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Do you have a couple of hours a week to spare? 

Would you like to do something rewarding with your spare time

Age UK Thanet is currently looking for sociable, flexible, friendly and patient people to interact with older people and become ‘Social Buddies’ 

What would I be doing?

You could be having a wander around the shops, simply having a cuppa and going for a short walk or offering support to attend a club or activity for the first time.

What skills would I need?

You would need to have good communication skills, be reliable and willing to commit to volunteering for at least 1-2 hours per week. 

You would also need to be happy to undertake a DBS check and any required training and be able to provide us with 2 references.

How do I apply?

We would love to hear from you! 

For further information please contact or give our office a call on 01843 223881: