As an Activity Buddy you would be an integral and very important part of our thriving day services for people with dementia.

Alongside staff and other volunteers Activity Buddies provide enjoyable company and stimulating activities for people with dementia whilst they attend the “home from home” surroundings of the Park Club.

Activity Buddies take part in one to one and group activities, additionally assisting with the day to day running of the service as required.

Day: Weekdays - to be agreed

Time: 1 day per week 9:15 – 4:15
Or half day per week 9:15 - 12:30 or 12:30 - 4:15

Location: Cowick Street

How do I apply?

Click here to complete our volunteering enquiry form

Our Volunteer Co-ordinator, Cassie Leicester, will then contact you for an informal chat or email conversation. She is in the office on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

Please note that due to the volume of enquiries you may not get an immediate reply, especially at busy times of the year. However, Cassie will always endeavour to follow up volunteer enquiries within seven working days. If you haven't heard back within this time please phone us on 01392 202092.

For full details of the volunteer application process, please see our guide to Becoming a volunteer.


Age Positive: rather than talk about ‘the elderly’, ‘pensioners’ or ‘OAPs’, which can be excluding or have negative connotations, we use the term ‘older people’. Age UK Exeter is committed to helping people love later life.

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