Work with "hidden" members of our society that have been affected by criminal trauma in some way.
These are mostly family members and friends of offenders,
who often feel isolated and can lose their support networks through the action
of someone else.
We need Supporters to provide an active supportive role during a
member’s journey, perhaps through the
stages of arrest through court, sentencing and prison – only as requested.
Supporters will have
a counselling/ listening qualification or demonstrable experience.
- Age restrictions
- DBS check required
- Equal Opportunities Policy
- Expenses reimbursed
- Health and Safety Policy
- Ongoing support
As part of the team, we provide regular supervision.
- Training provided
- Volunteer induction
- Volunteer Policy
- Written role description
Available on request
When can I volunteer?
This is a flexible role, where support offered is arranged dependent on volunteer and member availability. Interviews take place in May and November in Hampshire each year.
This opportunity is available in the following areas: