Events and Networking

All our upcoming events are listed here with the most recent events at the top, check back often to see what exciting activities we are offering for our members.


“ Take Care of Yourself ” A Health & Wellbeing Workshop

Tuesday 1st May
10.00am—12.30pm (please arrive at 9.45am for a 10am start)
Main Room, 29 Church Street, Slough, Berkshire, SL1 1PL

Please arrive by 9.45am. The sessions will start at 10.00am

revealing the SECRETS of living healthier for longer. Learn to create inner peace, manage feelings, live a HAPPY life and easily incorporate relaxation into your everyday life. You will easily create positive habits that sustain you through life’s up and downs. These healthy lifestyle habits will build RESILIENCE against sickness, burn out, and depression learn POWERFUL intentional actions to take to care for your physical,
mental and emotional health.

By the end of the workshop you will have:

Your own personal wellbeing plan

5 steps for living healthier for longer

A life-changing experience in one afternoon

Book here

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Volunteer Passport Scheme
FREE training for your volunteers! (worth £200)

What is the Volunteer Passport Scheme?

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For volunteers Flyer - Vol

The volunteer passport scheme is a Slough initiative, which offers a series of 4 short training modules exploring the key areas all volunteers need to successfully volunteer with clients. These modules will give participants the basic skills, awareness, confidence and knowledge required to volunteer. The training modules can be booked in any order.

Following a recent consultation Slough CVS are pleased to announce a pilot of the Slough Volunteer Passport Scheme, which offers £200 worth of free training in 4 modules to your volunteers in core skills needed to successfully volunteer with clients. These modules will give participants the basic skills, awareness, confidence and knowledge required to volunteer successfully. The training modules can be booked in any order.


Booking details

Equality and Diversity
28th June 2.00pm-4.30pm

Boundaries and Confidentiality
14th June 2.00pm-4.30pm
12th July 2.00pm-4.30pm

Communication Skills
7th June 2.00pm-4.30pm
5th July 2.00pm-4.30pm

Safeguarding - delivered by Slough Borough Council
21st June 2.00pm-4.30pm
19th July 2.00pm-4.30pm

Venue: Main Room, 29 Church Street, Slough, Berkshire, SL1 1PL


The Benefits

  • Upskilled volunteers
  • Access through SCVS of a database of trained volunteers for targeted recruitment
  • Access to free volunteer management training
  • Enhanced ability to meet SQP standards for volunteers
  • Enhanced ability to access funding
  • Ability to add your vacancies to our volunteering newsletter

Carer Networking Lunches

Throughout 2018 we have several Carer Networking Lunches planned.

The dates are:

Wednesday 6th June
Wednesday 5th September
Wednesday 19th December

For further information have a look at the Slough Carers Support website.

SPACE Associate Meeting 2018 dates
Main Hall, 29 Church St. Slough, 10am – 12pm

21st March
5th June
18th September
4th December

If you are interested in becoming a SPACE Associate please contact Joanna Flaxman on 01753 524176 or e-mail joanna@sloughcvs.org.uk