This role presents an opportunity to provide social support and companionship to a socially isolated participant. *Eileen loves a chat and therefore she would like a person who is friendly and has good conversational skills, she is looking for a social support volunteer who would be willing to visit in her home and take her out to a cafe or restaurant now and then.
Eileen is an intelligent woman who is interested in people, life and learning her current hobbies are crochet and sewing.
The Volunteer would need to be willing to support Eileen with transport out in the local community once initial connections will only be home visits, She is available for visits every second Monday between 11 and 3pm.
*Name has been changed to protect privacy.
Interested? For further information, please contact 13 93 75 and quote BH-MAR-03
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