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Dementia Wellbeing - Supporting older people living with memory loss and dementia
Age UK Camden
The Dementia Wellbeing Service provides support, ​to older people living in the community to stay connected and  engaged…
Bookfriend by phone - Share your passion for reading with an older person
Age UK Camden
Our Telefriends, Good Neighbour Schemes and Monthly Book Club are working together to support older people who enjoy reading…
Digital Inclusion Volunteer – One to One Support
Age UK Camden
One to One Gadget Support Sessions Age UK Camden hosts One to One Gadget Support Sessions. The sessions are open to older…
Telefriends
Age UK Camden
Telefriends volunteers are matched with an older person and commit to making a regular weekly phone call. The volunteers…
Reviewer (brief scoping reviews, various topics)
Fulham Good Neighbours
We are seeking an enthusiastic, self-motivated, and independent MRes or PhD student with literature review skills to carry…
Data mapping and management co-ordinator
Fulham Good Neighbours
We are seeking an enthusiastic and organised MRes or PhD student to work with us to create a map of the information (data)…
Chi Gong Teacher Volunteer (online)
Age UK Kensington & Chelsea
Help someone to keep active in their own home by volunteering to deliver a series of Chi Gong sessions online! This will…
Spanish for Beginners Teacher Volunteer (Online)
Age UK Kensington & Chelsea
We are looking for a volunteer to teach Spanish as part of our Activities & Events programme. This project supports…
Knitting & Crochet Teacher
Age UK Kensington & Chelsea
We actively combat loneliness by connecting isolated older people with their community and supporting them to join group…
Calligraphy Teacher
Age UK Kensington & Chelsea
Age UK Kensington and Chelsea actively combats loneliness by connecting isolated people within their community and…
Painting & Drawing Teacher
Age UK Kensington & Chelsea
Age UK Kensington and Chelsea actively combats loneliness by connecting isolated people within their community and…
Bingo & Afternoon Tea
Age UK Kensington & Chelsea
We actively combat loneliness by connecting isolated older people with their community and supporting them to join group…
Digital Clinic Volunteer
Age UK Kensington & Chelsea
We actively combat loneliness by connecting isolated older people with their community and supporting them to join group…
Befriending
Age UK Kensington & Chelsea
Volunteer befrienders offer social contact to older people in the community . People living alone can become very isolated…
Shopping Trip Volunteer
Age UK Kensington & Chelsea
The aim of the Escorted Shopping Trips is to assist older people who are unable to use public transport due to frailty or…
Marketing and Communications Volunteer
Age UK Westminster
Working side by side with the Marketing and Communications Manager to draft and share social media posts on different…
Keep Active Volunteer
Bishop Creighton House - Keep Active Hammersmith & Fulham
The aim of the Keep Active Volunteer Scheme is to provide support to older people with outdoor mobility and exercises after…
Dementia Support Volunteer
Age UK Westminster
Age UK Westminster has launched a brand new Maintenance Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (MCST) programme where group members…
Digital Support Volunteers
Age UK Westminster
Support older people to learn basic computer and mobile phone skills to help them connect online with their loved ones! Age…
Telephone Enquiries and Signposting Volunteer
Age UK Westminster
At Age UK Westminster we run a weekly Information and Advice telephone helpline for our clients, service users and the…
Dementia Befriending
Age UK Camden
The Dementia Befriending Service supports people to live independently and safely at home for as long as possible, stay…
Coffee Morning Volunteer
Holborn Community Association
The coffee morning has been designed to engage with those who do not engage with current community centres by providing a…
Befriender Volunteer
One Housing Group
To act as a befriender to vulnerable One Support customers. To undertake regular visits or outings and to help address…
Social Media & Communications Volunteer
Age UK Islington
You will help extend our reach and create awareness of the many facets of the work of Age UK Islington by writing and…