Remaining politically neutral during General Election 2024

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While we understand that this period will see many passionate discussions and do not want to discourage open discussion, we cannot allow discussions which are purely intended to influence voting.

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Ichika Community member Posts: 16 Connected
I have looked for volunteering but nowhere are taking anyone on can someone help me, please. I would prefer to be in a child care setting if anyone is willing to help me out, please. 


  • janer1967
    janer1967 Community member Posts: 21,964 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi unfortunately there are not many opportunities available at current times for anything 

    Childcare is also affected with lockdown so it may be worth waiting till the lockdown is eased 

    You would also need a current criminal record check your able to work with children 
  • Tori_Scope
    Tori_Scope Scope Posts: 12,506 Disability Gamechanger
    edited February 2021
    Have you had a look on @ichika

    Some volunteering schemes have paused due to the pandemic, but there are still opportunities out there. Child care may be a little more difficult right now, but there could still be opportunities out there. What kind of places have you been contacting? 

    Is there any other area of volunteering you'd consider?
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  • Ichika
    Ichika Community member Posts: 16 Connected
    Yes I have looked at the website that you have given me, but I can't find anything, and I have been contacting local places by my area but no where can take anyone one. 

    And I have also considered doing volunteering work at banodors Charity shop.

    Thank you for your help tho it's very much appreciated.
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