Purpose of role  

We are looking for volunteers to support locality workers in running community based groups for people living with dementia and their carers.

Time commitment

2-3 hours per week

Locations

Watford, Three Rivers, Broxbourne & Hertsmere

Main tasks

  • Set up and clear room for the group including teas/coffees
  • Welcome service users to the group and ensure they are comfortable
  • Engage with clients through talking and active listening and supporting service users in taking part in activities being done.
  • Signpost service users to any other services that they may be interested in or that may help them in their current situation
  • Report any safeguarding issues immediately to the locality worker
  • Debrief with locality worker after each session