Community Volunteer

  • VO60772


Description

Older and Active are looking for volunteers to help support older and isolated people In East Kilbride. We are looking for volunteers to carry out a varied mix of duties to assist the charity during Covid-19.

Shopping service –
This will involve the volunteer shopping and delivering food to our service users.

Prescription service -
This will involve the volunteer going to the chemist, picking up a prescription and
delivering it to the service user – a current PVG certificate will be required for this service

Delivery -
Delivering activity packs helping with leaflet drops and admin duties as required

Organisation aims and objectives

(1) To provide relief for persons suffering from mental or physical disability, illness or impairment and in particular those who have sensory impairment or limited mobility, and with particular reference to those who are resident in East Kilbride and environs (the Operating Area) (2) To advance education on all aspects of disability, and in particular disability involving sensory impairment or limited mobility (3) To promote and/or provide training in skills of all kinds, in fields connected with disability.

Availability

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4 hours per week. Flexible to suit.

Restrictions

Volunteers must be 18yrs or over. PVG required for some services
Experience required: Although no specific skills or experience is required, volunteers must be able to deal with the public in a clam and sensitive manner in order to meet the needs and requirements of our service users. Volunteers must be committed and reliable.
Travel details: This volunteering takes place in SOUTH LANARKSHIRE in East Kilbride
Minimum age: 18

Support

Support: Named Contact For Volunteer

Last updated a month 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.