Volunteering Opportunities

Volunteering Opportunities

Glossop Age Concern volunteer

We run social sessions at Bradbury Community House on Mondays and Fridays 10.00am – 12.30pm. We also provide: Advice and information/sign posting for elderly people Outings and day trips Run a Social Afternoon under the name of “Seniors Club” 1st Monday Monthly at Bradbury House. Run a twice Monthly Luncheon Club on Wednesdays at Dinting Scout […]

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Dementia Group Supporter (Making Space)

  Across Derbyshire, Making Space runs peer support and activity sessions for people living with dementia and for carers. These groups reduce social isolation and with a person’s wellbeing. We are looking for volunteers to support with the groups in Glossop: Group Venue Time Carers Support Group The Bureau, Howard Town House, Glossop First Friday […]

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Exercise Companions

Do you exercise regularly – are you a member of the gym or a keen swimmer?   If so, we are looking to recruit friendly individuals who would be happy to accompany someone to the swimming pool, gym or any exercise activity. The aim is to encourage people who want to exercise a bit more […]

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The Volunteer Bureau

The Bureau – Fundraising Committee

The Bureau is a registered charity dedicated to enhancing the lives of local people in Glossop.  To do this we rely on grant funding and charitable donations to continue. We are looking for enthusiastic, creative and persuasive people to join our re-established fundraising committee! Have you got the ideas and commitment to help us raise […]

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Community companions

Friends of Shire Hill – Group Befriending Companion

As a group befriending companion you are offering support and friendship to people in a group setting who through their stay in hospital feel isolated and left out of community life with limited access to regular interests and social activities.  You will provide people with the helping hand they need to re-engage in social activities, […]

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Community companions

Social Companion

Our social companions help people who feel a bit lonely by providing one-to-one friendship and support. We match people up through shared interests to make sure people have something in common. Befriending can involve anything from a walk in the park to a drop in and a chat to share life’s ups and downs. For […]

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Community companions

Volunteer Driver

Are you someone who? Has their own vehicle? Enjoys driving? Has plenty of patience? Has spare time to give? If this sounds like you, then why not become a Driver Companion? Join our dedicated team of volunteers who give that bit extra support to people who would otherwise struggle to attend health-related appointments. Ring Community […]

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