Dementia

Volunteer with the Dementia Community Support Team

Men’s Motivational Group

This group offers a wide range of activities e.g. snooker, and provides an opportunity for socialising.

Volunteers assist with:

  • games
  • creating conversations
  • working on puzzles
  • handing out tea/coffee and biscuits

This role does require an enhanced DBS check.

For further details about this role please see our download page.

To apply online visit MySouthend form.

For more information get in touch with our team via email or call us on 01702 534772. 

Activity group

This group provides fun and creative activities in a friendly and supportive environment.

Volunteers assist with the:

  • setup of the space
  • settle people in
  • assist with making tea/coffee
  • encourage joining in on various activities
  • provide topics for group chats

This role does require an enhanced DBS check.

For further details about this role please see our download page.

To apply online visit our MySouthend form. 

For more information get in touch with our team via email or call us on 01702 534772.

Music and Memories

This is a fantastic group that offers the chance of reminiscence through song.

A perfect singing voice is not essential, lyrics and percussion instruments provided.

Volunteers help with:

  • setting up the space
  • issuing name stickers
  • handing out song sheets
  • encouraging people to join in
  • making tea/coffee
  • handing out biscuits.

This role does require an enhanced DBS check.

For further details about this role please see our download page.

To apply online visit our MySouthend form. 

For more information get in touch with our team via email or call us on 01702 534772. 

Work from Home Activity Planner

Volunteers help provide resources for the activity group, such as:

  • quizzes
  • games
  • colouring in

A variety of abilities need to be catered for, so materials might need to be adapted for individuals.

Items need to be sent over at least once a month to keep things fresh, and interesting.

For further details about this role please see our download page.

To apply online visit our MySouthend form.

For more information get in touch with our team via email or call us on 01702 534772.

 

Page last updated: 05/12/2019