League of Friends Cafe volunteer

The League of Friends café provides a refreshment service for the patients who are visiting the outpatients department in Tameside Hospital. The service helps to raise funds which are then given to the Trust to purchase items for the hospital and to provide patient comfort and care. The service has worked with the Trust in a very successful partnership for over 50 years and provided over £1million pounds to help the Hospital during this time.
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly

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

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

Provide a refreshment service to the clients - hot drinks and toast and toasted tea cakes as well as cans and confectionary.

Skill and Qualifications Required:

Personable - being able to talk to anyone
Clean and tidy appearance

Areas of Interest: Health and wellbeing, Hospitals
Opportunity suitable for: Long term commitment, Older people
What activities will the volunteer do? Catering
Skills gained in this role: Catering, Cleaning and tidying, Listening, Talking to others, Teamwork
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.