Volunteering in Retirement – Offering A Hand

Volunteering offers so many benefits, both for the people you help and for yourself.

 

 

Here are just a few reasons for volunteering……

  • Supports vulnerable people, thus enabling them to live healthy and rewarding lives.
  • Volunteers find a greater sense of purpose and meaning in their lives.
  • Health benefits include improved self-esteem and the ability to deal with ill health more readily.
  • Volunteering can also help the healing process for those people who have suffered from ill-health or addiction
  • Offers the opportunity to break down barriers by enabling you to socialise with people of different cultural backgrounds.
  • You will learn new skills which will improve your employment prospects.

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