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Befriender (Conna)

Conna Day Care Centre

About Conna Day Care Centre

Conna Day Care Centre is a service ran by the Alzheimer Society of Ireland, the leading provider of dementia-specific services in Ireland. Their services provide person centred support and care, the person with dementia and their family are placed at the centre of the service so that they are actively involved in making decisions.

What's Involved

With the support of members of the staff, volunteers are welcome who will chat and reminisce with the centre's clients.

Your help is needed with the following:-
- making tea, coffee and toast
- helping out with the lunches
- help feeding some of the clients
- washing up afterwards

What's required for this position

Friendly with patience and empathy and a sense of humour

  • Hospitality/ Befriending
  • Personable Skills

Level of English required for this role:
Fluent English

Times and commitment required for this role


Minimum time commitment: 3 months

Hours required: 2hrs Weekly

Other Details

Location of volunteering opportunity:
Conna Co. Cork

Screening details for this role:

  • Garda Vetting
  • Informal Interviews
  • Application Form

Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:

  • Support/ advice/ recognition
  • Supervision
  • Initial induction and training
  • Insurance cover

Age restrictions:
Over 18

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  • This opportunity is posted by:
  • Volunteer Centre: Cork
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