Chat Cafe volunteer

  • VO86693


At the Chat Café, we create opportunities for women to share culture and make friends. It is a place where women can meet to learn, share news and opportunities, and chat. Please note, the Chat Café is a women-only space. We currently meet online but hope to meet in person in the future.
We need help to support the group to run smoothly, whether we meet online or in person.

Organisation aims and objectives

To alleviate the high levels of stress experienced by local people. To identify, tackle and improve the life circumstances that underlie poor health. To ensure local equity of access to health related services, resources and information.










We would ask you to commit to volunteering at the Chat Café for a minimum of 3 months. This can be online or in person. The group currently meets on Mondays and Fridays mainly on Zoom.


Experience required: Friendly, approachable, and confident. Reliable. Good language skills in both communication and translation (Bengali and Arabic speaking volunteers are particularly needed but this is not essential). Able to set and maintain personal boundaries. Work as part of a team. Understanding of confidentiality.
Travel details: We currently meet online but hope to meet in person in the future in a community venue in North West Edinburgh, EH5.
Minimum age: 18


Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Spends are agreed in advance. Expense claim forms are completed monies are reimbursed.
Training details: Full induction training for the role and the organisation will be provided as will access to ongoing training alongside PCHP staff.
Support: Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 3 months ago

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