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Fundraising Event with Sight for Surrey

In Home Page by Lisa Irwin

Volunteers Wanted at ASDA – Burgh Heath, KT20 5NZ – Friday February 28th 10am-2pm. To support Fiona, Sight for Surrey outreach worker on a stand in store sharing their information, talking to shoppers interested in finding out about the support for those with sight and or hearing loss and taking donations.  Sight for Surrey is a charity offering a lifetime …

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Feel Good Volunteering at Surrey Youth Games

In Home Page by Nina Porter

Generate your “Feel Good Factor” by helping your local community. Want to do something different on 13/14 June?  Then volunteer! First time or seasoned volunteers needed at the 2020 Specsavers Surrey Youth Games, the county’s largest youth sport event. Be part of the amazing squad who assist teams and help spectators on your preferred day(s) For more information see here …

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Mary Frances Trust – Training

In Home Page by Lisa Irwin

Mary Frances Trust provides wellbeing support for stress, anxiety, depression, bipolar, hoarding and any other mental or emotional health issues through one-to-one sessions, courses, groups and activities. They are a LGBT friendly charity, their services are open to all.  Based in Leatherhead but also provide services across Epsom and Ewell, Mole Valley, Banstead and Elmbridge from a variety of venues. They …

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Are you passionate about your local community? Would you be interested in becoming a Surrey County Councillor?

In Home Page by Nina Porter

Surrey County Council have prepared some information for anyone who might be interested in finding out more about being a Councillor. They have recently updated the ‘Becoming a Councillor’ information on their website. This includes responses to Frequently Asked Questions, alongside links to useful resources from the Local Government Association. Surrey County Council has also scheduled two ‘Becoming a Councillor’ …

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Do You Enjoy Driving & Want To Help Your Community?

In Home Page by Lisa Irwin

If you have ever considered being a volunteer driver, we at VARB have a varied selection or volunteer opportunities you could get involved with. Volunteer with the Elderly Drivers are welcomed by charities such as Abbeyfield – Reigate, Age Concern Banstead, Age Concern Merstham, Redhill & Reigate, East Surrey Live at Home Scheme, Redhill Good Neighbours, Re-Engage – Banstead and Reigate (Formerly known as Contact the Elderly) Volunteer to …

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Find out about volunteering in 2020 – Volunteer Drop Ins, Redhill

In Home Page by Nina Porter

Voluntary Action Reigate & Banstead is the accredited Volunteer Centre for this area.  We match potential volunteers with local volunteer activities and roles from over 500 charities and not for profit organisations. If you would like to find out more about volunteering, but are not sure where to start, then come along to a Volunteer Drop In at VARB.  Our …

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Redhill Good Neighbour Scheme – Volunteers wanted

In Home Page by Lisa Irwin

Redhill Good Neighbour Scheme (In conjunction with Surrey Community Action) are looking for volunteers to help with a new transport scheme to help our neighbours attend GP and hospital appointments etc. Could you volunteer as a Duty Officer to answer the phone? (based at home) Or a Driver?  Or a Committee Member to help set up and steer the scheme? …

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Opportunities for Employers to work with their community

In Home Page by Nina Porter

The Winter 2020 edition of the Business and Community Partnerships Directory for Reigate & Banstead has just been issued.  It includes requests for support from local charities – including team and individual volunteer opportunities. Take a look here and see how your business could get involved.