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01 March 2019 Friends of Safer
Safer LBG (Domestic Violence Forum)

We are looking for people who would like to join Friends of Safer. If you would be happy to help out at events, have ideas for events, or want to donate your time to help fundraising this is for you! Have fun whilst helping others! For further information please email carol@safer.gg.

01 March 2019 Gardener / maintenance / handyperson.
Safer LBG (Domestic Violence Forum)

Safer would like to hear from anyone who has time to do a spot of weeding, painting, general odds and bods and maintenance. This might be at the Refuge or other properties. If you are just interested in gardening or only want to do painting just let us know and we can make arrangements to fit with your talents. Please contact email carol@safer.gg if you can help.

18 March 2019 Plant Heritage Guernsey
Plant Heritage Guernsey

Plant Heritage Guernsey are looking for one or two volunteers to help out in our glasshouse. They will primarily be assisting with seed sowing, transplanting, taking cuttings etc and will work with guidance from members of the committee. A few hours a week would be appreciated, but no experience is necessary, so do come along and acquire some green fingers. Please contact Rose Rankilor on 255537 for more information.

26 March 2019 Drug Concern
Drug Concern

Drug Concern have two vacancies on the Board of Directors. In this instance the Board of Directors wish to recruit two new members to the Board at what is an exciting milestone in Drug Concern’s development. The Board is about to embark on a re-branding exercise including a planned re-launch. The organization is expanding its services to cater for other areas of addiction, providing support to those who have concerns about their behaviour and offering assistance to friends and family members who are living with addiction. The Board is seeking to secure the services of individuals who not only meet the key criteria but have a developed expertise in either public relations/marketing or fund raising and who are well placed to provide the necessary input to meet the challenges ahead. Successful candidates will be expected to take the strategic lead in one of these specific areas. Service on Drug Concern’s Board of Directors is without remuneration except for administrative support, travel, accommodation and subsistence in relation to Board members duties. Application process Please contact Tracey Rear (Business Manager) for a role profile. Interested applicants are requested to submit a CV to trear@drugconcern.gg The closing date for applicants is Tuesday 30th April 2019

29 March 2019 Guernsey and Alderney Child Contact Centre - Supported Contact
Safer LBG (Domestic Violence Forum)

The Guernsey and Alderney Child Contact Centre provides supported contact by providing a safe space where children can meet their parent(s) they don't live with. We are looking for new volunteers who are enthusiastic about working with children and young people to help on Saturdays between 2pm – 4pm with supported contact sessions. You would be required to commit to helping out once every 3 – 4 weeks. Full training will be provided. A full DBS check will be required due to the nature of this work. If you want to find out more please email carol@safer.gg.

30 March 2019 Autism Guernsey Flag Day
Autism Guernsey LBG

Volunteers needed to 'shake' a bucket at our flag day on Saturday 30th March 2019. Venues will be Co-op (St. Martin's & St. Sampson's), M&S (L'Islet & St. Martin's), Waitrose (Rohais & Admiral Park), Alliance and Forest Stores. For further details please contact Mandy on 232879 or office@autismguernsey.org.gg

04 April 2019 Guernsey gateway Club LBG
Guernsey Gateway Club LBG

A social club that caters for those with learning disabilities, that has been established for 50 years, is in need of volunteers willing to offer their time for around 3-10 hours a month to help with coordinating and assisting with social and leisure activities between 19:30 and 21:00 on Thursday Evenings. Tasks may include: *Making teas and coffees and general assistance in the club kitchen. *Helping with arts and crafts nights. *Assisting members with weekly activities *Escorting members on the club mini bus on a rota basis benefits include; invitation to a yearly dinner dance. Helping the community by giving something back. Please contact us for more information by email, phone or Social media. Thank you, and we look forward to hearing from you soon!

08 April 2019 Shop Volunteers - Saturday
Les Bourgs Hospice Charitable Trust (including Charity Shops)

Saturday Volunteers Duties include Sorting donated stock, serving customers and general shop duties. we are looking for people to do as little as a couple of hours a week. The shops are open from 9am until 1630hrs Tuesday to Saturday.

08 April 2019 Committee Volunteers
Friends of Les Bourgs Hospice

We are looking for a couple of new members to join the Friends of Les Bourgs Hospice Committee. We are a small but friendly group who work to raise money for Les Bourgs Hospice and support them as needed. We are keen to have people with some spare time (not a lot is needed) and some ideas. If you are interested please contact Trish.DeCarteret@lesbourgs.com or call 210329 Thank you

08 April 2019 Fundraising support
Friends of Les Bourgs Hospice

We are looking for people who are happy to help us at event one event each year as an extra pair of hands, to support the fundraising we do for Les Bourgs Hospice. No special talents are needed as we have a huge variety of options available. If you wish to help us, even just 2 hours a year please let me know and we will be happy to discuss this with you. Email Trish.DeCarteret@lesbourgs.com or call 210329. Thank you

25 April 2019 Volunteers needed
National Trust of Guernsey

The National Trust require a number of volunteers to assist us across our sites this year. We need people to help serve refreshments during events at the Folk and Costume Museum, as well as people who have skills in carpentry and general DIY. We are also looking for volunteers to help in our Victorian shop in town as well as people who could help cover the shop at the Folk and Costume Museum during holiday periods. In addition we are looking for volunteers to open Les Caches Farm to enable visitors to explore the wonderful site. If you are interested in any of these roles please contact Aly Keeling 255384 07781127476 fcm@nationaltrust.gg

26 April 2019 Web Master
Age Concern Guernsey LBG

We are looking for some help to update and administer our web site ....... www.ageconcernguernsey.org.gg Please can anyone help? For more information : Contact David Inglis 263228

26 April 2019 Drivers
Age Concern Guernsey LBG

We are always looking for drivers to help us get members to the 4 Centres. We run a fleet of mini buses on Tues, Weds, Thurs & Friday afternoons if you can help on any day please contact. John on 237413 or Ben on 237000

26 April 2019 Centre Helpers
Age Concern Guernsey LBG

Helpers are required to become involved in the Vale Age Concern Centre on Tuesday afternoons at Vale Douzaine Room 2.00 – 4.00. If you are interested in the first instance please call Pam on 240132 or Roy on 252232

26 April 2019 Centre Helpers
Age Concern Guernsey LBG

Helpers are required to become involved in the St. Martin Age Concern Centre on Friday afternoons at St. Martin’s Parish Hall 2.00 – 4.00. If interested in the first instance please call Margaret on 237413

30 April 2019 Wellbeing Animals Guernsey (WAG)
Wellbeing Animals Guernsey (WAG)

Our therapy dog visits are becoming increasingly popular and we now have over 20 dogs visiting establishments including wards at the PEH, residential and care homes, day centres, Les Bourgs Hospice and more. We’re now looking for someone to join the team to help look after the admin. This involves keeping records of our volunteers and their canine companions up to date and liaising with the establishments they visit. A couple of hours a week is all that is required. Please call Marguerite on 07911 719081 or email marguerite@wag.org.gg if you would like to talk about what is involved. You can find out more about us at www.wag.org.gg

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02 May 2019 Treasurer
Guernsey Bereavement Counselling Service

The Guernsey Bereavement Service is looking to recruit a volunteer to assist with the financial aspects of the charity. This would include updating the current accounting system and preparing the end of year accounts. Hours will be by arrangement. If anyone would like more details, please contact Linda Norman (Service Manager) on 257778 or admin@gbs.org .gg

03 May 2019 Volunteers at the Guernsey Women’s Refuge
Safer LBG (Domestic Violence Forum)

Safer supports victims of domestic abuse and their children and is the charity that runs the Guernsey Women’s Refuge among other services. Safer is looking for volunteers who would be able to commit to helping out at least once a month at the Guernsey Women’s Refuge supporting women and children who are victims of domestic abuse. This may be to stay at the Refuge during the evening or overnight or to answer helpline calls in the evenings and at weekends. Full training will be given and a full DBS check will be required. Due to the nature of the Refuge we would only be able to take female volunteers for this type of role. Please email carol@safer.gg if you would like to find out more.

06 May 2019 Deadheading and Litter picking
Forest Floral Group

Help is needed to deadhead the displays and pick up litter in the Forest Parish. . We meet up every Monday morning at 10am for an hour and finish with coffee. No experience necessary, we will show you what to do.

06 May 2019 Working in Nature area, Forest
Forest Floral Group

We need people to come and help tidy the path chippings, clear weeds and generally tidy the area. No previous experience needed.

06 May 2019 Committee members
Forest Floral Group

Would you like to join our friendly Committee? We meet once a month at my house to discuss our entry into the Floral Guernsey Community competition.

20 May 2019 Secretary
The Friends of the Princess Elizabeth Hospital

We need volunteers to join the Friends of the Princess Elizabeth Hospital to assist in the shop or with the trolley or merely to support our work to provide additional items needed in the Hospital

26 May 2019 Volunteers and Vans needed for the GSPCA Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday 26th May 2019
Guernsey Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (GSPCA)

With little over a week to go to the BIGGEST day in the GSPCA calendar we are calling on volunteers and those with lorries, vans or vehicles that can help with transport for our BIG day. With nearly 100 stalls and much to see and do the GSPCA is buzzing with activity for the 8th Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday taking place on the 26th May and the first of the Guernsey 2019 season. Steve Byrne GSPCA Manager said “It is an extremely busy time for us in the run u to our eight Animal welfare Seafront Sunday which takes place on the 26th May and we are appealing for volunteers and those that can help transport what we need there and back.” “The Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday is always an incredible and wonderful day celebrating animals in Guernsey and we have so much planned once again.” “From animals looking for homes to displays on the problems with pollution and plastics, fun and games to the dog show and Animal Mascot 5-a-side, not to mention all the stalls and charities joining us this is without doubt a huge highlight in our GSPCA calendar.” “For anyone that can help or would like to get involved please call us on 01481 257261 or email stevejbyrne@gspca.org.gg .” “We especially would love to hear from those with large vans or lorries that we can load up what we need in the days prior to the Sunday and then to take what we need on the day from 7am and bring it all back between 4pm and 6pm, so please do get in touch if you can help.” Find out about our Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday http://www.gspca.org.gg/page/animal-welfare-sea-front-sunday http://www.gspca.org.gg/blog/volunteers-and-vans-needed-gspca-animal-welfare-seafront-sunday-26th-may-2019