Befrienders

Volunteer befrienders wanted to support and befriend older people in the community.

The Volunteers are asked to spend an hour a week with an elderly person in their home just chatting.

It doesn't have to be the same hour or the same day each week, this can be arranged between the Befriender and Client. There are a lot of elderly people out in our community who don't either get out or see anyone for weeks. Just an hour a week would make such a difference and something they could look forward to.

Skills

Enthusiasm and friendliness.


Details

  • Accessibility
  • Age restrictions
  • DBS check required
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Ongoing support
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 22/09/2020

End Date: 22/09/2021

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning No No No No No No No
Afternoon No No No No No No No
Evening No No No No No No No

Location

Southward House
2 Beaulieu Road
Dibden Purlieu
Hampshire
SO45 4PT


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