Befriending / Supporter

Enhance the quality of life of adults with learning difficulties by becoming a befriender. This could involve helping someone to access services within the community such as the gym, shopping, cinema etc. You may be able to share interests and hobbies or accompany people on trips, to social activities or sporting events. We will help to match your skills, interests and availability with someone who will really benefit from your support.


Friendly, caring and supportive. A good sense of humour. Must be over 18 years old.


  • Age restrictions
  • DBS check required
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance

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