Hen Care Volunteers

Equal Arts

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To provide support to HenPowered care homes through basic hen husbandry. An eggstra pair of hands to help care for the hens, 'hencouraging' residents and staff to get on board can make a big difference to the success of HenPower projects.

Main tasks / activities include supporting residents to join in with small scale tasks like collecting eggs, feeding the hens, checking their food and water.

https://equalarts.org.uk/our-work/henpower

Skills

An interest in hen keepingĀ 

Good communication skills

Friendly and helpful manner


Benefits

Gaining experience in animal husbandry

Gaining experience in a care home setting

Making a difference to residents at risk of isolationĀ 

Practical Considerations

Flexible role 

Training and equipment provided

Agreed travel expenses can be reimbursed where appropriate - bus 5B stops a few minutes walk away (York Hill)

Support and supervision from HenPower Project and Equal Arts Volunteer Lead

When do I need to be available?

Start Date 08/11/2018
End Date 08/11/2019
Details Preferred day / time can be agreed upon and role can be kept flexible.
Morning Afternoon Evening
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

Where does this role take place?

Rose Hill Court
Rose Hill Terrace
Brighton
East Sussex
BN1 4HS

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