AGE UK BwD – Volunteers Required

Age UK Blackburn with Darwen is appealing for Living Well volunteers for their Here to Help Project.  Volunteers would assist with  visiting clients in their homes, assist with correspondence and making appointments, decluttering (light work) and supporting participation in activities, hobbies and interests.

 

You would need  good communication and motivational skills, excellent listening skills, be patient, understanding and respectful. The Ability to work off own initiative , ability to think laterally and problem solve and a good level of literacy and numeracy .

 

Full training will be given.

 

“We need volunteers who could give us  5  hours a week Monday to Friday.

So if you have a few hours to spare on any of these days or want to get some                                 experience then we need you to get in touch!”

 

Rachel Nolan, Here to Help Project Co-ordinator, “We need volunteers not only to make a difference in the lives of older people but to also be part of our new team that will support their  health and wellbeing”.                       .

 

To volunteer or for more information please contact the Volunteer Co-ordinator at Age UK on 01254 266620 or email volunteering@ageukbwd.org.uk