Hft London
At Hft London we support people with many different types of learning disability, and have particular experience in supporting people with Down’s Syndrome and dementia, autism, and challenging behaviour. Staff are also trained in positive behavioural support and management, person-centred active support, epilepsy management with emergency medication, dysphagia, dementia and end of life care. Our…

We need volunteers to support people with learning disabilities who require a high level of care to live their life as independently as they can.

If you want a change of career, gain an accreditation, improve your employment chances consider becoming a volunteer support worker in a residential care home. Get a real taste of the day-to-day work in our services. Learn new skills and even work towards a professional qualification. You will shadow an HFT skilled support worker in their duties which may include:

There is no typical day as everyone is a unique person with different needs of support.

Time commitment

At least 2 hours every other week for a minimum of 3 months
Application deadline
What measures have you put in place to ensure volunteers’ safety during COVID-19?
Hft follow all government regulations in regard to Covid-19

This organisation is one of our community partner organisations.

Like all volunteer recruiters we work with, they have signed up to our service standards, agreeing to abide by our policy on partnership working.

In addition, the team here at Students’ Union UCL Volunteering Service is here to support you throughout your volunteering journey – you can get in touch at any time with any questions, queries or problems you encounter.