Barnsley Carers Service - Volunteering Opportunities

MAKING SPACE - BARNSLEY CARERS SERVICE - VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES

Priory Campus, Pontefract Road, Lundwood, Barnsley, S71 5PN

Who we are

Volunteering Opportunities with Barnsley Carers Service. This venue is part of the Barnsley Safe Places Scheme.

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Description

Do you want to help others? We are looking for volunteers in Barnsley to help family/friends that care for someone with a health condition.

Making Space Barnsley Carers Service is a free to access service, here to support unpaid carers in their role.
They are looking for volunteers in Barnsley to help family and friends who care for someone with a health condition.

Volunteering is a great way to give something back, gain experience and meet others.

Our volunteer opportunities include:

  • Befriending - spending time with a carer who is feeling isolated. (this role can be over the telephone or in-person)
  • Running activity groups eg: arts and crafts, cooking. You could bring your hobbies and interests into your volunteering
  • Admin - helping staff in the office with admin tasks.

We have in-person and remote roles.

No qualifications are needed except for a desire to help people and an understanding of confidentiality. Some experience of supporting people with mental health
conditions is useful but not essential.

Please contact us for further information.

This venue is part of the Barnsley Safe Places Scheme. For more information, visit https://www.safeplaces.org.uk/member-schemes/barnsley/bcvs-trading-priory/


Opening Times

Monday, Wednesday & Thursday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Tuesday & Friday 9.00am - 7.00pm


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Contact Details

Contact name: Adele Lacy

Email address: BarnsleyCarers@makingspace.co.uk

Phone number: 01226 288772

Mobile number:07971 826329

Address: or visit The Barnsley Carers Hub, at Making Space, Priory Campus, Pontefract Road, Lundwood,S71 5PN


Locations

Address details:

Priory Campus, Pontefract Road, Lundwood, Barnsley, S71 5PN




Published: 09 August 2019