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Volunteering Opportunity: VO70410
Family Befriender with Home-Start Levenmouth.
Created/last updated: 04/08/2020
About this opportunity:
Home-Start Levenmouth is a free confidential service for families with at least one child under the age of 5, living in Buckhaven, Wemyss villages, Leven, Methil, Lower Methil, Methilhill, Windygates or Kennoway •
As a volunteer with Home-Start you will help us make a difference to a family in the local area • Volunteers can visit the families in their own homes or support them at our groups • A full training course is provided, on-going training and support •
Volunteers can also provide practical support with meal planning, shopping and cooking, helping to get to Drs' appointments, reading to and playing with the children or supporting a family to go on an outing to the park or local groups • The choice is yours!
no upper age limit has been specified
New volunteers will attend a Preparation Course. Further training is on-going and volunteers are seen monthly for support and supervision.
Out of pocket expenses paid?
Yes - All travel expenses paid - 40p per mile for cars and public transport costs reimbursed.
This is exciting and rewarding voluntary work which requires energy, commitment, reliability, creativity and a sense of humour.