The Ukraine Hub meets in Darlington every Monday from 4 pm to 8 pm and offers a space for people to catch up and help one another.

Supporting the Ukraine Hub

You can support the Ukraine hub by attending weekly sessions. You’ll meet new people, helping them with their English and form-filling. You’ll encourage community support and activities, introduce new attendees to the group, direct them to people who can support them, provide advice/guidance, and share ideas/options via the WhatsApp group. Celebrate birthdays, sewing group, cooking, bring cakes, biscuits and fruit.

Skills: listening to people, patience, empathy, listening to understand rather than respond. Being open and interested in people’s experiences and situations, sign-posting to relevant courses and support to improve conversational English. You will be reliable, caring, friendly, approachable with good conversational skills, friendly, trustworthy and resourceful.

When: 4 hours per week

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