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Interests

  • Animals and Wildlife
  • Arts, Heritage and Culture
  • Children
  • Fitness and Sport
  • Young People

Activities

  • Advice and Information
  • Caring and Helping People
  • Catering
  • Driving
  • No specific activites
  • Youth Work

Befriending and visiting/taking out a child in care once a month.

We will provide training, ongoing support and reimburse all agreed expenses.

We will ask for a two year commitment as a minimum to a child but hope that the relationship extends well into the child's adulthood.

It is an opportunity for you and the child to have fun, try new things and for the child to develop a meaningful relationship with a consistent adult.

We will ask for references and undertake an enhance DBS check.

What skills do I need?

Listening, empathy, compassion, patience, get up and go, ability to build and sustain a relationship, be reliable, consistent and do what you say you will for the child, motivation and commitment.

Interests

  • Animals and Wildlife
  • Arts, Heritage and Culture
  • Children
  • Fitness and Sport
  • Young People

Activities

  • Advice and Information
  • Caring and Helping People
  • Catering
  • Driving
  • No specific activites
  • Youth Work

Details

No additional details recorded for this opportunity.

When can I volunteer?

Slot Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning No No No No No Yes Yes
Afternoon No No No No No Yes Yes
Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

Independent Visitors usually meet with their child/young person once a month at a weekend.

Location

This opportunity is available Countywide.

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