Health and Well-being Activities Volunteer (Hyde)

We have a rewarding opportunity to join the My Recovery Tameside Drug and Alcohol Service as a Health and Well-being Activities Volunteer to assist our service users to engage with health and well-being activities, improve their physical and mental health and assist in promoting a healthier lifestyle.
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly, Fortnightly
Availability:

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

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

- To promote and facilitate health and well-being activities
- To assist in improving the physical and mental well-being of service users
- To aid in improving social networks for service users
- Provide support to service users accessing the groups

Skill and Qualifications Required:

- Non-judgemental attitude and experience of working with service users
- Understanding of drug and alcohol issues
- IT literacy, including use of Microsoft packages and databases

Areas of Interest: Addiction, Domestic violence, Ex-offenders, Health and safety, Health and wellbeing, IT, Mental Health, Social Welfare, Sport
Opportunity suitable for: Employee Volunteers, Indoor, Long term commitment, Outdoor, Short term commitment, University students
What activities will the volunteer do? Administration, IT, Mentoring, Outdoors
Skills gained in this role: IT, Organising, Outdoor work, Talking to others, Teamwork
Home based opportunity? No
DBS Check Required: Yes
Opportunity Accessibility: Lift to other floors / step free access throughout the building, Accessible toilets

About the host organisation

Hosted by: Change, Grow, Live
Organisation Profile: We are a charity that supports people to change their lives for the better.