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To provide companionship, combat loneliness and social isolation.

Please see individual role descriptions for download attached below.

Personal qualities most suited to this role:

  • Good communication skills
  • Understands confidentiality
  • Sense of humour
  • Understands and empathises with the needs of older people
  • Patient and sensitive
  • Reliable
  • Able to deal with emergencies

How much time is involved: 

2-4 hours per week, as agreed with your supervisor. You can stop volunteering at any time but please do let us know as soon as possible.

Expenses and Insurance:

We will cover agreed out-of-pocket expenses for volunteers (eg travel costs). We will also insure you for the time you are volunteering with us.

A DBS police check certificate will be required.  We can provide a free but compulsory DBS police check.

Responsible to:

Designated Manager

If you're interested in volunteering, please get in touch by using the contact information below.

Contact us

Telephone: 020 8578 2712 Option 3