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Spurgeons is a charitable organisation that provides support for children, young people and families. Spurgeons Young Carers Project supports young people between 7- 18 years who have a caring role for a member of their family unit. We’re currently delivering more than 81 projects to support children, young people, their families and communities to find long-lasting solutions to...

Dudley Young Carers Volunteer

This opportunity is ongoing, with no end date.

To support on a one to one basis with a young carer offering time out whilst raising their self esteem and confidence, or to be part of a group session/activity providing support and respite from their caring role through fun based activities

Hours per week

2 hours

Training information

Couple of hours induction including training on safeguarding and group work.

Location

Dudley

DBS required?

Yes

Benefits to self

To be able to gain confidence within a group based setting to organised the running and planning of group activities. As well as the chance to work with young carers that are vulnerable, helping in group activities.

Transport information

Travel to one place of work.
  • Opportunity LengthOngoing
  • Volunteering WithChildren and Young People

Employability skills

  • Skills 0