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Driver for therapeutic singing group for older people with Sing For Better Health

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About this volunteering opportunity


Driving: picking up an older person from their home, driving them to one of our singing groups - which run for 1 1/2 hours - and dropping them off at their home  again.


About this organisation

We run six singing groups per week. They are for older people, and those with long-term health problems (e.g. breathing difficulties, Parkinson’s, Depression, Altzheimer’s, MS, Stroke, Heart conditions, Cancer, mental health problems etc.)
Their aim is to improve health and wellbeing, using a combination of relaxation/ stretching/breathing exercises, and singing songs together. We want to support people with long-term health problems cope better with daily life, help to prevent illnesses, physi

Induction, training and support offered with this opportunity


We are happy to talk to our volunteers, to give them support if needed.


Skills or experience needed for this opportunity


Driving license, car. Patience with older people.



 



The contact person for this opportunity is Udita Everett, 01273 556755

  • Expenses are paid for this opportunity.
  • This opportunity is fully wheelchair accessible.
  • Assistance with childcare is NOT available for this opportunity.

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  • older people
  • disabled people
  • people with health problems
  • driving
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