Befriender

  • VO38422


Description

Volunteers are part of the caring team and play many varied roles in the unit. They bring new interests and hobbies to share with others. The list of services varies from aromatherapy to visiting, manning the tea trolley, plant care, driving, gardening and reception.

Organisation aims and objectives

Roxburgh House provides palliative care for those with a life limiting illness.

Restrictions

Experience required: Friendly, caring, an interest in helping others and sharing experiences.
Travel details: Travel expenses are reimbursed.

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Travel expenses are reimbursed
Training details: Individual orientation, regular training and information sessions. Special training provided for 'specialist activity' (eg bereavement, befriending, counselling)
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 4 months ago