The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
If you are a "hands-on" type of person, whatever your availability, we want to hear from you! The role of the volunteer will be to provide vulnerable isolated people with practical help. Whatever your skills or interest, we can match you to clients who require assistance. Some things you could offer are: - Cleaning - Gardening - Shopping - Running errands - Painting/Decorating Communicare in Southampton is a charity and the support we provide to our clients is only possible thanks to our solid bank of volunteers. Whether you can offer 1hr a week or 20hrs, we want to hear from you!
What are we looking for?
- Practical skills (may be one particular or several). There is no firm list, so please be clear about what you are prepared to offer, whether it's cleaning, shopping, gardening, errand-running (mileage reimbursed) etc. - Willing to provide references - Friendly and caring attitude - May be required to provided an enhanced CRB (cost met by charity)