The delivery of the Street Assist service is 100% delivered by Volunteers from many walks of life.
The Management and Trustees of Street Assist Edinburgh really do value the contribution made by the many wonderful Volunteers past and present who have contributed so much to its success. Many individuals who donate their time and skills not just to help the charity but the wider society to help keep others safe. WE COULDN’T DO THIS WITHOUT YOU!
What are the benefits of volunteering?
1. Gain New Skills
2. Make New Friends
3. Mental and Physical Health and Wellbeing
4. Giving Something Back
5. Improving Your Confidence
Training offered by Street Assist Edinburgh
Street Assist Edinburgh aims to make your volunteering experience as fulfilling as possible, especially to give you the experiences and training which might contribute to enhancing your CV and increased employability prospects. These Continued Personal Development opportunities are delivered throughout the year where we will provide training in the following areas:
First Aid at Work
Mental Health First Aid
Alcohol and Spiking Awareness
Incident/Scenario Management Training
Conflict Resolution and Personal Safety Training
Domestic Abuse Awareness
Human Trafficking Awareness
5 steps to volunteering with Street Assist:
We have had such an abundance of volunteer forms submitted, we have had to temporarily close volunteer recruitment. Please don't let that stop you from submitting a form, your submission will be put on a waiting list until our recruitment reopens. Thank you!