People with lived experience of mental illness can provide valuable insight and support for others

  • Do you have experience of mental ill health?
  • Are you kind, caring, compassionate and supportive?
  • Could you listen without judgement?
  • Are you in touch with your local community?
  • Would you like to learn more about effective peer working in your community

Shine have partnered with Pelican Trust to deliver volunteer Peer Link/Support Worker training to interested people in Lincolnshire. They can deliver sessions to existing support group volunteers or individuals interested in volunteering with support groups or Shine and the local Mental Health Hubs during . Their volunteer training, whilst based on the Shine Peer Link Worker Training this will be generic and open to all.
Training will be delivered in three two-hour courses on Zoom.

Course One
1.00pm to 3.00pm
on Zoom
Tuesday
• 24 November
• 1 December
• 8 December
Course Two
6.30pm to 8.30pm
on Zoom
Thursday
• 26 November
• 3 December
• 10 December
Course Three
1.00pm to 3.00pm
on Zoom
Thursday
• 14 January 2021
• 21 January 2021
• 28 January 2021
Course Four
6.30pm to 8.30pm
on Zoom
Thursday
• 14 January 2021
• 21 January 2021
• 28 January 2021

For more information and to book a place please email:
info@lincsshine.co.uk or enquiries@pelicantrust.org
Any one of us could be affected by an unexpected life event or illness where peer support will be vital to our recovery and wellbeing

Volunteer Peer Worker Training