For Surrey Independent Visitor Service
What is an independent visitor?
A volunteer who visits, befriends and advises children in care who are looked after by Surrey County Council and live in foster care or residential homes.
Who needs an independent visitor?
Children and young people usually aged between 10 and 17 who do not have regular contact with a family member or where they would benefit from a regular visitor. Children are from all cultures and backgrounds.
What happens on a visit?
Anything that you both enjoy, from window shopping and fast food to dog walking, ice skating or rock climbing.
• enjoyment of giving your time to a child
• immense personal satisfaction
• initial and ongoing training
• support and back up
• reimbursement of agreed expenses.
Agreement to an enhanced DBS check, reference and health check.
No additional details recorded for this opportunity.
- One day per month, usually at weekends - A commitment to visit for at least two years
This opportunity is available Countywide.
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Happy Accidents CIC
The Phoenix Stroke Club
Submit a quick enquiry to express your interest in this opportunity.