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  • Female Volunteer Befriender
    with Quarriers

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO78987 - Created/last updated: 04/08/2020



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    About this opportunity:Quarriers Fife Supported Living Services provides 24 hour support to people with learning disabilities and mental health challenges to live successfully in their own homes.

    This is a wonderful opportunity to involve a number of volunteer befrienders to provide friendship and emotional support to enhance the wellbeing of the ladies supported by the service. This will be through regular visits, enjoying inhouse activities and building a positive relationship.

    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays
    Minimum age:16
    Maximum age:100
    Training provided:No details were provided about the training made available to volunteers. Please contact us to find out more.

    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - All agred out-of-pocket expenses will be paid; this includes travel.

    Experience required:Volunteer Befrienders should be enthusiastic, loyal and calm, and have a sense of humour and a positive outlook.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    Ladies have requested female only volunteers.

    Application process:Application Form; Induction/Training; Informal Chat; PVG membership required; References

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsThis opportunity takes place in the Cowdenbeath area.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.

    What Now?

    To enquire/register an interest in this opportunity call us (FVA) on 0800 389 6046, e-mail us, or fill out this form:

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