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Location: Apple Cast, Cobbs Brow Lane, Newburgh,  WN8 7SF 

Service Name: Day Time Support- Central Lancashire

Time Commitment: Hours between 10 and 4 ideally but we can be flexible.

We do not expect a minimum time commitment for any volunteer.

Activities Helper: Role ID Ref. CO-014

Are you sociable, who enjoys working with groups of people and preferably has some experience with interacting with older adults, particularly those with dementia and additional needs?

Our Day Time Support service is based in 3 centres in West Lancs in Ormskirk, Newburgh and Hesketh Bank. Older adults who may need support to retain their daily living skills, are isolated or are looking for companionship to attend. Our newest venue at Apple Cast, Newburgh is a great, scenic venue where lunch, refreshments and a variety of stimulating activities are offered to members.

  • Supporting Day Time Support staff with hospitality service and activities.
  • Leading  sessions if comfortable to do so.

Types of activities will vary according to the interests and abilities of the members, the staff and the volunteers but may include gardening, quizzes, crafting, physical activity or singing.

We are open to suggestions so if any of our volunteers have a particular interest to share that would be beneficial and enjoyable for our members, we would be happy to make it happen! Please note that there is no personal care involved with this opportunity.

Full training and out of pocket expenses will be provided This role is subject to a basic Disclosure and Barring check

For full details on this role please click on the role outline below. If you would like to enquire about the role, please complete this online form or download one from the link below.