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We are currently recruiting Volunteer Family Support Workers to be part of a flexible team providing information, advice and guidance to families and friends affected by the imprisonment of a friend or family member.
This role would suit those who could offer a minimum of 4 hours a week, are comfortable providing telephone support, have good IT skills and are confident using websites. If you think this is something that...
This is an exciting time to join our Human Resources team at our Hatfield office. You will have the opportunity to get involved in a number of different areas of HR which will be useful for anyone wanting to pursue a career in HR. This may include supporting the team with recruitment, requesting online and paper DBS (criminal record) checks, updating the HR database and writing letters to staff. You will be responsible for some HR projects, such as setting up a database of recruitment questio...
In an exciting partnership with Coventry City Council, we are providing one-to-one support for families who are going through challenging times and need help to find a positive way forward. Volunteers visit the family once a week for six months, offering emotional support and a practical hand getting started with tasks. They help families in many ways; it might be support to find a family routine that works for them, or going with a parent the first time they attend a children’s centre....
Family Lives, a national charity providing parenting and family support, is running a new project in the London Borough of Westminster to support families through befriending support. If you can spend a few hours of your free time each week to get involved in your local community and build a friendship with a parent who is struggling to balance their family life, we really want to hear from you. Often, all people need to solve their problems is a listening ear, some positive support and a boo...
You can make a difference for families, with a child under 5 years, to feel more confident and motivated to make healthy lifestyle changes.
You will be trained to deliver the Health Exercis...
Would you enjoy supporting families to give babies and young children the best start in life? Would you like to:
If you are able to give at least 3 hours a...
Our northern national Helpline Call Centre is based in the NE and we also work closely with local communities through our service for kinship carers and our local network of volunteers.
To get in touch with Family Lives Helpline in the North East call 0191 284 4060
Space Works, Benton Park Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE7 7LX (Read more »
Would you like to, LISTEN, HELP and SUPPORT parents in Nottingham?
Our Befriending Volunteers support parents who are going through difficult times. Visiting parents weekly to build a supportive relationship helping parents to build confidence and move positively forward with their family life.
'Befriending has helped me to understand things from another persons life, as well as learning more about my own.'
To find out about the next volunteer training in Nott...
Would you like to join a dedicated and active team of Trustees who oversee the work of a leading family charity?
We are a national charity looking for two new Trustees who share our values and are passionate about supporting parents, carers and families. In particular, we would like to hear from individuals with experience in one or more:
You can make a difference to families by helping them feel more confident, listened to and supported.
Our Befriending volunteers will: