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Volunteers’ Week 2023

May 31 , 2023
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2023 marks the 39th year of Volunteers’ Week (1-7 June), and Pain Concern joins thousands of charities and voluntary organisations in recognising the contribution volunteers make across the UK. Celebrate and Inspire With this year’s theme of ‘Celebrate and Inspire’ we hope to encourage people to be the change ...

Pain Concern receives Volunteer Friendly Award

December 01 , 2022
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Pain concern is delighted to receive a Volunteer Friendly Award.

Call for Volunteers for a Study to Help Explain Distress and Disability in Chronic Pain

April 22 , 2020
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ARE YOU AN ADULT WITH CHRONIC PAIN? Our friends at the University of Warwick Psychology Department's Sleep & Pain Lab are looking for volunteers to complete a short online questionnaire for their WITHIN study, which aims to help explain distress and disability in chronic pain. If you are interested ...

Evaluation of Pain Matters

March 03 , 2020
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WE NEED YOUR HELP: We are going to be performing an evaluation of our magazine, Pain Matters, over the course of the next few months. Evaluation is a key factor in securing funds, not just for future issues of Pain Matters, but to fund all the work we do here at ...

Call to participate in research study focusing on effects of long term pain

August 14 , 2018
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Are you living with chronic pain? Swansea University are conducting a research study to assess people’s understanding and experiences of long term medication for chronic pain. If you live in Swansea, Bridgend, or Neath Port Talbot and would like to get involved, please click here. ...

Tell your story for Volunteers’ Week

June 02 , 2014
Did you know it’s Volunteers’ Week this week? If you have thought of volunteering, but were unsure how you could help, this is a great time to find out more. Volunteering has lots of benefits – from teaching you new skills (which could help get a job) to ...

Volunteer Recruitment Fair

September 23 , 2013
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If you’re considering volunteering, come and meet us in Edinburgh this Wednesday at the Volunteer Recruitment Fair. Volunteering is a great opportunity to build skills, experience and contacts. We could use your help in our helpline, media department, policy department, audio transcription, fundraising, ...

Listeners and Readers Panel

September 26 , 2013
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We are currently recruiting for our Listeners and Readers Panel. Would you be interested in helping us to make our information as helpful and informative as possible? As part of the Panel you will listen to audio files, give us feedback on interviews, and read occasional information leaflets ...