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Befriender Volunteer

  • VO77199


Description

We are looking for a volunteer to provide befriending to a tenant. Ideally someone who is interested in providing companionship, a good listing ear and who can also take the tenant out and about locally. Volunteer ideally could give 2 hours of their time every week - that time can be flexible to suit them.

Organisation aims and objectives

To provide high quality housing and support for older people in need or at risk in Scotland.

Availability

Mon

Tue

Wed

Thu

Fri

Sat

Sun

Morning
Afternoon
Evening

Flexible to suit volunteer.

Restrictions

Experience required: Friendly, approachable, an interest in older people patience and understanding.
Travel details: Travel expenses will be reimbursed
Minimum age: 18

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Travel expenses will be reimbursed as often as is requested. There is a volunteer system in place to claim expenses.
Taster available: Yes
Taster details: one to one meeting with manager. Group volunteer induction with volunteering teams also available.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer

Last updated 5 months ago

Please note, organisations are currently experiencing a large volume of enquiries from people looking to help out. They may not always be able to meet this demand so please be patient, you may not receive a quick response or be assigned to a role.