Help a friend in need

Welfare Roles

  • Volunteer hours: 4 hour day or evening shift
  • Location: The Alison Centre

Role details

The overall aim of our welfare volunteers is to provide friendship and support to our friends across a wide range of issues. We help to engage and practically support our friends throughout their journey, we also help point them in the right direction of partner agencies when appropriate.

 

Specific duties include assisting with the completion of paperwork regarding housing/finance etc, attempting to secure accommodation, making phone calls to assist friends with their enquiries and to generally be as supportive and helpful as possible.

 

Whilst welfare volunteers work as part of an overall shift team, they are also trained and supported by a dedicated specialist team leader.

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