Volunteer Walking Buddy  with Salters Hill Charity (VG) (Ref: 1053)
 
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Many of the people they work with want to keep fit and healthy but it can be difficult to stay motivated. Walking alongside someone new can help to make this a fun and enjoyable activity.

.By volunteering as a walking buddy you will have the chance to get to know someone new and spend time being active in the fresh air.

This role can be flexible to suit your availability, for example, you might want to go on a regular walk for an hour each week, or arrange to meet up with your buddy a couple of times a month.
What are they looking for?

They are looking for volunteers who enjoy the outdoors, conversation and being active.

You should be: friendly, motivated, interested in spending time with someone who has a learning disability and practical.

Practical

Working hours are flexible depending on your availability, from the range of Monday - Sunday in the morning and afternoon. Volunteer expenses will be reimbursed.

When: Variable times
Age requirements: Over 18
Where?

Newent

About Salters Hill Charity (VG)
 
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They provide services and support for adults with learning disabilities in the Gloucestershire, Herefordshire and Worcestershire area. This includes accommodation at three sites in Ledbury and Gorsley and support for people living in their own homes in the community. They also offer a programme of Creative Learning Courses which allow people to develop their skills and independence.

Their goal is to be the most trusted and responsive local community provider of care, support and opportunities for people with disabilities and their families.

They aim to do this by:
•Working alongside people with learning disabilities and others who seek their support to develop independence, confidence and skills.
•Promoting the rights of vulnerable people they work with.
•Recognising the value and opportunity that the environment gives people to flourish and achieve.

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