Help children with additional needs and disabilities in your local community!
Befriending / Visiting volunteers needed for Me2 Club
Help children with additional needs and disabilities in your local community! Make a difference to a child’s life by volunteering with us.
Me2 Club is a local charity that supports children with additional needs and disabilities in the Wokingham and Reading Boroughs attend mainstream activities including uniform groups, sports clubs and drama groups.
We do this by matching them with a 1-1 volunteer who supports them at the activity. By building a relationship with one of our young people our volunteers help them overcome barriers and be included.
f you are 16 years or older have 1-2 hours a week to give and have the desire to make a difference to a child’s life visit our website and fill in our application form today!
We hope to run our next Volunteer Induction Training in September
Reading & Wokingham
Car parking for the volunteer?
Secure bicycle parking?
Near public transport?
How much time?
A few hours a week
What times and days of the week?
Mon PMMon EVETue PMTue EVEWed PMWed EVEThu PMThu EVEFri PMFri EVE
Any of these times
Befriending / Visiting
Will suit someone like this:
Prefers a regular scheduleSelf organised/motivatedSociablePatientSupportiveCommunicatorWants to get out and about
Post suitable for supported volunteering?
8 hours of volunteer induction training.
Description of support
All volunteers will have an allocated Activities and Volunteers Coordinator (AVC) who will attend the first few sessions with them. AVC will then visit termly and be available for telephone support or additional visits when needed.
Will I need my own transportation?
Will the volunteer be CRB or DBS checked?
Are references required?
Will there be an interview?
Are they properly insured?
Do they need a specific gender?
How many volunteers needed?
Opportunity added on
30 October 2019