Supporting Parents

Could you make a difference for families helping them feel more confident, listened to and supported?

Working alongside other professionals locally as part of a team of support to the family, you can help families who are experiencing multiple difficulties, supporting them in attending parenting courses and visiting them on a regular basis.


No formal qualifications required.

Skills - good listening skills and ability to show empathy when working with parents


  • Age restrictions
  • DBS check required
  • Training provided
    Robust induction training and ongoing opportunities
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Expenses reimbursed
    As agreed by Family Lives
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Written role description
  • Accessibility
  • Volunteer induction
  • Ongoing support
    Regular supervision and named person as supervisor
  • Health and Safety Policy

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Availability Details

weekly commitment but flexible days


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