Walker Wanted for a Gentle Stroll

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We are looking for someone who would like to accompany an individual within the Braintree District who would like to go for a gentle stroll and a conversation at least once a week. 

We have several people who get a bit fed up of their own company or maybe lack the confidence to pop out for a walk on their own. 

What skills do I need?

  • Enjoy the company of others
  • like going for a walk
  • Good listener 
  • Able to avoid talking about your problems
  • Be happy and bring a smile to someones day
  • Patience 


  • Accessibility
  • Data Protection policy
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Suitable for under 18s
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 24/08/2020

End Date: 24/08/2021

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Morning Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Afternoon Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Evening Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Availability Details


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Community360 (Braintree)

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  • Young People


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  • One-off Activity
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  • Supporting People and Befriending

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