Opportunity: Volunteer Befriender

Organisation Name: Happy Days

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Organisation Name: Happy Days
ellen@happydaysuk.org
Phone: 01422 303458
Cause/Interest: Homelessness and housing
Listing End Date:
Skill Required: Interpersonal skills, Listening and communication, Mentoring and counselling
Type Of Activity: Befriending, buddying and mentoring
Additional/Specific Suitability:
Age/Gender Restrictions: Volunteer Person Spec:
● Be reliable, committed, professional.
● Well presented.
● High standard of working practice.
● Have a genuine interest in improving the lives of others.
● Understand the charity aims and objectives.
● Be able to work in different locations and with a wide variety of people with different needs and requirements.
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Geographical Area(s): Calderdale
Opportunity Type: Location
Requirements And Benefits: Happy Days UK - Bringing Hope to the homeless through Community & Social Enterprise

Volunteer Role Title: Volunteer Befriender
Location: Various – depending on resident location.
Day/Time: Monday-Friday (various hours and options available)

About HappyDays: We support homeless and at-risk individuals through the provision of supported community housing, access to skills enhancement and opportunities to gain employment; nurturing them into living purposeful lives for the benefit of themselves and their community.
Skill Required: Interpersonal skills, Listening and communication, Mentoring and counselling
Times For The Opportunity: Any
Volunteer Commitment: Long term (Commitment of at least 6 months expected), Part time (18 hours per week)