We have many interesting and challenging volunteering opportunities at Enfield Carers Centre. If you are interested in any of the volunteering roles below please call the centre on : 0208 366 3677 , email : primarycare@enfieldcarers.org or download the volunteer application form and forward it to us.
Application Form

Volunteer Mentors for 16 -25 Year Young Adult Carers

We are currently seeking volunteers to work as mentors for young people aged 16 -25 years.

The role will involve befriending a young person, staying in touch with them on a regular basis and encouraging them to stay engaged with support services.

The ideal candidate will either be young person themselves or have experience of working with this age group.

The commitment can be as little as one phone call per week but obviously the more time you can spend with the young person the stronger the relationship could become

Reliability is essential and we do require a 4-6 month commitment .

Required experience:
•Working with young people or being a young person: 1 year

Administrative Volunteers

We are looking for confident, computer literate volunteers to help with our office admin.
The role will involve: telephone work; data input; filing; photocopying and helping with mail outs.
This is an ideal role for anybody looking to refresh or learn new office skills.
Volunteers would need to commit to a minimum of 1/2 day per week and will be given full training and support.
All expenses will be covered.

Required experience:
•Some office experience is desirable: 1 year

Mail Out Volunteers

We are looking for volunteers who can help us with our regualr mail outs to carers and their families.

The role will involve folding leaflets, stuffing envelopes and franking. We also need volunteers to help us to put our information packs together.

Your commitment will only be a few hours every couple of months when we are preparing a mail out .

The role can be fun as a group of volunteers perform the task together and can chat and have a laugh when doing so.

This role is ideal for anybody looking to make new friends whilst helping a good cause.

All expenses will be covered.

 

Art Therapy Volunteer

Having recently run two successful Carers Art Therapy Sessions we are now looking for a volunteer who can spare a couple of hours per month to run some additional sessions.

If you are an art therapist , with public liability insurance who would like to help carers to relax and explore their feelings in a creative way then please call the centre for more information. Dates and times can be arranged to suit you , subject to room availability.