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News & Events

23 Aug 2018

Our summer newsletter has been published. Assumption Together - Sisters and lay people responding together to the call to transform our society through living Gospel values. One of the ways we live this in England is our volunteer programme.

23 Aug 2018

One place available for a volunteer in Newcastle - combine your love of creative arts and your desire to work with disadvantaged kids. 

13 Jul 2018

Volunteers needed to help with English classes including IT, internet, journalism and world events. 

13 Jul 2018

I was privileged and happy to attend the first week of the Sisters' chapter in Lourdes as one of 16 lay delegates.The internationality is a blessing

22 Jun 2018

The AV coordinator is privileged to sttend thr meeting of sisters from around the world, at their 6-yearly chapter

27 Feb 2018

Do you want to live in another culture for one year and share in the lives of poor, young or marginalised people? We can subsidise ten volunteers each year in Newcastle, Rwanda, India, Lithuania and Philippines. 

11 Dec 2017

Our latest newsletter is out with three thoughtful reflections by our newest volunteers. 

23 Nov 2017

Assumption Volunteers in the UK are from the Philippines, Ukraine and USA. 

17 Aug 2017

It's August and we celebrate the Feast of the Assumption, the bicentennial year of the birth of two of the foundresses of the Religious of the Assumption, the Youth Pilgrimage in France - and the end of one volunteer year and the beginning of the next. 

14 Aug 2017

Finished our training week for five volunteers going overseas with Assumption, Jesuit Missions and Salesians.

29 Jun 2017

Helen Granger, Assumption Volunteer Co-ordinator, Anita Motha from the Salesians and James Trewby from the Columbans, explain why people volunteer abroad, and what an enriching experience it can be.

20 Jun 2017

We are very happy to have seven young adults ready to volunteer in the Philippines, Lithuania and Newcastle. We can support three more in Newcastle to start in September. 

1 Jun 2017

This summer we again offer short volunteering opportunities in Italy, France and the Philippines. 

20 Apr 2017

Our latest newsletter is now published. Four volunteer stories, opportunities for summer volunteering and more...

9 Feb 2017

Give your time, talents and enthusiasm for one year and gain skills, experience, international friendships and much more.

Applications now open for volunteering in 2017-18.

19 Dec 2016

In this newsletter we welcome our new volunteers to the Philippines and to Newcastle ...