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Huggard Homeless Centre - Social Club

Who: Anyone aged 18+

Where: Cardiff

When: Friday Morning

Contacts: Frankie Hackett

About the project

  • The Huggard Centre provide support to people who are sleeping rough in Cardiff;
  • SVC are working in partnership with Huggard to provide social and emotional enrichment to beneficiaries/clients at the centre.

Aim

  • This project is invaluable to beneficiaries as befriending improves perceptions of well-being, reduces stress and increases self-esteem and empowerment. 

Volunteer role

  • This project is an opportunity for volunteers to befriend and facilitate activities for beneficiaries;
  • A group of volunteers facilitate a 1 hour session each week for beneficiaries at the centre bi-weekly on a Friday at 11 am;
  •  Our wonderful volunteers have been running a range of activities such as karaoke, quiz and games.

Application process

  1. Complete SVC's volunteer application;
  2. Complete a short additional application form Informal interview (shortlisted applicants);
  3. Induction with SVC, Huggard and volunteers.

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