Aberlour Children Services are currently looking to recruit befriending volunteers to offer support to parents who may be developing mental health issues in the perinatal period. This support may be given through telephone calls, home visits, group work or support to access other local services. The next training course starts in September.
This opportunity proposes that the volunteer has experienced pregnancy and childbirth, and is able to empathise with the needs of families during the perinatal period Or; Someone who has understanding of mental distress, the emotional effects of pregnancy and birth and the demands of parenthood.
This volunteering opportunity takes places throughout the Falkirk area and is appropriate for those aged 18 and over. All out of pocket expenses are paid.
If you would like further information regarding this opportunity then please contact the Volunteer Team on 01324 692000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org