Community Visitors Scheme (CVS) – FAQs for volunteer visitors

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Community Visitors Scheme (CVS) – Frequently Asked Questions for Volunteer Visitors

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Publication date: 
December 2014
Publication type: 
Guideline
Intended audience: 
General public
Description: 

This document answers frequently asked questions about volunteering for the CVS, including:

  • what skills volunteer visitors need
  • what happens during a visit
  • whether you can give or receive gifts
  • how many care recipients a visitor can visit