Job Category: Befriending

Befriender

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D&G Befriending Project is a local charity which offers an early intervention service across the region for eight to eighteen year olds. It recruits and trains adult volunteers who are, in turn, matched one-to-one with individual young people. Once matched, the befriender commits to spending a few hours a week or fortnight with ?their? young… Read more »

Volunteer Outings Befriender- Stranraer

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This is a wonderful opportunity to support a local disabled Stranraer man who uses a wheelchair to go out and about in the town to meet and greet people, have snacks, and spend time feeling included in his community. The role is designed to be fun but with meaningful outcomes for enjoyment, inclusion and health… Read more »

Volunteer Activities Befriender

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This is a wonderful opportunity to support a young woman with a learning difficulty in Annan to go out and about in the town to meet and greet people, have snacks, go shopping, the cinema, countryside walks , enjoy photography and to really spend time feeling included in the community.

Volunteer Group Activities Befriender

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This is a wonderful opportunity for a volunteer to support local disabled men in their supported living house in Stranraer to do activities and pass-times, including playing dominoes, cards and puzzles and generally have quality time and fun.

Volunteer Befriender

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This is a wonderful opportunity to support a local Stranraer woman with a learning disability to go out and about in the town to meet and greet people, have snacks, do light shopping and generally feel included in the community.

Volunteer Befriender

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This is a wonderful opportunity to support a local man in Dumfries who has a learning difficulty to do activity pastimes within the comfort of his own supported living house, such as listening to music, play board games, ‘surf the net’ and generally have quality time and fun. The role is designed to have meaningful… Read more »

Cook Befriender

Meal Makers is a neighbourhood food-sharing project that connects people who enjoy cooking with an older person who lives in their local community and would really appreciate a home cooked meal and some friendly company* As a Volunteer Cook Befriender, you will prepare an extra portion of food in your own home and deliver it… Read more »

Volunteer Activities Befriender

Summary of role This is a wonderful opportunity to support a young man with a learning difficulty in Glencaple to go out and about in the local area to meet and greet people, have snacks, go shopping, the cinema, do activity pass-times and to really spend time feeling included in the community. The role is… Read more »

Befriender – Food Train Friends

Summary of role Friendly, outgoing and organised volunteers. This opportunity would suit people who enjoy talking to others, are able to listen and have a couple of hours free each week/fortnight that they could spend talking to an older person. Full training will be given and out of pocket expenses will be paid. The aim… Read more »

Befriender – Food Train Friends

Summary of role Friendly, outgoing and organised volunteers. This opportunity would suit people who enjoy talking to others, are able to listen and have a couple of hours free each week/fortnight that they could spend talking to an older person. Full training will be given and out of pocket expenses will be paid. The aim… Read more »