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    I’ve done some volunteering before but I want to get a little bit more done over the summer. I’ve currently do/done
    - volunteering at a local after school club
    - helped out at a elderly peoples home for a few weeks
    - spent a week with Vitalise
    - Have a 2 day placement in 4 departments at my local hospital

    My options are:
    1) Joining the volunteering group of my local hospital, helping out on the wards etc. Although I can suggest ideas too.
    2) Volunteering with a charity that helps disabled children so playing and talking to them
    3) Being a ward assistant at a hospice
    4) WRVS Trolley Volunteer

    Thankyou, xxx
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    2 is clearly the most interesting option.
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    Depends what you are intrested in and what you want to achieve through this placement.

    I used to volunteer in a hospice and I enjoyed it very much. Hospice is a place to learn about gold standards in paliative care and what I have learnt volunteering there proved usefull both in med school and in my HCA job.
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    Ditto to Toiletpaper8's sentiments. option 2 sounds the most interesting and looks like you'll get a lot out of it.
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    (Original post by indie_couture)
    I’ve done some volunteering before but I want to get a little bit more done over the summer. I’ve currently do/done
    - volunteering at a local after school club
    - helped out at a elderly peoples home for a few weeks
    - spent a week with Vitalise
    - Have a 2 day placement in 4 departments at my local hospital

    My options are:
    1) Joining the volunteering group of my local hospital, helping out on the wards etc. Although I can suggest ideas too.
    2) Volunteering with a charity that helps disabled children so playing and talking to them
    3) Being a ward assistant at a hospice
    4) WRVS Trolley Volunteer

    Thankyou, xxx
    what's vitalise and wrvs?

    are any of them paid/compensated?

    which would you most enjoy?

    which are easiest to get to?

    hospital is my instinct here. and maybs you can worm your way onto the hca bank....
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    personally 1, maybe 3...

    is it possible to do more than one?

    but anyways, do what *you* think you'll find the most rewarding/interesting/the best.
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    #2 would be my choice
 
 
 
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