Volunteers For Samaritans Listener

The Samaritans provide 24/7 confidential and emotional support for people experiencing feelings of distress and despair.The service is mostly delivered on the telephone but also callers are seen face to face or contact by email.

Telephone & Digital Adviser

To access the client’s issues using listening and questioning skills across the different mediums of telephone,web chat and email.Signpost and give information to to clients appropriately to suit their needs,taking into account the client’s ability to take the next steps themselves.Identify,interpret and communicate relevant information .Assist with campaigning work by identifying where things have gone wrong and how we can help to challenge and change this.

 

Support Volunteer

Samaritans provide 24/7 confidential and emotional support for people experiencing feelings of distress and despair. The service is mostly delivered on the telephone, but also callers are seen face to face in the branch and people also contact by email and text.
By volunteering to be a samaritian, you can help make a real difference to others and yourself – if you’ve ever felt the need to give something back then now is your chance to help us create a stronger, less isolated society.
Being a volunteer is flexible and planned to fit around your other commitments. You can volunteer to help support people who contact the Samaratians, or be a non- listening volunteer who helps with other roles such as publicity, admin and many other ways. They also have a shop located in The Strand, Durrington who are looking to expand their team.

Young Adult Carer Engagement Volunteer

To meet and communicate regularly with allocated Young Adult Carer( YAC) via text, phone , email 1-2-1 meetings and support groups. Alongside CSWS staff, support YAC to identify barriers in aching aspirational goals., such as employment, education.