Volunteer Passenger Wellbeing Assistant

Sight Support Ryedale are looking for volunteers to accompany our visually impaired members on the minibus to our activities and events. We provide door-to-door transport for our members, and the volunteer would be supporting people from their home to the transport, ensuring that they are safely seated, and enjoying the ride with them. All training will be provided. No wheelchair handling is required.

Whether you can offer a few hours, or a few days a week, we would love to hear from you. For more information please call us on 01653 698860, email enquiries@sightsupportryedale.org

Skills or experience required?:

Experience is not necessary, as full training will be given. A friendly nature, empathy, and an interest in people are necessary. In return, we can offer friendship, a sense of community, and some great days out.

You will require?: Criminal Record Check (DBS)
Frequency of opportunity: Ongoing
Can this opportunity be home based?: No
What are the areas of interest?: Health & wellbeing, Supporting group
Type(s) of cause supported: Disablity, Mental health, Older people
Where is the opportunity located?: Ryedale
Includes out of pocket expenses?: Yes
How many hours per week is this opportunity?: Various opportunities, depending on the activities schedule
You can volunteer for this opportunity at the following times: