Dumfries and Galloway Council have recently employed four Macmillan Move More Champions.
Their role will be to support people affected by cancer (and long term conditions) to remain active during and after cancer treatment.
Free Macmillan Cancer Awareness and Core Volunteer Training will be held on Thursday February 6 at Dalbeattie Town Hall from 10am to 4pm.
The training will consist of the following training topics:
• Introduction to Cancer
• Macmillan Cancer Support intro / awareness
• Communication / listening skills
• Safeguarding (brief)
• Equality / diversity
• Data protection
Move More Dumfries and Galloway are looking to work with wider community groups and clubs in order to offer more physical activity in communities.
If you would like to attend this training, please contact Tina.Lockhart@dumgal.gov.uk to secure your place. Lunch is provided (please advise of any dietary requests when booking place).