Month: June 2019

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BBC Radio Wiltshire Interview – Jeni & Helen

During Volunteers Week, Care Home Volunteers were invited onto the Graham Seaman BBC Radio Wiltshire show. Thank you to our fantastic volunteer Helen who joined our coordinator Jeni to talk about her (and Cuba’s!) role within a care home and the difference it makes to an individual. If you missed the interview last week, just…
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Launch of Marlborough Service

Volunteers Week 2019 Make a Difference and Become a Befriender New Volunteering Service in Marlborough Care Home Volunteers is looking for caring and friendly volunteers for an exciting new project in Marlborough To celebrate Volunteers Week 2019, we are excited to announce our befriending scheme in Marlborough. After successfully running the Care Home Volunteers programme…
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Volunteers Week 2019 – A Special Thank You from Our Chair of Trustees

I am so pleased to be writing this message of appreciation to all our fantastic volunteers. When we started Care Home Volunteers in 2014, we knew we had identified a real need for so many older people in care who were lonely and isolated, despite the great care, kindness and compassion that they were receiving…
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An Exciting Time to Join Care Home Volunteers

We are a small charity with big ambitions and we are seeking a Chief Executive to share our vision, continue the journey and take on the role with passion, energy and commitment. We recruit, train and support volunteers to make one-to-one befriending visits to residents in care homes for older people, bringing conversation, joy and smiles, and reducing loneliness and isolation. We currently operate in Wiltshire and Swindon, but aim to have a national presence by 2025. It’s an exciting time to join a thriving charity and play a key part in growing our service. Click here for more information
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