Month: May 2013

Kin – a good place for helping people

I like volunteering at the Lighthouse because… I like to meet different people, I really appreciate the Lighthouse Project as it has provided me with a very good place for helping people and given me the chance to do volunteer work. I enjoy my time and the work I do at the Lighthouse Project. thank …

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Janet – it gives me confidence

I like volunteering at the Lighthouse because… I enjoy meeting people and it gives me confidence in being able to deal with the public, both talking and helping with any issues regarding computers. Janet Ruddlesdin

Mary – a very informative place

I like volunteering at the Lighthouse because… The folks here are very friendly, both the staff and visitors, and I love helping people. The Lighthouse Project is a very informative place, it has so much to offer. I have learned so much since I started to volunteer and I will be very sad to leave …

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Colleen – a listening ear

I like volunteering at the Lighthouse because… It gives me a great opportunity to share my skills with others and to help people with support or just to provide a listening ear. It also provides me with valuable experience in working with the community and a charitable organisation which is an area that I hope …

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Peter – painting for pleasure

I like volunteering at the Lighthouse because… I like to help people become better at what they enjoy doing, and encouraging them to try new things and techniques. Peter Baker

Jackie – meeting people

I like volunteering at the Lighthouse because… it is good to get out and meet people and to give back something to society. I enjoy what I do helping with the cleaning and everyone is friendly at the Lighthouse. Jackie Edwards

Wendy – people are really friendly

I like volunteering at the Lighthouse because…   I enjoy volunteering and because you get to meet new people and also the people are really friendly. Wendy Griffiths

Karl – I love my work

I like volunteering at the Lighthouse because… I love my work and it gives me full joy and satisfaction. Karl Brighton.

Healthy Eating & Cooking sessions in June

Starting in mid June we are running another 6 weeks of healthy eating and cooking sessions, Wednesday’s from 1pm. The sessions are hosted by Diane one of the local health trainers and each week you will be shown how to cook a healthy recipe as well as learning about healthy eating. Sessions include: Healthy eating, …

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Tim – it encourages people

I like volunteering at the Lighthouse because…  it is a warm and welcoming environment and the people are nice. It encourages people to develop their skills and make new friends, and gain confidence. It helps you to gain experience for getting back into work. Tim Feenan