Older and Active in East Kilbride

Charity registered in Scotland SC032831

(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.

Current opportunities

We are looking for volunteer escorts who will help assist our mini bus driver throughout the East Kilbride and surrounding areas. As a volunteer escort you will assist the min bus driver to deliver items (such as meals, books, care packages etc) to vulnerable and isolated individuals in the East Kilbride Community during the transition out of COVID-19.

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