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Volunteering Opportunity: VO90057
Befriender for young person with Cystic Fibrosis with Butterfly Trust (The).
Created/last updated: 14/11/2023
About this opportunity:
Induction is one day covering the condition, the befriending process and procedures, interpersonal skills, Trust procedures. One team day per year for ongoing training. Support from befriending co-ordinator member of Trust's staff.
Out of pocket expenses paid?
Yes - All transport costs, mileage (30p/mile), materials for activities.
Good listening skills, patience, reliability and an adaptable attitude. Must have access to a smoke free car
Volunteers will be matched with a young person who lives in their local area. The volunteer will take the young person in their car to an activity or environment away from home to give the young person space to talk.
This opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.