KEEN Buddies; Community Buddy

Reference:
OP7971
Closing date:
Age required:
16+
Number of positions:
100
Opportunity type:
Volunteering
Description

Sign up to be a community buddy and you will be matched 1-1 with a disabled young person in need of a buddy and some extra support. Our buddies meet for zoom quizzes, weekly chats, a walk in the park, bowling, whatever they fancy, and we have a regular programme of online events - Just Dance party anyone? You'll make a big difference to the life of a young person, develop important skills for roles within the care and charity sector, and have a fabulous time with a new friend.

 

AT THE MOMENT, BUDDIES AGED 16-18 CAN ONLY MEET VIRTUALLY BUT WILL BE INVITED TO USE OUR YOUTH BUDDIES SCHEME FOR IN PERSON MEET-UPS FURTHER DOWN THE LINE.  

Qualifications
  • Will require criminal record check
Training
  • Online safeguarding training
  • Online introductory training session
Opportunity Provider
KEEN Buddies

United Kingdom