This message is dated Friday 11th August 2017 for Windsor.
Any chance you could include the following one hour training session in your TVP Alerts this week ?
Just thought it might be of interest to some of your readers !
Thanks in advance,
WAM Get Involved: Loan Shark Awareness Training
Date: Tuesday 15th August
Time: 10:30am to 11:30am
Venue: Council Chambers, Town Hall, St. Ives Road, Maidenhead, SL6 1RF.
As part of a month of awareness raising WAM Get Involved in partnership with Stop Loan Sharks are running a short training session, the purpose of which is to provide knowledge and information about the project and how we can help those who have borrowed from illegal lenders. The length of the session is one hour. The presentation will include key things to look out for as a sign that a colleague, client or friend may be involved with a loan shark. We will show the impact that illegal lenders have on victims and communities and how we can work together. The session will cover each of the following areas:
Background to the Stop Loan Sharks Project.
Introduction to Loan Sharking.
- What is a loan shark?
- Size and scale of the issue
- How loan sharks operate
Victims and Loan Sharks.
- Examples of loan sharks we have prosecuted
- Link between loan sharks and other criminality
Effects of Loan Sharking on peoples lives.
How you can make a difference.
Cost: Free, but booking required (via https://goo.gl/8sfSNK)
(Parking is available at car parks nearby, e.g. Hines Meadow, Crown Lane, Maidenhead, SL6 8QZ or Nicholsons Centre, Nicholsons Walk, Maidenhead, SL6 1LB. Please note charges apply.)
WAM Get Involved
You can add your group details, events and volunteering opportunities to our online community database.
Slough Council for Voluntary Service, a registered charity no. 1069086 and a company limited by guarantee No. 3523907.
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