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We are looking for a volunteer befriender to join our team,We are the Community Activity and Wellbeing Team, a service dedicated to enabling young and vunerable adults to live their lives the way they chose, promoting a happy healthy life, independence, choice and community involvement,with a view to develop independent living skills to participate in many activities including Ten Pin Bowling , Swimming Sailing, Sports, Art and Music based activities, Money management , communication skills this includes out in the community and building based ,You would work alongside the staff and You will receive the same training and support as the rest of our team.
An awareness of the needs vulnerable adults and adults with disabilities may have • Willing to share skills and experience with others • Someone with patience, good communication skills, willing to attend training. All volunteers would have to undertake a DBS process (criminal records check). This requires being able to supply two references and certain documentation such as a birth certificate, driving license or passport. Volunteers must be aged 18 years or over.
Southwood Hub runs daily Monday-Friday 9.00am-4.30pm. We are looking for people who can help for a minimum of half a day a week during these times. We also have a sub hub based in Newport that runs the same but on a smaller scale this is open Monday - Thursday 9am - 16:30pm.