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Volunteer Befriender

  • VO42988


Description

Good listening and communication skills, warm and open and able to build positive relationships. Reliable

Organisation aims and objectives

Improve health & well being older adults

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Restrictions

Volunteer will undergo an Enhanced Disclousre check
Experience required: Good listening and communication skills, warm and open and able to build positive relationships. Reliable
Minimum age: 18
Maximum age: 18

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Training details: Volunteers are provided with an induction to Alzheimer Scotland and ROAR, as well as training on befriending. Support and supervision is provided on a group and individual basis. Ongoing training is arranged as and when required.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer

Last updated 2 months ago