Branch Chairman

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The Reigate District Group has 65 members with an average age of 75 years all sufferers to arthritis.  We meet at Woodhatch Centre on the 4th Thursday of each month.  A half an hour exercise session by a teacher, followed by a talk on medical/hobbies/nature followed by a tea and a raffle.

The branch has outings twice a year and a tea and Xmas dinner.  Currently there are six committee members  and they generally meet every two months.  The branch finances are strong.

The aim of the group is to improve the life of our members and provide a 'talking shop'.

Versus Arthritis is a national charity representing people with all forms of arthritis but primarily Rheumatoid and Osteo.

The main aim of the charity is to raise money for medical research into arthritis and support people with the ailment.


What skills do I need?

We are looking for someone who can organise a small committee, prepare and chair meetings and the ability to aid, help and be sympathetic to our members medical problems.  Ideally a people person.  Also to liaise with the local community voluntary organisations.

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Versus Arthritis (VSNS)

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Interests

  • Disability
  • Health and Hospices
  • Older People

Activities

  • Trusteeship, Committee Work

Details

  • Accessibility
  • Age restrictions
    18 years and above
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Ongoing support
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 13/05/2021

End Date: 27/05/2022

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Availability Details

Monthly meetings from 1.30 - 4.30 pm on 4th Thursday of each month except the month of December. Committee meets every two months for approximately two hours, An average of two hours per week for planning, hours to suit.

Location

The Woodhatch Centre
Whitebeam Drive
Woodhatch
Reigate
Surrey
RH2 7LS

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