Erskine Veterans Charity

Charity registered in Scotland SC006609

Erskine provides unrivalled support to veterans in Scotland, through care homes and a Veterans Village, comprising of 44 cottages, an Activity Centre, five Assisted Living Apartments and 24 Transitional Supported Apartments.


Current opportunities

We need your help! Can you please spare 2 hours to support this event and help us with bucket collecting to raise vital funds for our veterans - Scotland’s Ex-Service men and women. We are looking for volunteers with a happy friendly personality, you don’t need previous experience, we will give full training and support. The event is fully accessible, and volunteers can bring additional support if required. You can choose a 2-hour session or more between 10am and 5pm on either Fri 24th, Sat 25th, Sun 26th or Mon 27th May on show days. The role will include bucket collecting, supporting us to staff our Erskine stand, welcoming guests and giving out stickers and balloons to donators. As a thank you for helping, you will receive free access to the show with many great exhibitors. It is always a fantastic feel-good event with Military organisations getting involved, there will be a chance for serving personnel to meet veterans and vice versa as well as civilians – everyone is welcome! Benefits: · Feel elated, cheery, and thrilled! · Free access to the Ideal Home Show Scotland 2024 (full list of exhibitors is available). · Opportunities to socialise and meet new people. · Build your confidence. · Gain work experience. · Our volunteer opportunity counts towards the Saltire and Duke of Edinburgh Award · Volunteering with Erskine Veterans Charity is a chance to develop and gain new skills. ** In particular we are looking for volunteers for Saturday, 25th May and Sunday, 26th May **

We need your help! Can you please spare 2 hours to support this event and help us with bucket collecting to raise vital funds for our veterans - Scotland’s Ex-Service men and women. We are looking for volunteers with a happy friendly personality, you don’t need previous experience, we will give full training and support. The event is fully accessible, and volunteers can bring additional support if required. Please help with setting up, selling raffle tickets, collecting donations and running the Erskine Stands. You can choose a 2 hour session between 11:30am and 5pm on Sunday 26th May (or more) to help us bucket collect and welcome everyone along! The Erskine Motorbike Meet is the biggest bike meet throughout the west of Scotland. You can expect over 1,000 bikes, a fun filled family village, market stalls and some amazing food. There will be enjoyment for everyone with a bouncy castle and bungee jump for the daring! As a thank you for helping, you will receive free access to the Motorbike Meet. It is always a fantastic fun event, with the chance for civilians to mingle with some of our inspiring veterans – everyone is welcome! Benefits: · Feel excited, cheery, and thrilled! · Free access to the Motorbike Meet - impressive bikes in a stunning landscape setting · Opportunities to socialise and meet new people. · Build your confidence. · Gain work experience. · Our volunteer opportunity counts towards the Saltire and Duke of Edinburgh Award · Volunteering with Erskine Veterans Charity is a chance to develop and gain new skills.