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Location: London Borough of Richmond, Richmond, Richmond, TW10 (see map)

Travel: Main Street Station station. A bus stop.

Start date: Ongoing

What will I be doing?

  • Visiting a person with sight loss within their own home
  • Helping a person with sight loss stay independent
  • Helping in their local community
  • 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 to stay independent
  • Befriending someone who may otherwise be socially isolated
  • Strengthening their local community

When are you needed?

Options available:
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Commitment

  • At lease 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 backgrounds and experiences
  • Whether you're retired, unemployed or in full time employment, as long as you can commit to at least an hour per week. we'd be glad to have you on our team

Expenses

  • Expenses can be claimed at the end of each month/quarter 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 Richmond, Richmond, Richmond, TW10

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