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After much feedback from local visually impaired people, My Sight Nottinghamshire has developed a new Peer support group, each group consists of 6 sessions held on a weekly basis.
After much feedback from local visually impaired people, My Sight Nottinghamshire has developed a new Peer Support group, each group consists of 6 sessions held on a weekly basis. We will be running the sessions throughout the year with 4 weeks gap between each group.
The group has a maximum of 10 people and is facilitated by a qualified, visually-impaired counsellor. The group discusses issues related to sight loss and participants will work together to explore feelings and concerns.
The group, guiding people in the sessions, helping with refreshments and supporting service users if they become upset or need someone to speak to.
Skills and Qualifications:
We are looking for a volunteer to support this work.The position would be ideal for someone interested in counselling or group support and who would like to get some experience.
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