Home Visiting Volunteer Enfield

Health and social care | Disability | People and communities | Disability

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Location: London Borough of Enfield, Enfield, EN2 (see map)

Travel: Turkey Street station. Hertford Road bus stop.

Start date: Ongoing

What will I be doing?

  • Visiting a person with sight loss within their own home
  • Helping someone to stay as independent as possible
  • Possible opening/reading mail or correspondence
  • possible light shopping
  • possible take someone for a short walk
  • Befriend someone & enrich their life
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What impact will this have?

  • By helping someone stay as independent as possible in their own home
  • By providing social contact to someone who may otherwise be isolated
  • By making new friends

When are you needed?

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Commitment

  • At least 1 hour per week

What else do I need to know?

  • Our volunteers regularly give their time to help people with sight loss
  • Volunteers cover all ages and a diverse range of cultural backgrounds and experiences
  • Whether you're retired, unemployed or in full time employment, if you can commit to at least an hour a week, then we'd love to have you on our team

Expenses

  • Expenses can be claimed at the end of the month for travel to and from the client

Background checks

  • A DBS check is required

About the organisation:

Additional Information

What skills will be useful?
  • Academic
  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Charity
  • Events
  • Fundraising
  • Interpersonal
  • Advice and support
  • Listening
  • Leadership
  • Organising
  • Practical
  • Professional
  • Administration
  • Empathy, Compassion, Friendliness, Enthusiasm
What skills can I gain?
  • Charity
  • Events
  • Fundraising
  • Interpersonal
  • Advice and support

Training

  • Half a day training at our head office in Stanmore

Location

London Borough of Enfield, Enfield, EN2

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