Renfrewshire Effort to Empower Minorities

The aim of REEM is to promote economic and social inclusion amongst immigrant communities withing the Renfrewshire area


Current opportunities

Befriender

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Befriending people who are new to the area to introduce them to groups, clubs etc and accompany them until they feel confident and comfortable to attend alone,

• Induction process • Regular and ongoing support from Medical Detection Dogs • Payment of out of pocket expenses • Invitation to an Awareness/Speaker Training Day • Shadowing, training opportunities and peer support from established volunteers and Regional

We are looking for volunteers to assist us with this project We are setting up this as a course for 3 months to improve the lives of looked after young people from minority groups, improving their mental, physical health and confidence through sport diet and mental health support and volunteering This programme will run for 3 months but other volunteering opportunities will be available after this.

We are restarting our children’s play and homework club to help children with their English through play. This will run twice a week 2 hours weekend and 2 hours evening. We want as much or as little of your time that you can give.