Day Group Volunteer

Sight Support HEY is looking for volunteers to offer support to our weekly Day Groups.


  • To assist service users to safely access vehicles and venues.
  • To assist service users within venues.
  • To distribute refreshments to service users.
  • To assist service users take part in activities.

Qualities and skills
we are looking for:

  • Good communication skills (both talking and listening)
  • An understanding and respect for confidentiality
  • Friendly, calm and empathetic manner
  • An ability and desire to develop a positive relationship with new people
  • An understanding of issues faced by those with a visual impairment is desired but not essential
  • Following training, to be aware of Safeguarding procedures and be able to escalate any concerns

Support provided to you:

  • Visual Impairment Awareness training will be provided and take place at Sight Support HEY.
  • Other training as identified
  • Regular newsletters, updates and news from the Volunteer Coordinator at Sight Support HEY
  • Reimbursement of out of pocket expenses such as mileage or public transport costs (where pre-approved)

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If you are interested in becoming an Outreach Resources Volunteer, please contact Sight Support on 01482 342297 or complete the inquiry form below and we will be in touch.

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