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Volunteering Opportunity: VO48514
Befriender with Elizabeth House Care Home.
Created/last updated: 04/08/2020
About this opportunity:
Elizabeth House is a small care home for older people, based in Dysart • They would like a volunteer to come in to talk with/reminisce with the residents and spend a little time with them • This may be on a one to one basis or as a group activity •
Induction will entail a chat with the manager, a tour of the premises covering fire safety, an introduction to staff members and service users
Out of pocket expenses paid?
Yes - Travel expenses can be refunded. However,
Elizabeth House do not refund the cost of joining the PVG scheme
The volunteer should possess a kind and caring attitude.
Restrictions on who can volunteer
Application Form; Induction/Training; Informal Chat; Interview; References; Trial Period
No, not for this opportunity.
The opportunity happens at Elizabeth House, Dysart. There is a regular bus service that runs close by.
This opportunity is not suitable for Saltire Awards (for volunteers aged 12-25).