Home Library Service Volunteer

  • VO87557
  • Suitable for groups


Description

To use own car to collect pre-packaged books from the local Culture PK library throughout Perth and Kinross and deliver them to to library clients. Return the already read books back to the library. Often conducted in pairs so being able to drive may not be a requirement.

Organisation aims and objectives

RVS. aims to help people maintain independence and dignity in their own homes and communities, particularly in later life. This strategy places increased emphasis on: - Food delivered to the home - Extending the service we provide in hospitals to include not just cafes and shops but also patient support and get-you-home service - Community help schemes that support independence for older and housebound people at home and in their community - Emergency services to support those vulnerable through national or other disasters

Availability

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Restrictions

Experience required: No skills or experience required.
Minimum age: 18

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Car drivers can claim total mileage at 45p per mile from door to door.
Training details: Basic awareness training will be provided on manual handling, safeguarding, dementia, equalities.

Last updated 3 months ago

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