Ruddi’s Retreat have loads of one off volunteering sessions November/December where they need an extra pair of hands! Whether it’s singing in their choir, running a tombola or bag packing…they need you! A small amount of time can make a huge difference to this local charity. Contact Vicki Green for more info email@example.com or 01484 766050
Are you able to make a difference in how schools are run? See how your efforts can raise standards? Do something positive for the next generation? School Governors can make a huge contribution to our local communities all across Kirklees, could you help? http://www.kirklees.gov.uk/beta/working-for-kirklees/school-governors.aspx
…then these brand new roles may suit. As a Virtual Befriender you will provide support to families at a time when they need it most. Volunteering from home you will provide support via the phone, email or by instant messaging. Areas of support could be parenting, relationship breakdown, education, domestic abuse, financial hardship….
Full training is provided and this role will be extremely rewarding for volunteers who may want to give something back or gain some new skills.
For full details click here https://do-it.org/organisations/family-action-kirklees
Our local Children’s Hospice are currently on the lookout for a confident driver able to help pick up children and their families. They also need shop assistants at their many shops in particular- Slaithwaite. Full details here https://www.forgetmenotchild.co.uk/join-our-team/be-a-volunteere
Experience Community are seeking volunteers who can help out on a Tuesday between 11am-3pm with walking and cycling activities for adults with physical disabilities. There are no qualifications required and you will be fully supported by staff. Click here for full details http://www.experiencecommunity.co.uk/ or email Rachel at rachel@experience community.co.uk or Tel 07958 591841
Could help you to:-
- Develop some brilliant skills in a school setting
- Make a huge difference to your local community
- Meet new people
For full details and the next training dates across Kirklees please click below
Volunteers who enjoy writing and describing items are needed to help raise vital funds for Kirkwood Hospice. Based in the busy Newsome shop you will use your creative words to help describe items that are being listed on E.Bay. You don’t need any specialist knowledge but of you have an interest in music, antiques, vintage stuff then this would be an added bonus. If you are interested then please call Chris on 01484 540678 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
A Volunteer Digital Champion is someone who supports family, friends, colleagues, customers or people in their community to enjoy all the benefits that basic digital skills can bring.
You could be helping someone in the library, at a GP’s surgery, in a business setting, someone’s home..
You can provide support either in a 1-1 session or if preferable a group setting.
Anyone can be a digital champion and full training will be provided. Full details here https://do-it.org/opportunities/ad5cc7c2-2a48-46e2-a4ae-4327fbb4d647
Contact Rachel on 0113 3893017 or email email@example.com for more information.
Could you offer some support to local families in our area? Home-Start Kirklees have new training starting on the 20th September, further details below.
#kirkleeswelcomes is looking for Volunteer Welcome Mentors who can help with a new programme aiming to help migrants new to Kirklees settle in to the area.
Full training will be provided and also ongoing support.
The next training course is planned for Wednesday 25th July 2018 at Paddock Village Hall, full details below.
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