Befriender


Summary

We are currently looking for a volunteer to engage with a 60+ lady and support her in getting out and about into the community.

Location

Kendal | Cumbria

Time commitment

The days and times of all volunteering is discussed and agreed with the volunteer, client, and staff beforehand to suit all parties. Typically, this role would be one afternoon visit of around 1-2 hours per week, but more or less time can be arranged.

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A group of men and women sitting around a table, drinking tea and eating cake

Role description

The lady would love someone to go out with her for coffee, to go shopping with, to attend groups with, and someone to chat with on a regular basis.

She would really like a volunteer to accompany her on possible coach trips and to be able to push her wheelchair.

Key Skills needed for this role:

  • Friendly
  • Enthusiastic
  • Reliable and Trustworthy

Opportunity highlights

  • DBS check
  • Online volunteer training
  • Two References

Expenses paid and full support will be given.