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Community Re-engagement Volunteers

Hours: 0.5 days – 2 days per week
Planned start date: ongoing

Community Re-engagement Volunteers (0.5 days – 2 days a week)

Survivors of domestic abuse can struggle to re-engage in the community after their traumatic experiences.  We are looking for a number of volunteers to help support survivors to build their confidence and self-esteem and act as their ‘companion’ when taking part in everyday community-based activities.  For example, you might accompany them to a local National Trust, a knit and natter group or simply meet for a coffee and a chat in a local café. Expenses for both volunteer and survivor will be covered.

We envisage that this will be for half a day to 1 day a week depending on how much time you can commit and how many survivors you may wish to support.

How to apply

Please apply by emailing us at hello@swsda.org.uk

Application deadline: ongoing

Web link: https://www.swsda.org.uk/
Email address: hello@swsda.org.uk

More about South West Surrey Domestic Abuse Service

South West Surrey Domestic Abuse Service supports anyone affected by domestic abuse living in the boroughs of Guildford and Waverley. We provide free, confidential and independent advice, skilled practical help and ongoing emotional support and information. For 15 years, we have helped thousands of survivors living in our local communities to feel empowered and informed to live a life free from domestic abuse harm. Our services include one to one support, peer and group work, specialist help for children and young people and specialist advice for survivors within the LGBTQIA+ population, those living with a disability and those with multiple disadvantages.

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