COVID-19 (Coronavirus) – volunteer assistance/help in Garthdee and South Aberdeen Communities

  • VO82998


Description

Inchgarth Community Centre is coordinating tremendous support and the community response in south Aberdeen to COVID-19 with the great assistance of incredible volunteers. Since the COVID-19 Coronavirus outbreak we have helped over 100 households with aspects such as medication collection,food delivery, support to ensure no one is left isolated or lonely, dog walking service for the most vulnerable and isolated. This includes older people, people with disabilities, and most isolated living in our community.

If you can help please email inchgarthcc2@btinternet.com Please let us know what kind of help you can give. All volunteers make a real difference and all assistance is greatly appreciated.

*More information is also available at:
-Website
www.inchgarth.org
-Email
Inchgarthcc2@btinternet.com
-Facebook
Https://www.facebook.com/inchgarthcc
-Twitter
www.twitter.com/inchgarthcc

Organisation aims and objectives

Inchgarth is the biggest community centre in Aberdeen providing a great programme of activities for the community with the fantastic help of volunteers. Inchgarth has over 170 sessions of activity per week serving every age group and section of the community. Inchgarth is a centre of excellence which prides itself not only on the huge diverse programme and range of services but on the fact that our centre helps those in our community and city who truly need our help, facilities and opportunities. Inchgarth community centre exists to provide social, recreational, leisure, educational and community facilities/ opportunities for all age groups. We are managed by a voluntary committee and at the core of our service is to develop volunteering opportunities that enrich the lives of the volunteer and those attending the activities. Inchgarth Community Centre is also honoured to be a recipient of the Queens Award for Voluntary Service in recognition of Inchgarths dedication to the community and volunteering. RUN BY THE PEOPLE, FOR THE PEOPLE.

Restrictions

Experience required: Commitment to community during this time.
Travel details: Inchgarth Community Centre, Aboyne Place, Garthdee, Aberdeen, AB10 7DR Provide help across Garthdee area/south Aberdeen communities.

Support

Training details: Excellent support and guidance provided to all volunteers.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 9 days ago

Please note, organisations are currently experiencing a large volume of enquiries from people looking to help out. They may not always be able to meet this demand so please be patient, you may not receive a quick response or be assigned to a role.