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Welcome to the ‘Learning and Development’ section of the Volunteer Zone

Volunteering should be a rewarding experience that enables you to learn new skills and develop throughout your volunteering journey. We want to ensure that you have the opportunity and information you need in order to grow with us as we develop.

Volunteer induction

This online induction is for new volunteers, however you may find it of interest even if you have been volunteering with us for a while. The induction covers:

• what is motor neurone disease
• the work of the Association and our aims and values
• the importance of volunteers in carrying out our work
• the main policies to be aware of as a volunteer
• the support, information and guidance that you can expect.

Click here to access the induction, which can worked through at your own pace.

Upcoming events

Welcome Onboard Days - induction days for new volunteers held in Northampton

Association Visitor Development Days

Other Association Events - including regional conferences and our AGM/ annual conference

E-Learning resource

We have an e-Learning platform available for volunteers which hosts a range of learning modules to help you build upon your existing knowledge and develop new skills. These include writing and public speaking modules to how to use Microsoft Office.

To access the platform you will need to be a registered volunteer with us and have an email address. To request access you will need to email learning.development@mndassociation.org or call the volunteering team on 0345 6044 150.

For further information and support contact our MND Connect helpline

mndconnect 0808 802 6262