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Volunteering Opportunity: VO75470
Sam's Cafe Volunteer - Kirkcaldy with SAMH Dunfermline.
Created/last updated: 04/08/2020
About this opportunity:
Sams is here if you feel that you are in crisis and would benefit from having peer support •
We are looking for volunteers who have lived experience or an interest in mental health • Volunteers will help out with the running of the cafe • Serving tea/coffee/ refreshments, welcoming people through the door, informal chats, signposting and helping people in need build resilience (working alongside SAMH staff) • There will be the option to participate/ lead in classes if you wish (art/ yoga etc) • This role is flexible and open to ideas • Induction and ongoing support is given •
Induction training and ongoing support for volunteers is available.
Out of pocket expenses paid?
Yes - Yes
Lived experience or interest in mental health is desirable. Volunteers will ideally have the ability to relate to those in need, be empathetic and willing to signpost additional support.
Restrictions on who can volunteer
No restrictions were specified.
No, not for this opportunity.
Linton Lane Centre, Kirkcaldy, KY2 6LF
This opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.