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Good Neighbours Coventry is a project helping older people who live at home and feel lonely or isolated. Volunteers are...

Coventry Winter Night Shelter night volunteer

This opportunity takes place between 01 Dec 2019 and 31 Mar 2020.

Are you a night owl? If so, Coventry Winter Night Shelter needs you! You be able to read or study during the night while at Coventry Winter Night Shelter between 9.30pm-7am, being awake just in case one of the homeless guests would like a drink or a chat. You can also take it in turns with other volunteers to have a sleep. If you can come for the night even just 4 times between December 2019 and March 2020, that would make a huge difference.

Hours per week


Hours details

Flexible - the shift is between 9.30pm and 7am, but you can do this any night between 1st December 2019 and 31st March 2020. Come once a week, once a fornight, or once per month - it's up to you.

Training available

Training is provided at the venue. There is also an optional training session on 14th November 19:00 – 21:00.


various churches around the city - changes each night

DBS required?


Benefits to others

Supporting homeless people in Coventry to have a safe, warm sleep indoors.

Time commitment

At least one shift of 9.30pm-7am between December 2019 and March 2020.


Experienced shift leaders and staff are available to help.


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