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H4ALL- Compassionate Friend

Details of the Charity:

H4All is a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) made up of five prominent third sector charities. H4All CIO works collaboratively with our partners and the wider community to develop a holistic, social prescribing approach to improving the health and wellbeing of residents in Hillingdon. This includes simplifying access to the resources and services provided by third sector organisations and promoting alternative community-based support.

Details of the Volunteering Opportunity:

To support lonely and isolated people in the local community by offering regular visits, companionship, emotional support and a listening ear. Supporting them to do the things they like doing and to stay connected to their community, family and friends.

Commitment required: We would like volunteers to commit to 1 – 2 hours weekly on a day agreed with the person you will be supporting. This could be over the telephone or a face-to-face visit to the person, either in their home or accompanying them to an activity in the community. 

Skills Required:

  • Some knowledge of IT
  • Good written and verbal communication
  • To preserve confidentiality of information acquired by virtue of the role

Additional Benefits:

  • On-going training and support to help you in your role
  • Make a difference to people in the community who may be struggling to cope
  • Meet new people, and make new friends
  • Learn new skills and have opportunities for further development
  • Volunteering Hours to go towards the Brunel Volunteer Awards

  • Interested? Apply below:
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  • Name
  • Have you come to study at Brunel from outside the UK
  • If you are an international student which visa do you hold?
  • Would you like to sign-up for a weekly volunteering Newsletter?