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Your voice in health and social care.

Quick look at our volunteer opportunities.

Healthwatch Milton Keynes relies on members of the public, who are passionate about Health and Social Care and talking to other people in their community, to help us achieve our mission.

We have many opportunities for people to get involved and help us achieve our mission to be and independent organsiation, providing an effective local voice for people in Milton Keynes, influencing and shaping Health and Social Care services to meet their needs.

We are only as strong as the patient and public experience we collect.

You don't have to be a member to volunteer with us, but signing up to be a member is quick and easy, and we will send you regular newsletters advertising opportunities to support our work.

We are always looking for people who can help as:

Local Community Champions that promote the work of HWMK to all residents of Milton Keynes through the distribution of promotional material, and supporting promotional events.

Virtual Volunteers that connect with the public and users of health and care services via online forums.

Health & Care Researchers that support the organisation in keeping up to date with current media, policy and research news across local and national Health and Social Care issues.

Meeting facilitators that support the organisation in hosting and facilitating events.

Mystery Shoppers that test the patient experience of health and social care services.

Engagement volunteers that meet with the public, listen and offer them opportunities to share their health and care experiences.

Reader Panel volunteers that provide feedback on the content and accessibility of all literature produced by Healthwatch Milton Keynes such as reports and marketing material.

Enter and View Authorised Representatives that undertake Enter and View visits, using their excellent interpersonal skills to talk to patients about their experience.

Enter and View is a structured programme, which requires a Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced check and full training is given.

If you would like to find out more without any obligation please contact us by telephoning 01908 698800 or by email to info@healthwatchmiltonkeynes.co.uk

 Our Volunteer Policy