Charity looking for volunteers
Group wants help for older people
speaking to anyone.
Helen Cavill, volunteer hub co-ordinator for Community Impact Bucks, said: “Volunteering is a highly rewarding activity with far-reaching benefits for the volunteer.
“For the unemployed, taking on a volunteer role is a perfect way of boosting a CV.
“For an isolated person, receiving a volunteer befriends can be their salvation.
“This vital service provides a link to the outside world and often acts as a gateway for other
Volunteering is a highly rewarding activity with far-reaching benefits
for the volunteer”
Charities in Bucks looking for volunteers include Age UK, the Alzheimer’s Society, Buckinghamshire Mind and Bromford Floating Support.
Roles include chatting and spending time with the people looked after by the charities, going on day trips with them and offering support and help when needed.
Community Impact Bucks is looking for anyone who can spare an hour or two on a weekly or fortnightly basis, who feel they can make a difference to someone’s life . Training will be offered. Call the Volunteer Hub on 0300 1111 250 or email info@communityimpact bucks.org.uk to find out more.