Contact

Volunteers Manager

Wrexham Maelor

01978 727164

Susan.marriott@wales.nhs.uk

Co-ordinator East (Wrexham and Flintshire)

01978 726218

claire.bate@wales.nhs.uk

Co-ordinator Central and West (Conwy and Denbighshire)

01745 448 740 ext 7026

rachael.farnell@wales.nhs.uk

WARD ROBIN VOLUNTEER

Take on a new challenge...

As a Robin Ward Volunteer you will have the opportunity to meet new people, make new friends, learn new skills and put existing ones to good use. Become part of a team that makes a real difference to people's lives every day.

 

We welcome anyone over 17 years with a few hours to spare each week. If you have a friendly nature, a willingness to help others, good communication skills and non-judgemental outlook we would be delighted to hear from you. We provide ongoing training and support and you will be invited to our frequent volunteer get-togethers and social events. 

Tasks to choose from include: 

- spending time in general conversation

- preparing hot/cold drinks

- checking water jugs

- providing a readng/ writing service if appropriate

- going on errands to hospital shops

- assisting with our patient DVD loan scheme

or

- assisting patients and their families 

- reassuring and assisting patients in Accident & Emergency

- meeting and greeting patients in clinics

- spending time with day-visitors doing activities and chatting

- providing a reassuring presence, hand-holding in our eye theatre whilst patients undergo procedures under local anaesthetic