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

The Befriending programme is 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. Your role will be to commit to 7 sessions with a client and work together to reduce social isolation and support them to integrate in their community.

Tasks of  Befriender includes:

  • 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.