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Opportunity Details

Description
We are currently looking for volunteers in the Whaley Bridge and Chapel-En-Le-Frith area. If you can spare an hour a week on a regular basis to visit and befriend a client please don't hesitate to get in touch.

We are also looking for a telephone befriender for our telephone befriending scheme on a Tuesday morning to make calls from our Volunteer Centre 33/35 Union Road, New Mills, High Peak, SK22 3EL

The befriending scheme is aimed reducing social isolation. Full training is offered and all visits are introduced by the befriending coordinator of the centre.

Partner
New Mills & District Volunteer Centre

Who to contact
If you are interested in becoming a volunteer befriender, please contact Adele

Contact details
Telephone: 01663 744196
E-mail: adele@nmvc.org

Geographical area
High Peak

Type of befriending
Home visiting
Telephone

I want to support someone who is/has
Older person
Physical disability
Rural isolation
Social isolation

Date added
05 January 2016