Wellbeing

Volunteers wanted for TLC Support Project

We need volunteers to work for a few hours a week in a small team.

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Clapham Park Project’s “Time Loving Care” scheme aims to provide support for residents in the Clapham Park area before, during a period of acute illness. The project aims to help people to feel more supported and in control during a difficult and stressful period of illness or hospitalisation. The assistance we would provide would be similar to the traditional role of good neighbour or friend. The service would not be a replacement for existing health or social services.

 

Help might include:

  • visiting and supporting people when they experience difficulty managing their usual routines
  • checking the property is safe, preparing home for discharge and visiting people at home
  • signposting to community services and social activities
  • signposting to community services and social activities

Volunteers will be given training and support.
Expenses will be reimbursed
All volunteers will be subject to an enhanced CRB check
A problem shared, is a problem halved.

 

If you would like further information or an application form, please contact:
Ching Wah Wong on 0208 678 5922 or 07958 337 305 or email cwong@claphampark.org.uk

The project is funded by Clapham Park Project.