Social Activities Volunteer

To assist the patients on the ward with social activities - this could be crafts, reading to the patients etc to help to stimulate the patients and prevent boredom
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly
Availability:

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this organisation. E.G Monday morning.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Tasks the volunteer will be required to do:

Speak to the patients
Play board games, cards etc
Reading to patients
Crafts

Skill and Qualifications Required:

the ability to speak to patients

Areas of Interest: Art, Craft, Hospitals, Social care
Opportunity suitable for: Long term commitment, Older people
What activities will the volunteer do? Befriending, Care work
Skills gained in this role: Craft, Listening, Organising, Reading and writing, Talking to others
Home based opportunity? No
DBS Check Required: Yes
Opportunity Accessibility: Clearly marked accessible parking spaces, Step free access clearly signposted into the building, Automatic opening doors, Lift to other floors / step free access throughout the building, Accessible toilets

About the host organisation

Hosted by: Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust
Organisation Profile: There are many different voluntary opportunities throughout the hospital.