Southwark, London, Greater London


About the organisation

Since 1989, LADPP has been providing services to Spanish and Portuguese speakers, with a particular (but not exclusive) focus on those with dis... Read more

Job Description

We have just started a new Befriending programme for socially isolated individuals who speak Spanish or Portuguese, with the aim of motivating them to get involved in cultural and artistic activities in their local area.
As a Befriender you will be required to commit to 7 sessions with a client and work together to reduce social isolation and support them to integrate in their community.
Main activities and tasks:
-Commit to meeting at least 1 client for 1 hour a week within the South London Area.
-Take a holistic approach to wellbeing and promote a positive healthy lifestyle for clients.
-Signpost clients to adequate organisations.
-Work towards reducing social isolation in ethnic minority groups.

*Kindly add a short cover letter explaining what you can offer to the role and why you are interested in volunteering with us.

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