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Age UK Reach Out Befrienders Dorset

Age UK Dorchester

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Reach Out in Dorset helps older people to make friends and get out using Volunteer Befrienders and Buddies
You can visit someone in their home or go out somewhere together. It really just depends on your availability and what you both want to do
You only need an hour a week at a time that suits you. However, if you want to do more, then you can. We match up volunteers and clients so you can enjoy each other’s company when you visit, go out, or talk on the phone
You will have a Reach Out Development worker to support you and the people you visit

Jules Walker

Further location details may be provided below.

Dorchester, Weymouth, Bridport, Lyme Regis, Purbeck, Milborne St Andrew and surrounding areas


One week

Contact Jules Walker by phone or email

UK Driving Licence,General Helping

Good communication skills Driving Licence is an advantage, but not essential

Travel expenses are available if required


Befriending, Buddying & Mentoring,Community Work,Support Work,General & Helping

 We welcome and/or have the resources to support:

Anyone who is able to get out and visit someone in their home is welcome to apply. All our volunteers are DBS checked

When we need you to do this role

     Morning       Afternoon       Evening   

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