Recruiting, training, deploying and supporting volunteers
Volunteers represent a largely untapped resource that can hugely benefit the quality of life for older people in care homes. Through research, Care Home Volunteers has identified the challenges that care homes currently face in making the most of this precious asset.
And at the same time, we’ve identified the key components that will help provide care homes with volunteers so that they can deliver the fun, joy and stimulation that is sometimes missing for residents.
Meet the Care Home Volunteers Team by clicking here.
Take a look at how Care Home Volunteers trains, deploys and supports newly recruited volunteers by reviewing the tabs below;
Our training programme ensures that volunteers have the information and support they need to go into care homes and includes the following topics:
Between each session our volunteers will have the opportunity to visit the care home in which they will be volunteering.