Board Members

  • VO90045
  • Board/trustee role


Description

Abbeyview Day Centre is a purpose-built day centre in the south-eastern part of Dunfermline. They provide daytime care and activities for up to 15 frail older people, five days a week. They have charitable status.

Do you have a few hours to spare to become a Volunteer Board Member to help run and direct how the charity is managed? Making adequately informed choices with your co – board members and making the most of your skills and experiences to help a local charity will make a difference to the local community.

Becoming a volunteer board member is a rewarding way to help your community which put you at the heart of the charity and its work, liaising with a team of likeminded people

Previous trustee/board member experience is not necessary as you will be provided with support and relevant training.

Organisation aims and objectives

Provides day care for housebound people aged 65+. The majority of service users have dementia or another age-related illness. Also runs a dementia café twice per week.

Availability

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usually meet up once every 6 weeks for 1 hour

Restrictions

Experience required: The Volunteer must be prepared to meet up either through zoom or face to face meetings every 6 weeks for a few hours. Knowledge of care, community services or experience in care or financial knowledge would be an advantage. People with other or varied skills, experience and background will be considered.
Travel details: Currently meetings are held over zoom but in future meetings may be held within the Centre in Dunfermline.
Minimum age: 18

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: 45p per mile. or bus ticket
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 5 months ago