Telephone Befriender

Opportunity

Action for Family Carers are looking for volunteer Telephone Befrienders to join their Maldon team.

If you could spare just 1 day a week between 10.00 am and 2.00 pm and enjoy being part of a team this could be the role for you.

The role is to help provide unpaid Carers with a listening ear and offer some emotional support to make unpaid Carers feel valued. Your call will help alleviate social isolation, promote positive mental health and well-being.

Skills

This is an opportunity for anyone who enjoys spending time chatting and listening.

No previous experience is needed as full training will be provided and expenses paid.


Details

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

Availability

When: 08/09/2016 - 29/11/2018

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning
Afternoon
Evening

Further Information

One day per week between 10 am and 2 pm


Location

Maldon


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