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The Power of Volunteering During Pregnancy, Birth and Beyond

This one-day event will provide insight into the unique contribution of volunteering and what works when designing, commissioning and implementing early prevention to achieve outcomes for babies, parents and communities.

At the event you’ll learn about…

  • Why perinatal volunteering is a good investment
  • Evidence: how it reduces pressure on public services
  • Delivering best value volunteering: how high quality implementation is crucial
  • How to embed volunteering alongside the ‘system’
  • Pioneering perinatal volunteer programmes that are leading this approach; challenges; achievements and lessons they have for others
  • Increasing the involvement of fathers

This event brings together national leaders, innovators, researchers and lead practitioners who are already delivering successful perinatal volunteer programmes.

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Event Details

The Power of Volunteering During Pregnancy, Birth and Beyond


One day conference


National Council for Voluntary Organisations, 8 All Saints St, London, N1 9RL


Suitable for:

Maternity, Better Births, Healthy Child Programme and Public Health professionals

Frontline midwifery, health visiting, children’s centre and early years practitioners

Commissioners working in local authorities and CCGs

Charities, social enterprises and community development organisations passionate about volunteering


From £120


Event Date

Tuesday 28 March 2017

10:00 - 16:00

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