Volunteering In Health

Volunteering In Health

Charity information

Volunteering In Health

We support elderly, lonely and isolated people with our Volunteer Medical Transport service, Befrienders, Telephone Befrienders, Memory Support, Home Help, Hospital Discharge Team and Health and Wellbeing Services. We work closely with the stautory sector to offer holistic care to each individual, making sure we know what matters to them and helping them to enjoy life to the full, living well at home for as long as possible.

Founded 2009

  • Mission statement

    Supporting people in Teignmouth, Dawlish and Chudleigh to live happily, safely and independently for as long as possible.

  • Aims

    Volunteering In Health aims to:

    • Assisting local people in need who require a helping hand because of ill health, disability, financial hardship, social exclusion or other disadvantage.
    • Providing support, advice and information services to local people, their Carers and families to raise awareness of available health and community services.
    • Providing transport to help local people access health services.
  • Overview

    Established: October 2009

    Registered Charity Number: 1136804

    Board members: 7

    Part time staff: 18

    Volunteers: 159

    Phone number: 01626 771695

    Address: Coastal Information Centre, Teignmouth Hospital, Mill Lane, Teignmouth TQ14 9BQ

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