Volunteering with NEWCIS is a great way to help deliver services to carers in Flintshire, Denbighshire and Wrexham. You don’t need to be a carer to volunteer with us and we offer flexible and voluntary work in a variety of roles and locations. You would be joining a friendly and welcoming team and would be valued and supported in your role.

Contact NEWCIS for an informal chat on:

Flintshire 01352 752525

Denbighshire 01745 331181

The benefits of volunteering include:

  • Increased confidence
  • Easing isolation
  • Gaining new skills and experience - most roles offer training and opportunities to gain new skills
  • Making new friends from different backgrounds with different experiences

"The day NEWCIS came to see me changed my world. I now volunteer for NEWCIS and I love it!”

Memory Cafés

Memory Cafés are social gatherings in community settings throughout Flintshire where people with memory loss and their carers can enjoy a range of activities and obtain information. 

Your Task:

As a volunteer you would:

  • Provide help and support to the staff
  • Encourage social interaction
  • Help with practical activities
  • Promote positive awareness of dementia

Training is available to support you in your role.

As a volunteer you need:

  • Good listening skills
  • A friendly manner
  • Willing to take advantage of learning opportunities
  • Willing to work within NEWCIS policies and procedures

Talking Points

In Denbighshire staff and volunteers support Talking Points in a number of community venues. 

Your Task:

As a volunteer you would

  • Provide information on NEWCIS services and complete NEWCIS referral forms

Training is available to support you in your role.

As a volunteer you need:

  • A friendly, welcoming manner
  • Some local knowledge
  • To be willing to work within NEWCIS policies and procedures

"I feel more useful. I can use some of the skills I already had to help others."