There are a range of urgent volunteer vacancies with local Good Causes to help with the fightback against COVID-19
Register with CUSU Scarborough's Volunteering Service
Scarborough Volunteering Opportunties
We have listed below a range of opportunities tha tyou can take part in linked to the current global Coronavirus pandemic. If you have any question, or need further support on getting involved please contact Rachel Maw Scarborough Volunteering Coordinator.
Scarborough Central Volunteering Offer
Age UK Scarborough and District are co-ordinating the local response for the charity sector in Scarborough and Ryedale and are developing a volunteer database. They are also the single point of contact for North Yorkshire County Coucil in Scarborough and Filey area for those that have any support needs or questions. Click here to volunteer.
‘Your NHS Needs You’ – NHS call for volunteer army
The nation is looking for up to 250,000 volunteers to help up to 1.5 million people who have been asked to shield themselves from coronavirus because of underlying health conditions.
Members of the public can sign up quickly and easily at goodsamapp.org/NHS to become NHS Volunteer Responders, and can be called on to do simple but vital tasks such as:
- delivering medicines from pharmacies;
- driving patients to appointments;
- bringing them home from hospital;
- or making regular phone calls to check on people isolating at home.
If you are interested sign up here https://www.goodsamapp.org/nhs
CUSU cannot be held responsible for external volunteering opportunities advertised, but we do make every effort to ensure that all the information we publish is accurate.
We advise volunteers to use their own judgement when selecting potential opportunities, and to check all details concerning a prospective volunteering activity with the organisation involved.
Please make sure that you have received all the necessary training and information regarding your own health and safety before commencing any volunteering.