Day Care Centre Volunteers
Hosted by: Barnsley Independent Alzheimer's and Dementia Support

Who we are:
BIADS is an organisation formed by Barnsley people to provide support to those who have any form of dementia and their families and friends. Since we are an independent group serving the Metropolitan Borough of Barnsley we can guarantee that all funds raised and donations received will be used here in Barnsley. Our dedicated centre in Barnsley provide support to those affected by dementia, their carers, families and friends by providing information, emotional support, social opportunities, meaningful activities and events. Our range of services we hope to enable our members to live well with dementia in the community.

Who we need?
We are looking for some friendly caring volunteers who can help out for a few hours on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays at our Day Care centre on Eastgate Barnsley. We would expect volunteers to be happy to join in with sessions such as singing and craft making.

How many volunteers are needed:

10

Recruitment process:

If you are interested please phone 01226 280057 and ask for Lyndsey or email lyndsey@biads.org.uk

Skills and quaifications:

No experience is necessary as we will provide any training that is required and you would be joining a team who are passionate about offering the best dementia care they can.

Type of activity: Befriending and buddying, Caring, Mental Health