Telephone Befriender - Hertfordshire

Telephone Befriender - Hertfordshire

Long term role · Flexible hours
From home
Befriending
Community & familyHealthPeople with disabilities
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Age UK Hertfordshire
#54308
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Summary

Are you a good listener?
Do you enjoy making someone's day?
Can you spare an hour a week to change an older person's life by telephoning them?

Detailed description

As Telephone Befriender you can enjoy a regular friendly chat on the phone with one or more older people.

You will be matched with an older person, providing friendship and sharing news, views and interests.


All volunteers must be over the age of 18 and are recruited subject to references and a clear enhanced DBS. Training will be provided

What volunteers need😇 Disclosure and Barring Service

What we will provide to volunteers

💸 Reimbursement of costs🤝 Extra support
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About Age UK Hertfordshire

Age UK Hertfordshire is one of the largest charities providing services to older people in Hertfordshire and has a high level of recognition among the statutory authorities, voluntary sector and the public. Age UK Hertfordshire is a brand partner of Age UK, able to use the Age UK brand in return for working to agreed quality standards.