to becoming a Yarl's Wood Befriender, and is only open to those who have previously attended an information session.
At the Training & Selection Day, you will find out more about the befriending role and what you can expect whilst visiting someone being detained indefinitaly at Yarl's Wood IRC.

Some of the topics to be covered will be:

  • Active listening
  • Mental health of detainees
  • Victims of trafficking
  • Victims of torture
  • Boundaries

You will be provided with lunch and tea and coffee throughout the day.
If you have any dietary requirments, please email them to info@ywbefrienders.org.

Once you have booked your place you will recieve more information via email which will include your application form, notes on the training process and information about joint visits to the centre. Please ensure that this information is returned to us before the training and selection day.

Please be at the office for a prompt 10am start and if you have any further questions then please call 01234 272090
Parking is avaliable in the carpark behind the building off Union Street.

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