Volunteer Telephone Befriender at Dorcas Befriending Project

Telephone Befriending - a regular chat with isolated elderly people

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Hours per week 2 hours
Location 21a Midway House, Manningford Close, London EC1V 7HP Tel: 020 7689 1574
Description

Our Befriending volunteers provide companionship and practical support to isolated, elderly people living in the local community. One of the ways in which you can help is to offer telephone befriending - a regular phone call for a nice chat with an isolated elderly person. This can make all the difference to their lives!

This opportunity will assist you in gaining the following skills:

  • Interpersonal/Confidence
  • Teamwork
  • Problem solving/Creativity
  • Planning/Organising
About you

The organisation has indicated the following requirements from volunteers who want to take this opportunity.

Essential: Commitment to assisting & supporting isolated individuals. Good, reliable service to our clients. A minimum commitment of 1 hour/week

Desirable: A genuine interest in older people and a desire to help them

Interested?

Submit your info to this organisation today.

Register now!