As an Activities Volunteer who enjoys spending time with and supporting older people, you will be helping older people to achieve greater independence and to get more out of life.
Our day-care service, Southampton Living Well (SLW), offers daytime activities and a place to go to for older people living in Southampton. SLW hubs offer bespoke activities, tailored to the interests and abilities of those attending on any given day.
For more details about the Southampton Living Well day-care service click here.
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What do Activities Volunteers do?
Activities Volunteers support the running of activities - such as arts & crafts, cooking, quizzes, board games) at our day-care service.
What you will get out of it
- It's a great way to make a real difference to someone's life
- You'll be giving something to your community
- You get to be part of Age UK Southampton's volunteer team
- Volunteers tell us they find the experience really rewarding
What is expected of me?
Activities Volunteers are expected to attend regularly, this usually involves a commitment of at least half a day a week, on an ongoing basis. Volunteers will also need to attend a short training session and provide references and enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check.