Are you looking for new skills or experience? Do you want to keep busy and social and meet new people? Are you passionate about reducing the isolation some people are feeling during this time?
Are you the person everyone turns to for a chat, listening ear or a catch up or even to help them with their technology – joining the zoom quiz, looking up hobbies online or help with checking their emails ?!
Wigan and Leigh Carers needs your skills for their exciting volunteer roles – carers wellbeing phone befriender and carers tech support volunteer. Based at the carers centre in Hindley or even at home , you can support local people through making weekly phone calls to carers and their families to offer a listening ear to help reduce loneliness and isolation or even help them with their technology and getting online. Training and support is given and out of pocket expenses reimbursed . in turn you will be part of our team and gain valuable new experiences .