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  • seescape - Volunteer Befriender Training

    Created: 19/02/2020, Updated: 24/02/2020

    When: 10.00am-2.30pm, Wednesday 25 March 2020
    Where: seescape, Wilson Avenue, Kirkcaldy, KY2 5EF
    This event is being organised by seescape

    It is too late to book a place for this particular session, sorry about that.

    An introductory training course for new Volunteer Befrienders with seescape to equip them with the necessary skills and knowledge to be able to carry out their role effectively.

    Outcomes:

    • Learn what the role of a befriender is and isn't;
    • Look at attitudes and values in befriending;
    • Give a brief overview of seescape services and sight loss;
    • 'Befriending in practice' - tools to enable you to carry out your role including practices, policies and ongoing support;
    • Follow up training Sighted Guide training also essential to undertaking the role.

    They ask all potential volunteers apply for the position so that references can be taken up and a PVG check is also required. For more information please get in touch with Kirstie using the details provided below.


    Contact: Kirtstie Henderson
    E-mail: [email protected]


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