Organisation: South Central Community Family Service Centre
Time Commitment: 1 -2 times a month
Location: Clients Home
We are a Family Service Centre who works with over 500 families from low income groups. As a voluntary welfare organisation, we work closely with volunteers to support the work that we do with the families and in particular the children.
- We are looking for a volunteer who is female, and preferably a mother, to befriend a single mother with an 8 year old child.
- The purpose of the visits, which will be at our client's home or any place of interest, such as the park, library etc, is to engage the them in casual chit chats, leisure activities, to generally help to "connect" this family to the "world outside of theirs".
- A volunteer who has the interest to journey with a low income family and to work together with the Centre's staff to support the family.
- Good interpersonal skills and communication skills.
What's the impact?
You will play a critical role in connecting the family with other resources and the Centre's staff. Your primary role is to befriend the family through casual chit chats and engagement.
Last date to apply is 27/10/2017. To apply click here.