Telephone Befrienders

  • VO82929
  • Home-based volunteering, One-off volunteering


Description

Volunteers are needed to phone those needing support to help them overcome loneliness and other difficulties in these troubled times. A friendly phone call can really brighten up someone's day.

Organisation aims and objectives

By involving volunteers in useful and rewarding work in their community, the Uist Befriending Scheme aims to reduce lonliness and social isolation among people facing all sorts of difficulties in their life, particularly in the rural areas of the Uists.

Availability

Mon

Tue

Wed

Thu

Fri

Sat

Sun

Morning
Afternoon
Evening

Restrictions

Experience required: Kindness and the ability to chat.
Minimum age: 16

Last updated 6 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.