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

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Location: London Borough of Hillingdon, Hillingdon, Hillingdon, UB10 (see map)

Travel: Hillingdon Cemetery bus stop.

Start date: Ongoing

What will I be doing?

  • Visiting a person with sight loss in their own home
  • Helping a person with sight loss to stay independent
  • Befriending someone and enriching their lives
  • Possible light shopping
  • possible taking someone for a short walk
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What impact will this have?

  • Helping someone with sight loss stay independent
  • Helping in the local community
  • Befriending someone who may otherwise be socially isolated

When are you needed?

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Commitment

  • At least one hour per week

What else do I need to know?

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

Expenses

  • Expenses can be claimed at the end of the month for travel to/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
  • Professional
  • Administration
  • Empathy, Compassion, Friendliness, Enthusiasm
What skills can I gain?
  • Charity
  • Events
  • Fundraising
  • Interpersonal
  • Advice and support
  • Listening
  • Leadership
  • Organising
  • Professional
  • Administration

Training

  • Half a day training at our head office in Stanmore

Location

London Borough of Hillingdon, Hillingdon, Hillingdon, UB10

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