We all need to stay at home to protect ourselves and others. However, those who are well and not at risk can provide essential support for their family, friends and neighbours who cannot leave the house.

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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.


Shop floor volunteers are trained to use the till, provide good customer care and how to present the stock efficiently. The Forres shop is very much part of the local community and we enjoy looking after all our customers. There are always lots of little jobs to do so you can have a bit of variety and choice about what you do.

This will include window dressing.

Organisation aims and objectives

Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland is an independent medical charity which aims to improve the quality of life for people in Scotland affected by chest, heart and stroke illness, through medical research, advice, information and support in the community










Ideally we would like volunteers to come in at least 3 hours per month, however we can accomodate those who can't.


Experience required: A willingness to learn. People with retails or cash handling skills are most welcome but training is given.
Travel details: 77 High Street, Forres, IV36 1AE


Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Bus Fare is refunded as is mileage
Taster available: Yes
Taster details: After an initial chat you'd come in for a morning or afternoon to meet the other volunteers and see how the shop operates. You can then join in with some of the activities and see if its for you.
Training details: We have a pre-arranged induction system to follow to introduce volunteers for the charity and the skills required.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

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