Westminster Justice & Peace has three free places to offer to young adults (18-35) at the forthcoming National Justice and Peace Network Conference, 21-23 July 2023.
In return, we invite you to help as a volunteer at the event with tasks such as running our stall at the Just Fair, stewarding or helping with music and liturgy.
The Conference is being held at: The Hayes Conference Centre, Swanwick, Derbyshire, DE55 1AU
All expenses will be covered including conference fees, accommodation, meals and travel.
Applicants must live, work or worship within the Diocese of Westminster.
To apply – please send a short message to the Co-ordinator, Colette Joyce, giving your name, address, phone number and email address and a brief description of why you are interested in this opportunity. Short-listed applicants will be invited to an online interview. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing Date: 26 May 2023
The weekend involves presentations of on the themes of ‘Sustainability? Survival or Shutdown?’ and provides opportunities for networking and prayer with Catholics and others from across the country, sharing an interest in world peace and promotion of social justice.
The weekend includes consideration of the UN Sustainability Goals and integrity in public life. There will be talks, workshops, ‘The Letter’ film screening, a Just Fair with stalls from many different charities and organisations, and time for socialising. Speakers include Christine Allen (Director, CAFOD) and Brian O’Toole (Presentation Sisters Social Justice Desk). The Conference Mass will be celebrated by Fr Dominic Robinson SJ (Chair of Westminster Justice & Peace Commission).