Listening skills to become a Macmillan Cancer Information & Support Volunteer


Apply today to support people affected by cancer in Gorbals Library on Fridays between 10am and 2pm.

To be a volunteer you do not need to have a great knowledge of cancer or come from a caring background. What we are looking for is a willingness to listen to others and a warm personality. We provide 2 days of accredited core training and an ongoing​ learning calendar throughout the year to support you in your role.

To date Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Volunteers have donated over 40,000 hours of their time to support people affected by cancer in their communities. Volunteers usually donate of 2.5 hours per week of their time. At the drop in services volunteers provide emotional support and a listening ear, as well as signposting and referring people into relevant and wide-ranging services such as benefits and welfare rights advice, counselling, complementary therapies and more.

Find out more and apply today at or call us on 0141 287 2999


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