For current volunteers
Upcoming visitor group meetings
Crawley: 17th September – 6:30pm
17th October (time TBC): Age dispute cases. The Refugee Council will look at how best to deal with cases where there is an age dispute.
Email Daniel@gdwg.org.uk if you have any questions on the trainings or if you’d like to sign up.
8th September – Location TBC
19th October – Cambridge
The Visitors Handbook contains all the essential information you need when volunteering with GDWG. You can download the Visitors Handbook here.
GDWG Volunteer policies are available to view and download here:
- Adults Safeguarding
- Child Safeguarding
- Conflicts of interest
- Property policy
- Visiting detainees who pose a safety risk
- Visiting detainees with serious convictions
- Visiting suicidal detainees
- Volunteer complaints, comments and compliments procedure
- Volunteer disciplinary procedure
- Guidelines on gift giving
- Guidelines on staying in touch with former detainees
- Volunteering policy