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Would you like to visit someone who needs a friend for a chat or trip out? We will match you with someone who needs a friendly chat or help to get out for a walk or coffee. You will usually visit weekly for an hour or two although there…
AFFECT is a small charity which provides telephone support to families where a member is in prison. The advice is free and confidential. We particularly welcome volunteers who have experience of prisons and the Criminal Justice System. We offer free induction….
We have a rapidly growing online business behind the scenes in our shop and we require volunteers to help us to keep up with demand. Tasks include valuing many and varied items, photography, listing, packing, and dispatching. If you can help with any of the above, we…
Our community clubs are currently closed but we are running virtual clubs on zoom. These virtual clubs include two singing for fun groups (these normally meet in Southampton on a Wednesday evening and in Gosport on a Monday evening). The aim of these is to provide an opportunity for…
As part of the organisation, our Connections Volunteers offer the vital connection and support our beneficiaries need. In the role of a Connections Volunteer, you will help support a lonely individual via regular telephone calls. Depending on the beneficiary’s requirements, you will remain their volunteer for the duration of…
Telephone Supporter Why volunteer with Brendoncare Clubs? Brendoncare aims to improve the quality of life for older people, and our local networks of social/activity clubs are vital in combating loneliness and social isolation. They enable our members to develop relationship networks and each club aims to respond to the…
Friends of St James’ Park (FoSJP) is looking for new trustees. Do you have some time to spare and would be willing to serve as a trustee for St James Park? Do you have some good ideas to support the local community and would like to help shape what…
The Hampshire Healthy Families 0-19 service is a partnership between Southern Health Foundation Trust and Barnardo’s. We are looking for enthusiastic and creative people to support us in our work throughout Hampshire. Our volunteers are highly valued members of our team, supporting us and health visitors in the delivery…
Activities and information to help you develop new skills, build confidence, and make connections. Our resources can help you build confidence and cope with loneliness. At times, life can feel overwhelming. It can be hard to know where to look for advice or how to reach out to others…
The Seafarer Centre in Southampton supports all the seafarers coming into the port of Southampton. Due to the coronavirus some seafarers have been stuck at sea for over a year now. The seafarer centre is a safe location for seafarers to come to. The befriender role is to meet…
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SO:Let’s Connect is a new project aiming to reduce isolation by getting more people connected digitally.
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A virtual gathering to link up with residents, community groups, health and council reps to build on the good things locally.
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