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Check In and Chat Volunteer

As a Check In and Chat Volunteer, you would provide simple yet vital phone support to people who may be at heightened risk of loneliness. It’s a role of particular importance at this time, while many people stay at home.formati


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By chatting and calling, you would offer companionship to those who may be isolated; give information on resources available and be a supportive listening ear.

If you’re self-isolating, but still want to volunteer your time and offer support over the phone, then you may be interested in our Check In and Chat Plus Volunteer role.

Watch our film and meet Check In and Chat Volunteers Carolyn and Nasir to find out about their role as a Check In and Chat Volunteer and what day-to-day looks like. You’ll also find out about what they've learned during their volunteer experience and about the support offered to them.

In addition to our FAQS for signing up, you can find out more about volunteering in our FAQs for NHS Volunteer Responders and information to support you in your role in our facts sheets.






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