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Carpet bowls volunteer

Carpet bowls volunteer
Vision Support Harrogate District
Description of the role:

We require a volunteer to help with our bowling class. The volunteer role would include preparing the room, welcoming and helping our visually impaired members to have a fun morning of carpet bowls. The volunteer must be outgoing, friendly, show an obvious interest in others, and be able to work in a team.

Skills and qualities needed for the role:

No experience is necessary, full training will be provided. We require an outgoing, friendly team member.

Practical information:

2 hours per week. We are behind the train station and a short walk from the bus station and bus stops. We are opposite the Victoria Car Park and disc parking. We have a small car park on site.


Additional Information
DBS check needed: Yes
Driving licence needed: No
Car owner: No
Open to: Age 17+
Is this role wheelchair accessible?: No
Vision Support Harrogate District
23 East Parade
North Yorkshire
Last updated: 25.03.2019
Organisation Information

The Centre is an independent, local charity that supports visually impaired people in Harrogate and the surrounding district. We seek to enable visually impaired adults from the age of 18 and above to live independently and provide opportunities to meet and interact with others. We offer Information technology training; provide advice on help that is available; information on visual impairments and have talking clocks. watches and other equipment to view and order if required
We run various craft and other groups (See the daily schedule) on a regular basis There are also opportunities to socialise, including meals out and excursions. In addition to activities in the Centre, we make home visits and run a telephone befriending service to help tackle social isolation.
Open Tuesday - Friday 9.30am - 4pm

Charity number: 211436