The friends of Abbeyfield provide a valuable service to the residents. These volunteers support new residents to settle in, as a group organise social activities such as games, day trips etc and befriending individual residents. Each house has a team of volunteers who meet regularly to plan these activities as well as visiting residents and organising and carrying out these activities. Seath House volunteers meet weekly on a wednesday afternoon, and Allistair House volunteers meet once a month on a monday afternoon, however if you cant attend these sessions, you can still volunteer
no upper age limit has been specified
Talk with House Convenor and shadowing exercise.
Out of pocket expenses paid?
Yes - Public Transport
Friendly, caring person with a sense of humour.
Restrictions on who can volunteer
Application Form; Informal Chat; References
No, not for this opportunity.
Allister House, 16 Park Avenue, Dunfermline, KY12 7HX and Seath House, 5 Transy Place, Dunfermline, KY12 7QN. Both are near the town centre and close to bus routes.
This opportunity is not suitable for Saltire Awards (for volunteers aged 12-25).
To enquire/register an interest in this opportunity call us (FVA) on 0800 389 6046, e-mail us, or fill out this form:
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