Lhanbryde Volunteer Opportunities
Social Buddy – ref LHAN16 (12/9/16)
When – 2 hours once a week/fortnight
Role – To support lady to go out in the community
Tasks – To support lady to attend activities in her local community. To provide companionship and increase socialisation. Observe policies and procedures, maintain boundaries, attend training and reviews.
Skills required – An awareness of difficulties experienced by people with a learning disability and a hearing impairment desirable but not essential. Training provided. Patience, good communication skills, reliable and committed, trustworthy and respectful, ability to maintain boundaries and follow policies and procedures. PVG check required, paid for by us