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Emotional and Practical Support Volunteer - Charnwood

Macmillan Cancer Support's volunteering scheme helps people affected by cancer in the local community of Charnwood. Our volunteers help support people in their home. This could involve a weekly visit to have a chat over a cup of tea and provide a listening ear, or helping out with household tasks such as light housework, shopping and gardening.

You need to be 18 years old or over to apply for this opportunity.


What we're looking for

  • Ability to communicate clearly with others
  • Effective listening
  • Polite, courteous and patient
  • Ability to be respectful of others differences and choices
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality

What you can gain from this opportunity

  • The satisfaction of helping people affected by cancer
  • Getting more involved in and making a real difference to your local community
  • Developing existing skills and learning new ones
  • Meeting new people
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