Help us and join Scotland’s fight against Coronavirus. Volunteering as a Kindness
Caller means you will be helping the most vulnerable people in Scotland to stay safe
and well at home. Volunteering to be a kindness caller will help reduce social isolation and loneliness and provide a check in service for those who are stuck in their homes. This can be done through our new telephone check in service, text message or face time call to our existing service users and anyone who needs us. Apply online at www.chss.org.uk/kindness
About Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland
Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland is an independent medical charity which improves the quality of life for people in Scotland affected by chest, heart and stroke illness, through medical research, influencing public policy, advice and information, and the provision of support in the community for people who suffer from these illnesses
A friendly, listening ear, willingness to help your local community, willingness to follow medical advice in order to keep yourself and others safe.
Regular contact with your volunteer line manager, who will be available for support and to answer questions Induction to the role, specific to your circumstances Training in telephone, text or facetime support Training in ‘Roles, Responsibilities and Boundaries’
Flexibility & Commitment
To be discussed
This role will take place in the volunteer's home.
- Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet