The purpose of this role is to assist in facilitating within community groups organised by Alzheimer Scotland Borders Service.
We have community group activities across the Scottish Borders for people living with dementia and their carers. We require the help of volunteers to help facilitate these groups, which could include things such as setting up activity rooms, making tea or coffee, or chatting to people living with dementia and carers.
To provide support for people with dementia and their carers.
Experience required: Caring nature.
Willing to enable and support a person living with dementia and their family.
Good listening skills.
Empathy and patience.
Travel details: Scottish Borders wide – Various locations to suit volunteer
Minimum age: 16
Expenses paid: Yes
Training details: Induction, Moving and Assisting, ongoing skills training.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer