Host Organisation: Aceso Homecare

Aceso Homecare is a Domiciliary Care Company based in Cheshire, providing a range of quality care and support services to individuals within their own homes.

Opportunity Interests: Ex-Offenders and Prisoners, Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender people, Older People (60+), People who are unemployed, People with Disabilities, People with Drug & Alcohol Issues, People with Learning Disabilities, People with Mental Health Issues, Victims of Crime
Type of Activity: Befriending, Coaching / Mentoring, Construction / Odd Jobs, Gardening, Support / Care Work
Location: Alsager, Cheshire East, Crewe, Holmes Chapel, Middlewich, Nantwich, Sandbach
Days and Times for the Opportunity: Monday AM, Monday PM, Monday EVE, Tuesday AM, Tuesday PM, Tuesday EVE, Wednesday AM, Wednesday PM, Wednesday EVE, Thursday AM, Thursday PM, Thursday EVE, Friday AM, Friday PM, Friday EVE, Saturday AM, Saturday PM, Saturday EVE, Sunday AM, Sunday PM, Sunday EVE

Do you have a caring nature? Are keen to help societies most vulnerable? Would like to experience a role similar to that of a care worker but have never had the opportunity?

Then come and join us!

As a Companion/General Support volunteer you will be providing support to those who need it most. From having a friendly chat over a cup of tea to supporting owners with their pets there are limitless tasks that you can do that will make such a difference to the people we support.

If you are interested in this role then please get in touch via email, phone or whichever communication aid suits you best and help us to help those who are most in need.

Volunteer Commitment: Long Term
Is a DBS check required for this role?: Yes
Skills and Qualifications Required:

Caring
Flexible
Reliable
Resilient
Good timekeeper
Adaptable

Are there any Gender or Age Restrictions?: No
Do you have disabled access to the areas a volunteer would be sited?: Yes
Do you pay expenses?: No
If yes, for what and at what rate?:
What support is available for the volunteer?:

We have an oncall service which is available 24hrs a day for emergencies only and there is support from the office staff during the day.

What training is available for the volunteer?:

We provide training at our offices in Sandbach and also offer online courses.