FACT22 (Part of Catch 22) aims to offer a holistic support service by using a ‘whole family’ approach in order to improve outcomes for children and young people aged 0-18 living in Coventry. This will then help in strengthening the family unit as a whole, instigate change and reduce factors contributing to risk and need.
Volunteer mentors are matched with children and families with the purpose of facilitating personal development, developing social networks and motivating children and families to reach their goals and sustain positive change.
Parent Mentor - Advice in many different roles including shopping on a budget, routines, parenting.
Peer mentor: 16 - 21 year olds provide support and encouragement to children/young people eg through job coaching, sport coaching and signposting.
The volunteering roles are based in East and West areas of Coventry
Travel expenses are paid by the organisation.
How to get involved
To volunteer contact geraldine dot mckeown2 at coventry dot gov dot uk
or for more information visit www.catch-22.org.uk
This is an external project Warwick Volunteers does not have any involvement with the management of these activities.
Volunteers are expected to commit for 2 hours per week for a minimum period of 9 weeks
Volunteers need to have the following skills and attributes:
You will be provided with a six module incluction including safeguarding and health and safety
This is an external opportunity
Warwick Volunteers cannot be held responsible for external volunteering opportunities advertised, but we do make every effort to ensure that all the information we publish is accurate. We advise volunteers to use their own judgement when selecting potential opportunities, and to check all details concerning prospective volunteering activity with the organisation involved. Please make sure that you have received all necessary training and information regarding your own health and safety before commencing volunteering.