Volunteering provides many benefits to both mental and physical health, it can provide a healthy boost to your self confidence, self-esteem, life satisfaction. Sharing your time, energy and skills to support your local community is a great way to help others. The Link welcomes anyone who would like to share their skills with us to support our social aim of preventing emotional distress and supporting children and young people with mental health difficulties.
Dave has been volunteering for The Link since 2013 which he thoroughly enjoy. he has previously completed NVQ Level 3 in Counselling and worked in Middlesbrough for many years as a Youth Worker. He is passionate about the emotional well-being of children and young people so he really enjoys his time volunteering at The Link.