East London Out Project (elop)
To provide dedicated, high-quality, user-centred, responsive and professional services to lesbian, gay, bisexual & trans (LGBT+) communities, that aim to preserve, promote & improve mental, emotional, psychological and social health, wellbeing, safety and empowerment, whilst working to challenge and eradicate discrimination and inequalities faced by LGBT+ people, and others questioning…

We're looking for LGBT+ volunteers who have an interested in all things / any things outdoors that will help us establish a range of opportunities this will include walk & talk activities & sporting activities Volunteers will plan and lead walks in outdoor spaces in London thorough the use of parks, canals and other open spaces Volunteers with an interest in sports who can run introductory sporting / exercise activities in outdoor space These sessions can be weekly or monthly and will be for LGBT+ community who are isolated and looking to connect to others through organised activities.

Time commitment

Will need to attend induction training and then plan events and communicate with linked member of staff who will provide support / supervision and then run the event /s and provide feedback as to how the event went.
What measures have you put in place to ensure volunteers’ safety during COVID-19?
These are activities that are taking place outside.
Information provided to all prior to attending re Covid re not attending if asked to self isolate or if have symptoms.

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