Support Group Helper

  • VO66041


Description

Co-ordinate and run a support group in local area for people experiencing fertility problems with trying to become parents. This is currently done online.

As a Support Group volunteer you will take care of all aspects of the group including: acting as main contact for the group, organise and maintain an email circulation list of attendees, arrange speakers for group meetings, organise room bookings, organise social activities, support and advise other group volunteers, promote the group in the local area. Fertility Network Scotland provides advice, information and support to anyone affected by fertility issues. We raise awareness of the impact of fertility problems and campaign for fair provision of fertility treatment throughout Scotland.

By volunteering you can help those who need support.

Organisation aims and objectives

Fertility Network Scotland provides advice, information and support to anyone affected by fertility issues. We raise awareness of the impact of fertility problems and campaign for fair provision of fertility treatment throughout Scotland. By volunteering you can help those who need support.

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Restrictions

This opportunity involves peer support therefore restricted to those with experience of fertility issues
Experience required: Good communication and leadership skills, Reliability and trustworthiness, Knowledge of fertility issues (essential), the ability to work as part of a team, Motivated with good administrative and IT skills to help the group operate at it's best, Public speaking skills, willing to attend events
Minimum age: 18

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Public transport costs reimbursed on production of tickets purchased. Mileage paid at 45p/mile.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer

Last updated 2 months ago

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