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Latest Recommended Training and Resources

Here you'll find links to the latest training events and resources from us and other local organisations working to strengthen social action and tackle poverty in Cornwall.

Upcoming Training

  • Meet the Funders Community Workshop: Energy & Sustainability

Tuesday 17 Jan 12 - 1.30pm Online

At this lunchtime session Transformation Cornwall will explore energy efficiency ideas and funding opportunities for buildings including homes, community buildings and churches. Our speakers will be Brian Cuthbertson, Head of Environment and Sustainability for The Diocese of London and Dr Tim Jones of Community Energy Plus (CEP) Cornwall's fantastic energy advice charity. Book yourself on today.

  • Money Counts training for Cornwall

Friday 13 Jan 10am Online

The Cornwall 'Worrying About Money?' leaflet is a straightforward resource for people facing financial crisis and support workers to quickly see available cash first support options and which local agencies are best placed to help. This one-hour online training is for frontline staff and volunteers who may have brief conversations with people about their money worries or financial struggles as part of their work. Book your place here and order copies of the leaflet here.

  • Warm spaces training: Creating a welcoming space

Wednesday 14 December 6pm Online

This session will provide hints, tips and ideas to enable Warm Welcome spaces to be as welcoming as possible for all those attending. This will include practical suggestions about the environment, equipment and atmosphere as well as recommendations about sustainability into the future. There will also be examples of how to support and equip volunteers and maintain boundaries for all. Register here.

Latest Resources

  • McColls Food Collection

    Some charities in Cornwall have started collecting food from their local McColls stores and have testified how simple and useful these items are. The company have asked us to highlight this opportunity. Follow this link to indicate your preferred collection days.
  • #SleighNoToLoanSharks

    Stop Loan Sharks’ latest campaign #SleighNoToLoanSharks spreads the message about the risks of illegal lending and how people can access the organisation’s support. Find out more here.
  • Clewer Initiative In The Shadows Campaign

    In 2018, one third of victims identified by the UK Modern Slavery Helpline were women. The women in the shadows resources shine a light on the suffering of marginalised women. Take a look at the materials here.