Our BAND service has worked alongside people with lived experience of a mental health condition for over 25 years. We believe that everyone has the right and capability to lead an inclusive and meaningful life and our services are designed to support people to take steps towards achieving this. The service operates mainly in the borough of Bolton and has a range of opportunities for volunteers to work alongside our clients and offer support on their journey to recovery.
The weekly hours vary according to the role, but we like volunteers to commit to at least 6 months with us.
You will be supporting an adult living with a mental health condition on their journey to recovery.
Through your volunteer role at BAND, you will support individuals living with mental health conditions to grow in confidence and self-esteem. You will be helping them to connect with other people and access opportunities in their community. You will support them to develop or practice important life skills and to find solutions to situations that they may find challenging.
This role will suit volunteers with:
All Family Action volunteers receive full training and access to ongoing supervision and support as long as they are in the role.
We offer regular volunteer information events where the roles are explained in more detail and you will have the opportunity to meet some of the team.
To find out more or book a place at one of these events, please complete this form and a member of the team will contact you.
Click here to look at our other volunteer opportunities.
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