Volunteer Befriender

The Role

The role is listening to our members and encouraging them to join in the activities and interacting with other members of the group. 

Skills/experience required.

Listening, understanding and empathy are important skills. it is very important that our members are treat with respect, dignity, confidentiality and nonjudgement .We would also provide basic training in Understanding Dementia and can source other training as required subject to discussion.


Venue: The Club House Community Centre Elm Ave Garden Village HU8 8PZ, Stonefield House King Edward Street and Cottingham Methodist Church

Time commitment/regularity: Tuesday’s from 10 am to 1.30pm at Garden Village, and/or the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month at Stonefield house 11pm until 3pm

Expenses: We can provide travel allowance where necessary of the cost of a day rider

What is required: References are required and we will organise a DBS

How to Apply: Please complete the application form by clicking the ‘Application Form’ link below.

Application Form