Community - Health Connectors

We need your help to extend the reach of Healthwatch North Yorkshire through outreach activities. Assisting the volunteer & outreach coordinator at Access Points and events in the community.
Communicating with a wide range of local people discussing health & social care services and provide information/signposting.
Promote Healthwatch North Yorkshire and raise awareness of how we can help local people through ensuring they have a voice when it comes to their services.

Skills or experience required?:

• Ability to work in a team
• Good communication skills and able to listen
• Friendly, approachable and a caring nature

This opportunity is suitable for: Groups, Wheelchair users, Young people aged under 18
Frequency of opportunity: Ongoing
Can this opportunity be home based?: Yes
What are the areas of interest?: Coronavirus support, Health & wellbeing, Information & advice, Other general & helping, Supporting group
Type(s) of cause supported: Carers, Disablity, Health, hospitals & hospices, Local community, Mental health, Older people
Where is the opportunity located?: Across North Yorkshire, Craven, Hambleton, Harrogate, Richmondshire, Ryedale, Scarborough, Selby
Includes out of pocket expenses?: Yes
How many hours per week is this opportunity?: Variable hours
You can volunteer for this opportunity at the following times: