Westhill Open Award Group
WesthillDoE@aol.co.uk

Duke of Ed logoWelcome to Westhill Open Award Group

We are a volunteer group registered with Aberdeenshire Council to train and support Duke of Edinburgh's Award participants aged 14-24 from the
local area aiming to complete their Bronze, Silver or Gold Award. If you've started your Award elsewhere and need help to finish it - get in touch!
LATEST NEWS updated 15th September
WHAT'S HAPPENING NEXT: 
 
NEW! This year's Enrolment Event is on Thursday 25th September at 4.30pm, Westhill Community Centre. Whether you can attend or not, please see instructions and forms on our Enrolment page
 
NEW! Check out the Red Cross free first aid elearning & app on our Training page
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 12 BRONZE TEAMS WHO HAVE COMPLETED THEIR QUALIFYING EXPEDITIONS!
 Many thanks to the Supervisors and Assessors who make it all possible - THANK YOU!
 

Huge thank you to all the volunteers who make these events possible - THANK YOU!
SILVER EXPEDITIONS
Congratulations to all 4 Silver teams who have successfully completed their Practice and Qualifying Expeditions! Well done to participants, supervisors and assessors too, along with a huge thank you 
GOLD EXPEDITIONS
Congratulations to HAYLEY who has completed her Gold Award! We look forward to more Gold completions with
two teams completing Practice and/or Qualifying Expeditions this summer - well done!
CAN WE HELP YOU?
Do you have volunteering opportunities for 14-23 year olds? Get in touch by emailing  WesthillDoE@aol.co.uk
HELP!
- We need donations of sandwiches for distribution to the homeless in Aberdeen every Tuesday
- What about fundraising for your favourite charity or a ShelterBox, DAWGS, Macmillan Cancer Support, CLAN, Youth Cafe?
- Help in Westhill at the Lawsondale café for SensationALL, Westhill & Skene Lions club monthly book sales, the monthly market at Ashdale Hall
- help a conservation project: NTS, Bailies of Bennachie, Milton of Crathes railway, Woodend Barn café or garden?
- litter pick an area near your home
THANK YOU to our most recent generous sponsors:
 
Westhill & Elrick  Community Council have sponsored
Outdoor Pursuits First Aid training for Gold Award participants for a 3rd year in a row - thank you!
 
      
 
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