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Volunteering Opportunity: VO47286
Citizen Advocates with Equal Voice.
Created/last updated: 17/08/2021
About this opportunity:
no upper age limit has been specified
A Preparation Course is provided and one-to-one training with an Advocacy development worker.
Out of pocket expenses paid?
Citizen advocates don't need any formal training or qualifications. A Preparation Course is provided and one-to-one training with an Advocacy development worker.
Volunteers need to:-
Have a sense of fairness.
Be prepared to speak out on behalf of a vulnerable adult and safeguard their interests.
Seek new experiences.
Equal Voice is based in Central Fife, Kirkcaldy, Glenrothes, Leven and surrounding areas.
Some travel may be needed but volunteers will be matched with someone local to them so that they are easily able to meet.
This opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.