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Activity Group Support Volunteer

  • VO79193


Description

To support at a monthly activity club. Duties might include assisting service users to complete register/consent forms, help with serving refreshments at the end of the activity and once quarterly assisting service users to complete a feedback survey.

Organisation aims and objectives

Volunteering opportunities. Supporting "Care in the community"

Availability

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The service is designed as a monthly one, however we may deliver two a month. Volunteering would be for 2 hours per session. Usually a Tuesday afternoon from 2pm - 4pm, but the day of the week may not always be a Tuesday.

Restrictions

Experience required: No particular skills - just need to be a friendly, out-going person who is happy to engage with older people.
Travel details: The service is based at Hanover Housing, Linkwood View Complex, Thornhill Drive, Elgin, IV30 6GQ. We would provide travel expenses.
Minimum age: 16

Support

Taster available: Yes
Training details: General training around: Safeguarding, Data protection, Dementia awareness, etc
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 2 months ago