Visit Betty to talk about current affairs and her interesting life stories. - 211241 Brentwood area

Our member likes to talk about day to day news and things going on locally.

She has recently moved into a residential care home setting and would really like a befriender to visit her once, on any afternoon.

Our member is originally from Devon and likes to talk about her life experiences and has some very interesting stories.

Our member communicates with clear speech.

Skills

Quality and Skills we are looking for:

We are looking for enthusiastic and reliable Volunteers

Good communication skills, particularly with regard to conversational skills

To be reliable and have a genuine interest to make a difference in lives of deafblind people

Patience and a warm and friendly attitude

What will we ask for in return?

A regular commitment of one weekly visit - usually 1-3 hours

We will need to undertake two references and a DBS check before this role can start

You will need to be over the age of 18 years to apply for this role


Details

  • Suitable for under 18s
  • DBS check required
  • Training provided
    Online Training
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Written role description
  • Accessibility
  • Volunteer induction
  • Ongoing support
  • Health and Safety Policy

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 12/07/2017

End Date: 05/08/2018

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

Availability Details

Weekly, flexible


Location

This opportunity is available in: Brentwood

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