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Cycle Buddy

Activity: Befriending / Mentoring

Our All Ability Cycling project enables and encourages everyone to get cycling.

For some children, and many adults, riding a bike is difficult or impossible due to disability, illness, lack of equipment or confidence. All Ability Cycling aims to give those people the chance to experience the freedom, fun, independence and the feeling of achievement - gaining fitness, confidence and balance...

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Freedom Project Volunteer

Activity: Practical / DIY

The Dogs Trust are looking for volunteers to join their Freedom Project team to help offer solutions to people fleeing from domestic abuse who are unable to take their pets into refuge. Volunteers will have the opportunity to care for a dog without the lifetime commitment and will help individuals fleeing from domestic abuse and their dogs escape from an abusive home.

The Dogs Trust will...

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Volunteers must be at least 18 years old

Befriender

Activity: Befriending / Mentoring

This is a chance to make an enormous impact on the quality of life of one or more people with learning disabilities by entering into a 1:1 befriending relationship or being a member of a befriending group.

The satisfaction to be had from befriending, and the difference it makes to people with learning disabilities, is immense. In a recent survey, every one of our volunteers said they would...

Fostering Compassion Volunteers

Activity: Computing, Marketing / PR / Media, Youth Work

We are looking for enthusiastic and commited volunteers for our new “Compassion in the Community” project. The roles of the volunteer team would be to ensure our services are delivered throughout the Scottish Borders. The volunteer team will be responsible for gaining extra support from local individuals, businesses, supporters, media outlets and fundraisers.
We are hoping that our...

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Volunteers must be at least 18 years old

Carer Support Group Volunteers

Activity: Care / Support Worker

We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers who can assist in leading carer support groups for those caring for people living with dementia. These groups meet in various locations across the Scottish Borders at an agreed time and venue.
The purpose of this role is to assist in the running of carer support groups. These groups can help carers of people living with dementia meet other people in...

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Volunteers must be at least 16 years old

Community Group Activities Volunteer

Activity: Care / Support Worker

The purpose of this role is to assist in facilitating within community groups organised by Alzheimer Scotland Borders Service.
We have community group activities across the Scottish Borders for people living with dementia and their carers. We require the help of volunteers to help facilitate these groups, which could include things such as setting up activity rooms, making tea or coffee, or...

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Volunteers must be at least 16 years old

Resource Hub Volunteers

Activity: Administrative / Office Work, Advice / Information Giving

The purpose of this role is to staff the Alzheimer Scotland Borders Service Resource Hub in Kelso with reception, providing information and signposting to local services and resource leaflets, as well as also being there to meet and greet people with dementia and carers.

Role Description:
1. To welcome visitors and service users.
2. Answer the telephone and take accurate messages.
3. Attend...

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Volunteers must be at least 16 years old

Fundraising and Events Volunteer

Activity: Events

The purpose of this role is to support Borders Services to raise funds to enhance Alzheimer Scotland’s support to people with dementia and their carers.
This may include participating in and/or supporting activities such as fundraising collections, motivating our event participants as part of a Cheer Squad, researching possible opportunities for our charity and/or raining awareness about our...

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Volunteers must be at least 16 years old

Event Coordinator

Activity: Befriending / Mentoring

- Help to run Cuimhne events in North Uist, South Uist and Benbecula
- Set up venue with tables, chairs etc and tidy up at the end
- Welcome attendees, chat and engage with them and make them feel at ease.

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Volunteers must be at least 16 years old

Workshop Assistant

Activity: Arts (Music / Drama / Crafts), Practical / DIY, Specialist / Technical

ReStore serves North Uist, South Uist & Benbecula providing quality refurbished furniture and providing free removals of unwanted items.

You will help with:
• Checking furniture is fit for purpose.
• Creating upcycled furniture.
• Repairing furniture

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Volunteers must be at least 16 years old

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