Community Driver - Age UK West Cumbria
To transport older people of Copeland and Allerdale in a safe and comfortable manner to appointments and social engagements, thus helping to reduce social isolation.
Day Care Volunteer - Age UK West Cumbria
To support the Day Care staff by providing help and companionship to clients. The role requires someone with good communication and empathy skills. We have various centres throughout Copeland and Allerdale.
Equipment Volunteer - Age UK West Cumbria
To assist staff with the assembling and distribution of Daily Living Aids to the general public. This role is available across Copeland and Allerdale.
Furniture Van Driver - Age UK West Cumbria
To drive the Age UK West Cumbria Furniture Fan in order to collect donated items and deliver goods in Copeland and Allerdale.
Health & Wellbeing Volunteer - Age UK West Cumbria
To provide short term support for isolated older people to enable them to participate in social activities. Part of the Community Connections Project in Copeland and Allerdale.
Home Visiting Befriender - Age UK West Cumbria
To provide companionship to isolated older people, to give them a chance to develop new relationships and opportunities to participate in social activities. Part of the Community Connections Project in Copeland and Allerdale.
IT Support Volunteer - Age UK West Cumbria
To support the running of the Computer Drop-In Sessions by encouraging clients to use ICT in new ways and assisting clients with basic day to day ICT problems. Sessions throughout Copeland and Allerdale.
Men/Women in Workshop - Age UK West Cumbria
To help with the running of the workshop "SHED" aimed at men/Women in later life coming together to share and learn new skills. To support clients with the repair and renovation of donated items and any other items of interest. Workshops available throu
Volunteer Minibus Driver - Age Uk West Cumbria
To drive the Age UK West Cumbria Minibus in order to transport clients to and from Day Care in a responsible and competent manner, ensuring the safety and comfort of all passengers.
Telephone Befriender - Age UK West Cumbria
To provide companionship to isolated people, to help alleviate loneliness by ringing the person you have been matched with on a regular basis and encourage communication on topics of interest. Part of the Community Connections Project.
Volunteer Warehouse Assistant - Age UK West Cumbria
To assist staff to unload and sort donated of furniture and other goods arriving at the Warehouse located in the Bradbury independent Living Centre, Workington.
Dementia Champion - Age UK West Cumbria
To deliver interactive Dementia awareness workshops in the local community to help create Dementia Friendly communities.
Good Neighbour Scheme Volunteers required
Kirkby Stephen and Upper Eden Good Neighbours help make a difference to our customers day.
Weekly Ward/Department Volunteer for the Chaplaincy Department
The volunteer will visit patients, relatives and staff in a designated ward or department and be willing to engage in conversation, listen to patient stories and simply be there for those who need company. They will offer appropriate patient-led spiritual
NCUH Meet and Greeter
The volunteer will be located in one of the entrances of the hospital and offer direction and help visitors coming into the hospital. This service is offered Monday to Friday
Sunday Service Volunteer for the Chaplaincy Department
The volunteer will work as part of a team to find out who would like to come to the morning act of Christian worship, and then assist them to attend. Some will push wheelchairs, others will assist by opening doors. All must be willing to engage in convers
Patient Panel Volunteer
The North Cumbria University Hospitals Patient Panel is a voluntary group who are independent from the Trust. Members will adhere to the Terms of Reference and Code of Conduct for the group
Patient Panel members must be current or ex-patients who have a
Therapeutic Care Ward Volunteers
The volunteer will be allocated to one of the wards in the hospital where they will carry out therapeutic interventions with patients that will improve their experience in the hospital.
The hours of the volunteer could be negotiated between the voluntee
Macmillan Cancer Information & Support Service, Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle
Volunteers provide information to patients, family, friends, carers and staff as required. This includes a range of tasks such as: