Any group or organisation working with children and young people in Hertfordshire can become a member of Pro-Action.

Members can access a great variety of benefits which will support you in providing excellent quality youth provision and opportunities for your young people.

Please see below the amazing value membership Pro-Action offers.

Feature for Full Members

Package offer Real Value

Expert Membership and Development Officer support (Consultancy for non-members)

Unlimited phone and email support, up to 5 hours of visits, then £30  per hour   £150

Efficient Disclosure and Barring Service checks

2 Free Volunteer DBS Checks     (paper form)   £20

Key Workforce Training (Paid Staff) Full/Half Day

       £63/£42 **   *

Key Workforce Training (Volunteers) Full/Half day

       £45/£30 **

 

 

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Ambition Quality Mark Accreditation

        3 hours of visits   £90

Practical Policy and Procedure Templates

             *   £50

Valuable Networking & CPD Events

              *   £60

Informed Funding Advice & Support

              *    *

Exciting Activities and Opportunities

              *    *

Informative E-newsletters

              *    *

Trusted Representation

             *    *

Advertising & Promotion on Pro-Action Website

              *   £30

Fee is only 14% of value of benefits, For £55 per group/setting against real value of £400

Depending on amount used *

  • Our experienced Membership Development Officers (MDO) can support and advise you on any aspect of your work.  They will provide you with expert advice and share their wealth of knowledge with you.
  • Save time and frustrations, streamline your recruitment procedures with exclusive access to our simplified Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Checks for your volunteers or paid staff, and ensure that your club is contributing to safer recruitment practice.
  • Earn reduced rates on our Core Skills Training courses, designed and run by experts in the field. Upskill your staff and volunteers for personal development
  • Show you value your members and enhance the quality of your provision by achieving Ambition Quality, a nationally recognised Quality Mark Award. Pro-Action members can earn up to £1000 on completion of the Bronze Award.
  • Develop your knowledge, contacts and expertise at one of our Member Meets: exclusive to Pro-Action members.
  • Enjoy the various YAMA Activities and Opportunities on offer to your young people, offered with discounted rates to our members.
  • Free updates on sector developments and news through our regular E-newsletters on funding, training, events and issues that impact our work.
  • Opportunities to voice your thoughts to your MDO about issues that affect your work  which will be fed back to appropriate district and county forums.
  • Policy & Procedure Templates: Access a range of Pro-Action templates for you to personalise and adopt as good working practice in your organisation.

MEMBERSHIP BANDING

We have two types of membership - FULL MEMBERS & ASSOCIATE MEMBERS

Full Members pay £55 per annum for each setting/unit/group that they operate and receive all the Pro-Action member benefits.

Associate members will pay £30 and is for organisations, which may or may not be working directly with children & young people.  They will receive our regular E newsletter, member meet invitations, access to events and can promote their vacancies on our website. All other services will be charged for on a pay-as-you-go basis.

Membership runs annually from 1st April to 31st March.

Anyone joining Pro-Action during the year will be asked to pay a proportion of the year through to 31st March, but then reaffiliate in line with our membership year.

If you wish to join us please contact Jo at the office on 01707 276859 or go to the contact us page