Be a Side by Side volunteer with the Alzheimer’s Society

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The Alzheimer’s Society are looking for BSL volunteers to visit an individual who is Deaf and living with a diagnosis of dementia in the Bedminster area of Bristol.

If you are interested or know someone else that may be interested, please apply here.

Alternatively you can email if you have any queries, or via InterpretersLive!


Company – Devon Partnership NHS trust


Department – Bristol Dementia Wellbeing Service – role manager support (Sophia)


Department – Bristol Dementia Wellbeing Service – Application support (volunteering team)

For a BSL translation of the role of a side by side volunteer please see the video below.

What our clients say about us:

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Two exceptionally pleasant and helpful people – a pleasure to meet and my new doorbell is a great help. Thank you very much.

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…I was very satisfied with the service. The two staff were professional and easy to communicate with. They were able to explain everything clearly and quickly gave me the replacement equipment.