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.
Lunch Club Volunteer - Age UK South Lakeland
The Lunch Club Volunteer is involved in the running of an individual lunch club. The person will greet new members to the group, coordinate bookings and meals with the venue, and make the people who come along to lunch feel welcome and relaxed.
Lunch Club Support Volunteer - Age UK South Lakeland
The Lunch Club support volunteer will be responsible for a number of lunch clubs in a geographic location. They are to provide support to the volunteers running the lunch clubs and will carry out visits to the groups in the year. Please see role descrip
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
Assisting with the collection of donations from houses or the delivery of goods sold (usually furniture) from the shops.
Sales and Delivery Van volunteers - Furniture outlet -Age UK South Lakeland
The van crew work as a team to load and unload bulky items sold by the warehouse to members of the public. Donations are also collected by this team to bring back to the warehouse.
Events and Coffee Mornings volunteer Age UK South Lakeland-
Working as a team at the event to ensure a successful outcome or by baking goods at home for the event.
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.
Digital Champion -South Lakeland
Age UK South Lakeland is looking for Digital Champion Volunteers to get older people online in your Community.
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.