Offer support to families with child under 5

  • VO44582


Description

Volunteers offer non-judgemental support, they reassure the positive aspects of family life , encourage families to widen their network of relationships, and guide to the services available in the community.

Organisation aims and objectives

to visit families at home (who have at least one childunder 5 ) and offer informal, friendly and confidential support.

Availability

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5 hours per Month. Minimum Commitment: 6 Month

Restrictions

Must have parenting experience.
Experience required: Be understanding, non-judgemental, able to listen , good communication skills, friendly and supportive.
Travel details: Visit own homes of clients throughout Caithness.

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Petrol 34p per mile, expense forms at end of each month.
Training details: Attend an initial 10 week preperation course, trained in first aid, special needs etc. We hold support meetings several times per year.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer

Last updated 3 months ago