This role is to interact with residents and be a listening ear for them. They also support the staff member in the operational running of the night shelter and in the event of any difficulties such as illness of a resident. The volunteer arrives at 8.45pm and leaves at 9am the following morning (10am on Sundays and Bank Holidays). Volunteers sleep in the residents’ lounge on a sofa bed. The staff member and the volunteer are up at 7am Monday to Saturday and 8am on Sundays & Bank Holidays.

If you are interested in volunteering please download and completeĀ the application form thenĀ email it to barbara.buxton@chesshomeless.org

Volunteer Application Form