To visit the relatives with whom you have been matched, building a relationship of friendship and trust.
To give the relatives some company and/or enable them to get out and about or pursue a leisure interest for example.
To complete a visit sheet after each visit and to participate in regular supervision with the Befriending Coordinator.
To liaise, at times, with Rescare staff or other agencies as appropriate.
To uphold Rescare core principles, vision, culture, and values and abide by the policies and procedures as per the volunteer handbook.
Supporting students to volunteer in an education setting
A gentleman we support in Hemlington is a football fanatic and is looking for a fellow Middlesbrough FC fan to share his love of football with! We have a season ticket that the volunteer can use, so this expense would be covered.
Two roles are available in the Learning By Heart leadership team, in HR & Recruitment, and Fundraising & Communications.