The Children's Society

We want every child to have the best possible chance in life
Location or area: 
National organisation

What we do

We offer an independent, confidential service for children and young people who are in care, leaving care or who have a social worker. We also offer long-term support and advice to looked after children and young people by matching them with Independent Visitors who are volunteers.
Types of volunteers needed: 
We are looking for Independent Visitor Volunteers (IV's). You would provide regular support (4-6 hours per month for a minimum of 2 years). The IV takes young people out to do activities together, providing support and inspiration through listening. Training is given and agreed out of pocket expenses are paid.

Types of activities and who we help

Children (under 11)
Counselling/Support
Health/Mental Health issues
Youth (11+)
Organisation email address: 
supporterengagementWM@childrenssociety.org.uk
Organisation telephone number: 
0121 212 5599