'Friends' Committee Member.
When We Need You
From 01/06/2009 onwards
The 'friends' are needing committee members, chair persons and visitors to help the 'friends' to continue their good work. Persons accepting this role would need to become a 'friend'.
About Abbeyfield Stewartry Society
To provide supported, sheltered housing for older people. 24 hour support with home cooked meals provided by support staff. Care can be provided by outside agencies. Most residents are reasonably independent. They may have sensory difficulties with hearing and sight.
Skills & Experience
Good report writing, listening skills, use of computer for minutes.
Bothwell House, Castle Douglas
Induction/Training, Interview, Police Check, References, Trial Period
Training and Induction Details
Induction with HSM and 'friend'. HSM would provide support and give information on any training opportunities.
40p per mile when transporting residents. Usually within 2 weeks of filling in the form.
Frequency & Commitment
2 hours per fortnight. Minimum of a year.
Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age.
Opportunity Provided By
71 High Street
Contact: Volunteer Action Dumfries and Galloway