Islington Bereavement Service Volunteers at St Josephs Hospice

The purpose of Islington Bereavement Service is to offer emotional, social and practical support to bereaved adults living in Islington.

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Hours per week 2 hours
Location In and around the Islington area
Description

Could you help bereaved people?
The Islington Bereavement Service needs volunteers to befriend bereaved people. You don’t need any previous experience, just good communication and listening skills, empathy and flexibility.
Help others by:
• Offering companionship and a listening ear
• Providing emotional support
• Accompanying people to medical appointments, the library, or on a local outing
• Directing people to important services.

What do you get in return?
• New skills and experience
• Supervision and support
• A reference after 6 months
• Travel expenses paid.
For more information please see our role description or contact Lourdes or Kathy on 020 3317 5774 or email islingtonbereavement@stjh.org.uk.
Apply online to volunteer: http://bttr.im/v0lab

This opportunity will assist you in gaining the following skills:

  • Interpersonal/Confidence
  • Planning/Organising
About you

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

Essential: •You must be able to offer 5 – 6 hours of your time per month •You need to attend induction training

Desirable: •We ask for a minimum commitment of 6 months

Interested?

Submit your info to this organisation today.

Register now!