Organisation Type: Advice and support service

Voluntary Sports Coaching and Assistance

Dumfries and Galloway Council

Volunteers will help or lead with the delivery of sporting and physical activity sessions in the Langholm and Moffat School Clusters.

Volunteer Speaker

Mary's Meals

Would you like the opportunity to support Mary’s Meals’ work to feed hungry children in some of the world’s poorest countries and help give them a brighter future? We’re looking for volunteers to join our global movement, to help raise awareness about Mary’s Meals . As a volunteer speaker you can contribute as an individual… Read more »

Support leader

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The volunteer will support people with disabilities to to be as independent as they can be – help be involved in the community, be involved with daily activities, walking groups, and some light cooking.

Volunteer Handyperson/Groundperson

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The purpose of this role is to help with light maintenance of the grounds and facilities at our Dumfries Resource Centre. Duties may include anything from maintaining flowerpots to cleaning up the leaves in the car park, as well as some light maintenance jobs within the buildings, such as hanging a picture or moving items… Read more »

Support Group Volunteer

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Volunteers will • stimulate chat within closed Facebook groups and on WhatsApp. • monitor chat (group rules are adhered to); • promote the work of Fertility Network within the group regarding FN meetings/webinars/yoga as appropriate; • run monthly online meetings via Zoom or Teams • promote the peer support group they are part of via… Read more »

Volunteer Caseworker

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Would you like to support people who have served in the Armed Forces? You don’t need a military background, just the ability to listen, some basic I.T skills and good written and spoken English. If so, this could be the role for you. What is a caseworker? Caseworkers work with clients to figure out what… Read more »

Communications Volunteer

To develop and deliver a bi monthly digital newsletter for A Listening Ear which would help us to develop a membership , recruit new volunteers, encourage local support regarding fundraising, showcase our service and the events we intend holding, encourage feedback and ideas from our community to improve our service. This volunteer role would require… Read more »

Service Volunteer

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Providing practical and emotional support to victims and witnesses of crime in our community and court services. Signposting to other specialist services if required. Being given and developing knowledge of local and national services available to support individuals Volunteers should be good listeners and be able to be discreet and empathetic. You should be able… Read more »

General Adviser or Admin Assistant

Volunteer Adviser: Being an adviser is a very varied role. As an adviser your main responsibilities will be: • Interview clients at drop-in sessions and appointments in the bureau and occasionally by phone and outreach sessions; • Listening to clients and letting them explain the problem. Helping the client to clarify the issues by exploring… Read more »