Zest seeks volunteers to mentor young people in Sheffield

Community regeneration organisation Zest is seeking volunteers to provide mentoring opportunities for young people. Full training, supervision and expenses included for individuals who can commit to providing 1-2-1 support via Zest's youth club and outdoor activities programme. For more information, email Clare.O'Neill@zestcommunity.co.uk or call 07599 62163.

Carers Week 2022: Sharen’s story, as a Zest keyworker & carer

The theme of Carers Week 2022, which takes place between Monday 6 and Sunday 12 June, is 'Make caring visible, valued and supported'. Carers UK, which organises the awareness week, says unpaid carers and the challenges of caring "should be recognised in all areas of life, caring should be valued and respected by everyone in … Continue reading Carers Week 2022: Sharen’s story, as a Zest keyworker & carer

Works for Me: Zest launches employment support project for Parents and/or Carers returning to work

Zest has a new project called ‘Works for Me’ to support parents and carers living in Sheffield, who want to access training, think about looking for work or become their own boss.  The project - part of the wider Ambition project, part-funded by Sheffield City Council and the European Social Fund - is geared at … Continue reading Works for Me: Zest launches employment support project for Parents and/or Carers returning to work

Sheffield Parent Hub and Zest to run Being a Parent groups; opportunities for group leaders

New ‘Being A Parent’ groups are starting now at Zest Community, exploring ways of manging behaviour, managing parent and family stress, and understanding children’s feelings. These are free groups run by trained parents for parents. Various groups running including groups for families with children with ASD, Co-parents to attend together, as well as groups delivered … Continue reading Sheffield Parent Hub and Zest to run Being a Parent groups; opportunities for group leaders

Zest seeks referrals for wellbeing courses, including Anxiety Management & Managing Depression

Zest is currently offering a suite of four wellbeing/mental health courses designed to help manage mood, build confidence, encourage positive thinking and break down barriers to social engagement and entry to the labour market. See below for details of its Anxiety Management and Managing Depression courses, plus the Women's Wellbeing and Zest4Life courses previously advertised … Continue reading Zest seeks referrals for wellbeing courses, including Anxiety Management & Managing Depression