For current volunteers

Upcoming visitor group meetings

Oxted: 18th November – 1:30pm

Reigate: 26th November – 2:00pm

Horsham: 9th December – 7:30pm

Crawley: 8th January – 6:30pm

Horsham: 20th January – 7:30pm

Upcoming training

4th December 4:30-5:30pm: Post-detention support. Samphire are holding a session to tell us about what they do and how they can help people who have been released from detention.

Upcoming walks

30th November – Lewes

Meet at Lewes rail station at 11am and walk through the remains of Southease Priory down to Iford and Rodmell. We will then go up on the South Downs briefly before coming back down past Swanborough Manor and Kingston and back to Lewes along Juggs Lane. Call us on 01293 657070 or email us at if you would like to attend.  

Volunteer Expense Claim Form

Please click here to download the expense claim form.  Please complete, sign, and return to Marygold or Anna by email or post.

Volunteer Feedback - For GDWG Visitors Only

Did you keep in touch between visits (by phone, text or email)?

Do you think the person you visited experienced feelings of loneliness or isolation whilst in detention?

If so, do you think your contact helped to alleviate their loneliness or isolation?

Do you think the person you visited experienced feelings of anxiety or depression whilst in detention?

If yes, do you think your contact with the detainee helped to alleviate either anxiety or depression?

Which language did you mainly speak during visits?

Have you noticed any improvement in their level of English over the course of your visits?

Did you provide any additional support to the person you visited?

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