To use and share your creativity in a support group capacity: to help individuals living with a neurological condition, to make memories, learn new skills, and manage their emotions, through leading creative activities, such as art, photography, cooking, music, knitting etc.
• To develop, lead or support creative sessions and activities, based around the interests, needs and abilities of our service users.
• To encourage peer-support within the group
• To greet and welcome new group members, and to offer refreshments.
Time commitment - Minimum of 2 hours per month (at fixed session times).
To assist in the rehabilitation of those suffering from Brain Injuries across the length and breadth of the Scottish Borders. We aim to inform, advice and support to enable Service Users to rebuild their lives, be independent and integrate back into society. Most of our work is carried out on a 1-1 basis but we also offer support groups across the Scottish Borders.
• All volunteers will be expected to complete a Scottish Disclosure Check/PVG
Experience required: • Reliable • Sociable and approachable • Drive carefully and safely • Able to build positive relationships with service users and the rest of the team. • You must have a full driving license, and do not have any points on your license.
Travel details: Galashiels Office and/or other locations across the Scottish Borders
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