Eye Clinic Support Service Volunteer Eye Clinic Support Service Volunteer Volunteers provide emotional and practical support to patients attending eye clinics at Moorfields & Havering Hospital. Patients are those who have recently been diagnosed with sight loss and/or are receiving treatment. Main Aspects of the role Be present in the clinic waiting room and approaching patients to offer a variety of support which can include Guiding patients around the clinic and hospital – including supporting with getting food and drinks Sitting in appointments with patients who are vulnerable and alone where requested Reading information and documents aloud to patients Providing non-medical information – e.g. about other support services or organisations that might be helpful Listening to patients concerns and offering emotional support Giving information and feedback to hospital staff What will I get from volunteering with London Vision? A good understanding of how to support blind and partially sighted people A chance to do something positive Make a difference to the lives of others, and to yourself Gain new skills, knowledge and experience Meet like-minded, motivated, positive people Spend quality time away from work or a busy lifestyle Gain confidence and self-esteem Enhance your CV For further information, please contact [email protected] To apply for this role, please fill in this form.