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61 West Main Street Whitburn

Volunteering

Volunteer Information and Signposting Service: Could you spare a few hours per week to help direct queries to the right place and provide information on services available to people who require further advice and support.  Interested click HERE for a role description

Money Mentors: Could you spare a few hours per week to work one to one to empower clients work through their money issues by helping them look at their income and expenditure and household budget.  Interested click HERE for a role description

Digital Inclusion Mentors: Good on computers, could you spare a couple of hours a week to help client on a one to one basis set up email accounts, job search and provide some basic guidance on using packages like word to write CV’s etc? Interested click HERE for a role description

Gardeners: Not got your own garden but enjoy gardening?  Could you spare some time to help someone less able to look after their garden in the Whitburn/ East Whitburn/ Greenrigg area. Contact Jeneva Storme, Gardening Project Co-ordinator at Voluntary Sector Gateway, tel: 01506-650111, e mail: jeneva.storme@vsgwl.org, Garden Angels on Facebook

Drivers: We are looking for drivers with their own cars who would be able to assist those less able to attend appointments at St John’s Hospital,  Edinburgh Royal Infirmary and Western General Hospital, Edinburgh.  Full, clean driving license required. Contact E-Mail: vsg@vsgwl.org or tel: 01506 650111. You can also visit Voluntary Sectory Gateway West Lothian at  36 – 40 North Bridge Street Bathgate, EH48 4PP.

Full support and training provided for all volunteer opportunities and expenses reimbursed.

Contact Amanda McKay Volunteer Project Officer for more details, tel: 01501 748708, email: amanda@whitburncdt.org.uk or pop into the office at 61 West Main Street, Whitburn.