Volunteers PACKING DATES FOR 2022/23 COMING SOON Please help us to help older people keep warm this winter The last 18 months have brought about changes to all our lives. Here at Small Acts of Kindness ‘HQ’ we are looking ahead with positivity to being able, once again, to help some of the most vulnerable older people in our community keep warm and feel less lonely and isolated. Now all we need to make everything happen is your help. This year, our packing days will take place at our wonderful new building in North Watford (WD24). There is lots of space and plenty of parking on site too. The dates for Small Acts of Kindness packing days for 2021 are now confirmed as follows: SEPTEMBER 21– 23 Tues - Thurs Purple Pages information packs 24 Fri (am) Purple Pages information packs 26 Sun (am) Purple Pages information packs Families welcome (suggested age Year 6+) 27-30 Mon - Thurs Purple Pages information packs and/or hot drinks packs OCTOBER 5 – 7 Tues - Thurs Warm in Winter bags 12 – 14 Tues - Thurs Warm in Winter bags 16 Sat (am) Warm in Winter bags Families welcome (suggested age Year 6+) 19 – 21 Tues – Thurs Warm in Winter bags 24 Sun (am) Warm in Winter bags Families welcome (suggested age Year 6+) 26 – 28 Tues – Thurs Warm in Winter bags Half term – families welcome (suggested age Year 6+) PLEASE BOOK USING THE EVENTBRITE LINK. SEPTEMBER DATES ARE FOR PACKING PURPLE PAGES INFORMATION PACKS/HOT DRINKS PACKS AND OCTOBER DATES ARE FOR PACKING WARM IN WINTER GIFT BAGS The sessions will run from: Morning: 10am – 12.30pm Afternoon: 1.30pm – 4.00pm You are welcome to join us for a morning, an afternoon, the whole day, a few days, a whole week or every session. We welcome teams from businesses, individuals, families and friends. Our packing stations/tables will be spaced well apart. There will be 10 tables per session with a maximum of 2 people per table or 1 family per table. In line with current Government guidelines we strongly recommend that you: Take a lateral flow test before you come to a session Wear a mask Maintain a sensible distance of at least a metre from other volunteers Wash your hands regularly whist on site These recommendations may change over the weeks and months ahead and we will advise you nearer the time if there are any updates To register to help us pack our Warm in Winter bags, please book using the Eventbrite link on this page or call Frances on 07956 536978 or email her at [email protected] We cannot do this without your kindness and support and extend a huge thank you in advance.