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Shopping Support Service volunteer

Shopping Support Service volunteer
Cliff House Community Support Services
Description of the role:

Get shopping list from a frail person and either shop for them or escort them to the shops and take home.

Possibly help unpack and put away food items and have a chat and a cuppa perhaps.

Skills and qualities needed for the role:

- Empathy and in reasonable health themselves
- Driving full clean licence and adequate insurance cover
- Own car suitable to transport elderly or frail people
- Calm disposition

Practical information:

Will provide training and induction

Any amount of time from 30 mins a week upwards


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Additional Information
DBS check needed: Yes
Driving licence needed: Yes
Car owner: Yes
Open to: Age 17+
Is this role wheelchair accessible?: No
Address
Cliff House
1 Hilton Lane
Knaresborough
Knaresborough
North Yorkshire
HG5 8BX
Last updated: 20.05.2020
Organisation Information

During the coronavirus outbreak, services have changed with the focus on the most vulnerable and tasks such as assisting with collecting and delivering medication.

To provide a range of health and social care services to enable people to live as independently as possible in their own homes for as long as possible.
Services include Day Care, Support at Home, Day Activities, Shopping Services, Assisted Bathing, Information and Advice, Podiatry in partnership with a local clinic, NHS Hearing Aid battery supply centre,

Charity number: 1063803