WALKIE TALKIES

Purpose:               

  • To connect people living in the Mast PCN area (Kirkburton or Denby Dale Wards only) with a local walking buddy

  • To improve mobility through exercise

  • To improve mental health through face to face time

What we do:         

  • Buddy you up with a trained local walking volunteer

  • Weather and fitness permitting, a daily walk down your street

  • Distance will be dependant on you and your fitness

  • HD8 plus Kirkheaton, Flockton, Grange Moor and Emley

Group Type:         

  • One to One

SESSION INFORMATION

​Session frequency:

  • Daily

  • Dependent on weather, and your own ability/mobility

All session times:

  • Vaiable

Transport:

  • Not applicable

 

Covid Secure:        

  • Infection control protocols in place to protect members and volunteers

  • Mask wearing if under 2m of others

 

Carer Welcome:    

  • All carers are welcome to attend, at their discretion - we are very flexible

QUOTES

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TEAM DDC

Employed              No

Freelance              No

Volunteer              Yes

All our staff undergo regular training, and in addition to our Basic Training which includes Health & Safety, First Aid, Safeguarding and Covid Awareness, our people will have specific training for their roles.

All staff                                      Walking Staff                                    

Basic Training                            Walking Team Training                    

 

All of our training courses are fun and engaging. We have presented a range of learning platforms that include: classroom, online, videos and booklets.  We have optional additional training available for volunteers and employed, to boost their CV and prepare for other work.

Volunteers Welcome - Click Here to Register

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CHARGES

Sessional Cost:       FREE

Call us:

01484 860077

Find us: 

Suite 5, Westleigh House, Wakefield Road, Denby Dale, HD8 8QJ, UK

© 2021 by Denby Dale Centre.

Charity No 1118128

Company No 5507412

Limited by guarantee

Registered in England