Home Visiting Befriender - Colchester

Action for Family Carers are looking for Home Visiting Befrienders to visit Carers in their own homes in the Colchester District, as part of the Caring Friends project. Home visiting Befrienders provide support to Carers  that may be socially isolated due to their Caring role.

Skills

As a volunteer you will be expected to be empathetic, understanding and able to deal with difficult and emotive situations. In return you will be offered an interesting and rewarding experience, with ongoing training and development, in a supportive environment.


Details

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

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 08/05/2019

End Date: 08/05/2020

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Morning Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No
Afternoon Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No
Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

Ideally once a week, flexible hours and days.


Location

This opportunity is available in: Colchester

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