Befriender for children and young people

To help befriend and emotionally support young people and children, either in their home or in the community.  The young people are young carers, children in care, children who have parents or siblings with mental health issues, young people who have experienced loss or separation or those who have experienced domestic abuse.  This would include spending time with them, taking them out for respite.


Good communication skills, reliable


  • Accessibility
  • Age restrictions
    Over 18's
  • DBS check required
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Recruitment Process
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 01/12/2021

End Date: 01/12/2022

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