Volunteering in Health
We are a wellbeing and social prescribing charity. We provide a number of services from transport to medical appointments, sitting service, intensive support by our wellbeing co-ordinators to longe term support by volunteer befrienders.
Befriending is not a onesize fits all, the client and befriender negociate what works best for them within the terms of our organisation to ensure safeguarding and care for all concerned.
Information for volunteers
We look upon our volunteers as part of a team. Intergrated with our staff members, volunteers can choose a role that fits their skills, knowleged and wishes. We aim to support befriender volunteers with training, coaching and professional support for themselves or their befriendee when needed or requested. Regular support contact is provided by a staff member.