Fabb Scotland

Charity registered in Scotland SC016015

The objects for whicih the comapny is established and the aims and objectives of the Company are: -To empower disabled people to actively engage in the social, leisure and educational activities of their choice. -To encourage the inclusion of disabled people residing in the area of Scotland through the provision of specific programmes and projects or facilitating access to mainstream leisure provision -To increase awareness of barriers to disabled people's participation through the provision of activity specific training and the inclusion of disability awareness in existing training programmes. -To further the inclusion of disabled people into society and to promote the work of organisations which provide membersip on an equal basis for disabled and non-disabled people.


Current opportunities

FABB Adventure is an awesome social enterprise surrounded by unsurpassed natural beauty, packed with activities, adventure and some really cool accommodation. FABB Scotland is a national charity that's been supporting disabled young people in Scotland for over 60 years. By having fun at Fabb Adventure you're directly helping to support these children and young adults as well as their families. Thanks to you they'll get a taste of the outdoors, spend time with their friends all while gaining valuable new experience and for many gaining their first steps to independence.

We currently have a weekly opportunity to help support young people with general life skills. We require someone to pick up two or three young people on a Monday morning from Stirling train station support them through the day as they take on general life skill tasks and then drop them back off to the train station in the afternoon. FABB Trossachs Tryst is the venue and is surrounded by unsurpassed natural beauty, packed with activities, adventure and some really cool accommodation. FABB Scotland is a national charity that's been supporting disabled young people in Scotland for over 60 years. By having fun at Fabb Adventure you're directly helping to support these children and young adults as well as their families. Thanks to you they'll get a taste of the outdoors, spend time with their friends all while gaining valuable new experience and for many gaining their first steps to independence.

FABB has a minibus for transporting our young people to venues and a van to transport our bikes to various locations across Scotland. We need people to drive these vehicles! From April to October the van goes out on a weekly basis and you may wish to co-ordinate this role with our Assistant Bike Leader/Cycle Coach roles.

Do you have skills and experience in facilitating the development of a community engagement programme? Over the coming months we are setting-up a Men’s Shed and Bike Library and, building an outdoor treehouse classroom. As part of this development we require volunteers who can give regular time to co-ordinate the facilitation of workshops on all forms of DIY, gardening, bike maintenance and repair. Local knowledge of organisations, businesses and social corporate responsibility will be key to this role and, as a result you will help to keep our facilities well maintained and will contribute to providing a quality service to residents, visitors and guests to the Trossachs Tryst, Callander.