Group Activities Volunteer (#017)

Summary

This is a very rewarding role for the right person who would like to support four disabled men to enjoy indoor pass-times, activities, games and other hobbies within the comfort of their shared, supported living house in Stranraer.

Location

Stranraer

Time commitment

Days and times of volunteering visits are discussed and agreed with the volunteer to suit all parties. This role will be best managed with early evening visits, i.e. 6pm for an hour or two.

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A man smiling while sitting at a table covered in newspaper and paints, with two woman standing next to him

Role description

The volunteer will come along to our supported living house in Stranraer which is home to four men with learning and physical disabilities and spend time with them in the house in the early evening doing pass-times, cards, dominoes, arts and crafts, play music etc.

The volunteer may suggest other options which he/she may have particular skills or interests in.

Full support is given from on-duty staff and no care tasks are involved.

Opportunity highlights

This is a very rewarding, enjoyable and fun role.

You'll be engaging with residents in a relaxed and supportive environment.

Our residents thoroughly enjoy meeting new friends and very much appreciate the time that volunteers take with them.