Opportunity: Getting online for carers

Organisation Name: Making Space

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Organisation Name: Making Space
aidan.greenwood@makingspace.co.uk
Phone: 01422 369101
Cause/Interest: Health and social care
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Skill Required: Interpersonal skills, Listening and communication, Mentoring and counselling, Practical
Type Of Activity: Advice information and support, Befriending, buddying and mentoring, Technology and the internet
Additional/Specific Suitability: Young People (16-25), Doing with a friend, Older People, University students, Those looking for work
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Opportunity Type: Location
Requirements And Benefits: What skills and experience will you need?
• Clear communication with good listening skills.
• Understanding of, and patience with, the different learning capabilities of individuals.
• Confident in their own IT skills and good at passing these on to others.
Skill Required: Interpersonal skills, Listening and communication, Mentoring and counselling, Practical
Skills To Gain: Interpersonal skills, Teaching and training
Times For The Opportunity: Any
Volunteer Commitment: Short term (Less than one month)
What Could Someone Gain From This Role?: Why should you volunteer?
• Enhance your CV.
• Gain confidence in communicating effectively with a wide range of people.
• An opportunity to engage with your local community and enhance your skills.
• Making a real impact in supporting carers and growing in awareness of the needs of vulnerable adults.