We are delighted to announce that we won at the Community Foundation for Lancashire Spirit of Lancashire Awards. We won the Children, Young People and Families Award which was held in February 2013!
Are you aged 16 years and over and not in education/employment?
We are running an FA Level 1 Coaching Course starting on Tuesday 16th April.
If you are interested in a place on the course please ring the UR Potential Office on 01253 292299 as PLACES ARE LIMITED.
The dates for the course are;
UR Potential @ Playfootball.net behind Collegiate High School
Practical & Induction Tuesday 16th April 9am-6pm
Practical Tuesday 23rd April 9am-6pm
Emergency aid Wednesday 24th April 9am–12pm
Safeguarding Wednesday 24th April 1pm-4pm
Assessments Tuesday 30th April 9am–6pm
Are you aged 19 years and over. Do you live on the Fylde Coast or surrounding areas? Do you volunteer or want to volunteer as a mentor?
Want to gain an accredited certificate in Mentor skills? New 2 day course 18th & 25th February 2013. 10.00am to 4.00pm. Blackpool Venue
Contact office 01253 292299 or email@example.com for more details or to register your interest.
5.30 – 7PM
Please RSVP firstname.lastname@example.org if you are able to attend
Light refreshments will be available
Starts Thursday 24th January at ParkView4U, Lytham
9.30am – 3.30pm
Please come along and see how you can make a difference by volunteering
UR Potential Youthled Mystery Shoppers and FCBI Art group, on behalf of Blackpool NHS, are delighted to be hosting the relaunch of Blackpool Tier 2 GP Sexual Health clinics.
There will be entertainment and refreshments and an opportunity to find out more about the services available to 14 – 25 year olds in Blackpool.
Come along and bring your young people/members with you (if appropriate)
We are all thrilled to announce Linda Markey has been successfully shortlisted for a National Volunteering award for her contribution to Volunteering.
Linda was nominated for the V Inspired Outstanding contribution to youth volunteering by a youth worker Award.
Go to http://blog.vinspired.com/ for more information.
Looking forward to the National ceremony in London in March 2013.
Good luck Linda!!!!
*****NEW YEAR- NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR COMMUNITIES AND THEIR MEMBERS*****
UR Potential are holding
Information and Advice Taster Days for Community Learning
across Blackpool, Wyre & Fylde
Come & find out about various fully funded accredited courses.
Moving into Volunteering, Mentoring, Youthwork, Confidence/Building self esteem, Team leadership Level 2, Community Volunteering Qualification, Literacy/Numeracy/IT, Employability, Career in Sports (inc FA Coaching Level 1),PTLLS(Preparing to Teach in Lifelong Sector)
Wednesday 9th January 10.30am – 1.30pm at Claremont First Step Centre, Dickson Road, Blackpool
Monday 14th January 2.00pm to 4.00pm Milton Street Youth & Community Centre, Fleetwood
Tuesday 15th January 3.00pm – 5.00pm Park View 4U Café Lytham St Annes
Please contact email@example.com or ring the office 01253 292299 for more information.
The Art group may just be for you? It is a youth led group with activities ranging from making a Keith Lemon scarecrow to painting a theme for the UR Potential toilets!!! Don’t ask!
We go on trips to the cinema, nights out and are planning a trip to Liverpool!
It is a safe and relaxed group and you don’t even have to be any good at art. We can support you in feeling at ease and it’s a opportunity to meet new people, build your confidence and be part of a team!
Interested? Contact April on 07411062086 or firstname.lastname@example.org or @fcbi_Blackpool for more details