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Volunteer Befrienders are required to support victims of domestic abuse.

The aim here is to develop and promote a positive relationship with a matched service user for visits or to support them to partake in activities within the community. Duties would include:

  • Making regular phone contact for updates on the service user and their welfare
  • Familiarising with the service user and meeting for a chat
  • Helping service users new to the area to familiarise with local facilities such as shops and accompanying them on initial visits (this will be for a limited number of times to encourage independence and could also introduce and take to, if required, the food bank

Time commitment: A suggested weekly time commitment is 2 – 3 hours, negotiable with the organisation.
Expenses reimbursed: Travel expenses are reimbursed.
Training provided: Full training is provided.
Selection procedures: An informal discussion, application form completion, references and a disclosure and barring check will be required (cost met by organisation).

Please provide the name of the organisation and opportunity title if you are interested in this opportunity.  Please contact us using the form below.

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If you are interested in this opportunity please contact us using the form below and quote the vacancy.