Erskine Volunteers

  • VO99259
  • Home-based volunteering, Suitable for groups, One-off volunteering


Calling All Volunteering Heroes: Join Our Mission to Brighten Lives!
Are you ready to make a difference in the lives of those who have dedicated their lives to serving our country? Erskine Veterans Charity is searching for compassionate and enthusiastic volunteers to be a part of our impactful volunteering family. Join us as we create moments of joy, connection, and companionship for our esteemed residents.
Why Volunteer With Us?
🌟 Meaningful Impact: Your time and effort will directly contribute to enhancing the quality of life for our veterans. Whether it is supporting activities, offering practical support or simply sharing stories as a visitor or befriender, you will be making lasting memories.
🌼 Fulfilment: There is nothing quite like the feeling of bringing smiles to the faces of those who have sacrificed so much. Your involvement will add purpose and fulfilment to your own life as well.
🀝 Connection: This is an opportunity to connect with veterans, their families, staff, and other volunteers, share experiences, build on your interpersonal skills and build friendships that transcend generations. Your presence will help combat feelings of loneliness and isolation.
🧠 Stimulating Activities: .Our activities programme is as varied as our residents’ interests are. From group outings to creative projects, your ideas and energy will be welcome, and your involvement will keep their hearts and minds active. Help us create an environment where veterans can thrive physically, mentally, and emotionally.

Join Our Team Today!
Step forward and be a part of something truly extraordinary. Erskine is ready to welcome you into our family, where your kindness will ripple through the lives of those who deserve it the most. Together, we can create a haven of happiness and camaraderie.

Be the light that illuminates their days. Join our volunteers and show our veterans the care and respect they have earned. Your time, compassion, and dedication will make all the difference.

Honouring Our Heroes: One Activity at a Time

Ready to Make a Difference? Contact Us:
πŸ“ž 0141 814 4640

Organisation aims and objectives

Erskine provides unrivalled support to Veterans in Scotland, through three care homes and a Veterans Village, comprising of 44 cottages, an Activities Centre, five Assisted Living Apartments and 24 Transitional Supported Apartments. Erskine’s strength lies in the very special blend of dedicated care, compassion and understanding we offer to residents and their families. Erskine care for nearly 1,000 residents each year; our care homes provide Veterans with the companionship of like-minded people. Erskine not only care for their Veterans – we care about them.










Frequency and commitment details

Weekly or Fortnightly


Experience required: Who Are We Looking For? πŸ™‹ Passionate Individuals: Enthusiasm is contagious, and your passion for making a difference will inspire our residents and fellow volunteers alike. πŸ€— Empathetic Souls: A listening ear, a warm smile, and a genuine caring spirit are the tools you will use to connect with our veterans on a deeper level. 🎨 Creativity: If you have a knack for planning and leading activities that spark joy and curiosity, your imagination will be the driving force behind our success
Minimum age: 14


Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Volunteer Expenses paid for out of pocket travel for mileage bus or train fares
Training details: We offer core induction, fundraising awareness sessions, and further role specific related sessions