Wednesday, 14 February 2018

New Pro Bono OR project with Family Action. Volunteers wanted to help with impact measurement.

Family Action

Project summary:

This project requires assistance from a volunteer to help write an impact report to demonstrate the value of the Young Carer’s Neighbourhood Charter accreditation programme. The organisation would like advice and structure as to what data to collect and how to analyse it effectively. Advice on how to best present findings would also be appreciated. The data set includes over 50 schools, more than 30 organisations and 20 GP surgeries who have achieved accreditation.

Time commitment: 5 days (to be reviewed during initial meeting with organisation)
Location: On site meetings to be held at Shildon, DL4 1AH. After initial meeting, remote working is possible.
Please read projectscope and if you feel you are able to offer your assistance please complete the application form and return along with your CV to by Tuesday 27th February.   

Information about the organisation:

Main activities of the organisation
Family Action provides effective and innovative services that have a positive impact on people’s lives. The work is wide-ranging and includes help for parents-to-be, parenting and relationship support, the provision of many nurseries and Children’s Centres in local communities, intensive family support, emotional health and wellbeing services, counselling, mediation and therapies, a range of mental health services including supported housing, wellbeing support in schools and GP surgeries, financial grants programmes and a range of training and consultancy services. Family Action works with a variety of partners, including local authorities, schools, health and voluntary sector organisations.

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