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Carers in Touch Volunteer for Care for the Carers

About the Organisation

To join a team of volunteers providing our ‘Carers in Touch’ service, a telephone listening service for unpaid carers who have been identified as at risk of being socially isolated. The service provides an informal, friendly chat with carers to help them keep connected, remind them they are not alone, support their wellbeing and check they have suitable support systems in place.

About this opportunity

  • Making telephone calls to unpaid carers of up to 30 minutes in length
  • Providing a ‘listening ear’ and friendly voice
  • Signposting carers to the Care for the Carers Hub if extra support is needed
  • Inputting the call information onto Care for the Carers database

Deliver at least one 2hour shift per week Monday to Thursday 10am to 4.30pm

For more information

For more information on this opportunity see Care for the Carerson the Do-it website on the following link https://doit.life/uckfield-volunteer-and-information-centre/opportunity/md/191382/carers-in-touch-volunteer-for-care-for-t