There are volunteers working across a number of roles within Adult Social Care and Community Connect, each of these individuals truly enhances the delivery of services across Somerset.

Volunteering in Adult Social Care and within Community Connect services, you could help Somerset County Council combat isolation and loneliness, improve people’s well being, and enhance the lives of others who may be going through a difficult time.


Community Connect Volunteers

As a Community Connect Volunteer you will be making a big difference to those in your community who need a little helping hand when times are tough for them.

Community Connect volunteers will directly support people with a wide range of issues that could include helping them to acheive short term goals.

These roles are by their very nature varied and no two matches between the volunteer and the beneficiary will be the same.

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​Community Connect Champions

These volunteers become part of the Team within the Adult Social Care Services. They play a key role in supporting the Team doing the extra things that make a real difference.

​If  you are thinking of returning to work or developing a career in social care or simply giving something back,  this is a perfect role ​to start you off.

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