Do you drive and have your own car?
Do you want to make a difference to those who are socially isolated or experiencing loneliness?
Do you make an excellent cup of tea or coffee?
If you answered yes to any of these, then you may be the volunteer we are looking for!
How can you get involved?
CAMEO (Come and Meet Each Other) is a 12-week programme bringing together people over 50, living in Dartford, Gravesham and Swanley, who are socially isolated or experiencing loneliness due to changing life circumstances.
CAMEO offers a 12-week programme of activities with sessions on topics such as healthy living, personal finances, volunteering and community services. It’s a great opportunity for people to meet others who have experienced similar circumstances and make new friends.
What does the role entail?
We are looking for someone who can help us out for between 2-4 hours on a Tuesday and/or a Thursday over the course of 12 weeks.
Help would include;
- Drivers – pick up and drop off those who are unable to use public transport due to older age, illness or mobility problems (expenses are reimbursed).
- Tea and Coffee assistant – keeping all of us refreshed and befriending those who attend our sessions regularly.
More about us
CAMEO is a project that is run by Imago; a social action charity working across Kent, Medway, East Sussex and London. We deliver a range of services and projects; supporting independence, reducing social isolation and creating opportunities, for some of the most vulnerable in our communities. In addition we help voluntary and community sector organisations operate more effectively by offering a range of information, advice, resources, training and support.
To find out more and to get involved, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01892530330