Volunteer Drivers

  • VO92542


Description

Re-engage is a charity which supports a network of volunteers to run monthly tea parties for isolated people over the age of 75.

The charity hold afternoon tea parties on a Sunday once a month . You would pick up elderly guest(s) and take them to tea party and stay to enjoy 2 hours of tea , cake and chat . You can be a regular or reserve driver . Regular would be every month , reserve as and when needed . You get dates of parties well in advance . We have a fantastic team of volunteers in Aberdeen and have exciting opportunities for new people to join us.

If you feel this is something you may like to help with please get in touch with John Gall, Area Organiser at email: j.gall@sky.com or telephone: 07885885838.

Organisation aims and objectives

Re-engage exist to bring older people together into social groups at a time in their lives when their social circles are diminishing. Last year, nearly 7,000 older guests were part of over 900 groups across the UK, supported by 12,000 volunteers.

Availability

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Sunday afternoons once a month. The volunteering times are flexible. All help is greatly appreciated.

Restrictions

Experience required: Have a driving license and be a kind and caring individual who can chat and also listen.
Travel details: The tea parties are in homes in Aberdeen with occasional ones slightly further afield.
Minimum age: 18

Support

Training details: Relevant training and excellent support is provided to all volunteers.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 17 days ago