TPT volunteers are matched with a blind or partially sighted person who would benefit from companionship and needs someone to come with them to a social or leisure activity. We try to match people with similar interests so that everyone gets to have a good time. All activities are in in London. Main Aspects of the role • Making arrangements with the service user for the activity • Meeting and travelling together on public transport • Guiding and supporting the service user to take part in the activity and joining in yourself • Travelling with service user back to the meeting point • Submitting a brief report to the volunteer coordinator after the event (can be done on-line or on the phone).
If you are interested in applying to be a Link Up Volunteer, please download an application form from http://www.pocklington-trust.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/Volunteer-Application-Form-and-monitoring.doc
About Thomas Pocklington Trust (OW)
Thomas Pocklington Trust offers people who are blind or have sight loss the support they require to lead an independent life, based on their individual requirements.
Times you can volunteer
Saturday: Mornings, Afternoons, Evenings
Monday: Mornings, Afternoons
Tuesday: Mornings, Afternoons
Wednesday: Mornings, Afternoons
Thursday: Mornings, Afternoons
Friday: Mornings, Afternoons, Evenings