There are currently 40 active volunteer roles
Exercise Class Volunteer Leader - Age UK South Lakeland
We are looking for volunteers who can teach a series of seated exercises to local older people, helping them keep fit and active . Full training and support provided.
IT Training or Assistant Training Volunteer- Age UK South Lakeland
Age UK South Lakeland are looking for people who have IT skills and would be interested in helping older people to get online. Volunteers are needed to run basic IT courses and get involved in assisting with IT Drop in sessions.
Retail Volunteer - Age UK South Lakeland
Working on a morning or afternoon in one of our eight stores to generate income to provide support for older people and to provide members of the public with information about Age UK's services.
Sales and Delivery Van volunteers - Age UK South Lakeland
The delivery and collection of goods from members of the public.
Sales and Delivery Van volunteers - Furniture outlet -Age UK South Lakeland
The delivery and collections of goods from members of the public.
Friends Exchange - home visits- Age UK South Lakeland
To befriend people in their homes with a view to reducing their isolation and perhaps their inclusion in some activities in the community.
Friends Exchange - telephone contact -Age UK South Lakeland
To establish regular contact by telephone to clients identified as isolated. Through this contact a feeling of support and friendship will enable people to continue independent living. Telephoning can be from your own phone or from one of our offices.
Hearing Loss service support volunteer -Age UK South Lakeland
To provide support for people with hearing loss. Some computer skills are required as information is recorded electronically.
Men in Sheds Coordinator
Men in Sheds is a group of men over 50 who are involved in a workshop space, where they make and repair furniture and wooden items as well as making new friends and learning skills.
Welfare Benefits Advice Volunteer
The Welfare Benefits Advice Volunteer role involves helping assessing a clients eligibility to access a range of benefits such as Attendance Allowance or Blue Badge car parking tickets.
The Trustee Fundraiser will assist the Board to see the bigger picture; bring a fresh perspective to fundraising plans and strategy, support the organisation’s fundraisers and ensure fundraising is of the highest standard and priority.
Community Group Facilitator
This role aims to facilitate a Community group for visually impaired people which enables them to meet and have an opportunity to socialise and obtain information about issues which are relevant to them and their local area.
Our volunteer Fundraisers assist the Community Fundraiser and Events Co-ordinator and Director to raise money which enables Sight Advice to deliver the services and activities supporting visually impaired people of the South Lakes.
Community Vision Volunteer
As possibly the only point of contact with Sight Advice South Lakes, in many cases, it is important that the Community Supporter is aware of the aims of Sight Advice South Lakes and is an enthusiastic, caring and positive representative of the charity.
Purpose of Role:
To help visually impaired people access services they are unable to go to due to lack of transport or inability to cope with public transport.
Walking Group Guider
To support visually impaired people attending the Sight Advice Walking Group and enable them to walk out of doors safely (on rough paths or bridleways) with the one to one support they require due to their visual impairment. Full training on guiding techn
Volunteer Youth Worker
To assist in the delivery of Greatwood Youth club in Skipton which is run by North Yorkshire Youth
Volunteer Buddy for Young People
We are looking for volunteer buddies to support young people aged 14 - 19 yr olds by helping them to build their confidence, achieve their goals and reach independence.
Volunteer Role - Age UK Skipton
A rewarding opportunity to help others in your local area and gain experience that can be used on your CV and help with future employment. Choose from a range of roles from befrienders, admin support and cafe volunteers.
Practice Health Volunteers at Fisher Medical Centre
The Practice Health Champions are seeking a Volunteer to help us develop our Social Media Activities promoting the groups with which we are involved. This post would suit anyone experienced in the use of Facebook pages, Twitter etc. If you have a couple