Samaritans want to recruit new volunteers
PUBLISHED: 11:00 26 December 2012
VOLUNTEERS are being sought by an organisation which offers vital help to people in distress.
The Samaritans’ Weston branch is holding an open day on January 12 to recruit new volunteers.
The organisation largely work by telephone and are available 24 hours a day to provide confidential emotional support for people in despair, and who can be having suicidal thoughts.
The service can also be contacted by letter, email or text, and you can also drop in to the organisation’s centre in High Street.
The information day will be held at the United Reformed Church in Waterloo Street from 10am-1pm on January 12.
To register for the day call 01934 621240 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Training for new volunteers will be provided on Monday evenings throughout January and February, as well as occasional Saturdays.