Awareness Raising Volunteer - Southend

We are looking for a volunteer to promote our services and highlight our presence in local communities as well as raising awareness of dementia and providing dementia related information

The role of the volunteer can include (depending on local needs and personal skills ad experience):
• Promoting the services of Alzheimer’s Society locally in a wide range of ways, from the distribution of lealets, booklets and posters, liasing with the media, through websites and social networking and by attending local groups, gatherings and community events
• Maintaining accurate and timely records of activities carried out
• Liaising with local colleagues and seeking support from the Society’s communications specialists around any media activity

The impact you’ll make…..

Your involvement will ensure that information about our services is highly visible and readily available to those who need us.


This role will suit you if you…..
• Are confident and enthusiastic
• Have good verbal communication skills, by telephone and face to face
• Know about, or are willing to learn about, dementia and its impact on people


  • Accessibility
  • Data Protection policy
  • DBS check required
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
    training (as appropriate), buddying (as appropriate), role manager, regular meetings
  • Suitable for under 18s
    Over 16
  • Training provided
    elearning, face to face ( as appropriate to role)
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 30/07/2018

End Date: 14/08/2020

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Availability Details

4 - 8 hours per month


This opportunity is available in: Southend

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