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Volunteering Opportunity Details

  • Board Members
    with Abbeyview Day Centre

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO90045 - Created/last updated: 01/08/2022


    About this opportunity:Abbeyview Day Centre is a purpose-built day centre in the south-eastern part of Dunfermline. They provide daytime care and activities for up to 15 frail older people, five days a week. They have charitable status.

    Do you have a few hours to spare to become a Volunteer Board Member to help run and direct how the charity is managed? Making adequately informed choices with your co - board members and making the most of your skills and experiences to help a local charity will make a difference to the local community.

    Becoming a volunteer board member is a rewarding way to help your community which put you at the heart of the charity and its work, liaising with a team of likeminded people

    Previous trustee/board member experience is not necessary as you will be provided with support and relevant training.

    Takes place:
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:100
    Training provided:No details were provided about the training made available to volunteers. Please contact us to find out more.

    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - 45p per mile. or bus ticket

    Experience required:The Volunteer must be prepared to meet up either through zoom or face to face meetings every 6 weeks for a few hours. Knowledge of care, community services or experience in care or financial knowledge would be an advantage. People with other or varied skills, experience and background will be considered.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Informal Chat

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsCurrently meetings are held over zoom but in future meetings may be held within the Centre in Dunfermline.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.

    What Now?

    To enquire/register an interest in this opportunity call us (FVA) on 0800 389 6046, e-mail us, or fill out this form:

    Please tell us what age group you are in:
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