Volunteers for Halkirk Heritage & Vintage Motor Museum

Volunteers needed to help this motor museum keep the doors open to visitors during the summer months. the museum is open on Tuesdays-Sundays from 2-4pm during June & July. Can you offer to do a shift to help promote the joys of antique vehicles and heritage to interested people. contact Janet and leave a messageContinue reading “Volunteers for Halkirk Heritage & Vintage Motor Museum”

Lyth Art Centre Young Music Maker Programme

As part of our Young Music Makers Programme, we are looking for a young musician to become the new YMM Trainee at Lyth Arts Centre.  The traineeship will involve assisting the lead musician on a regular programme of children’s music workshops. The workshops will take place on weekends and school holidays, held monthly at Lyth ArtsContinue reading “Lyth Art Centre Young Music Maker Programme”

volunteer opportunities with Heritage

As we move into the summer season, many voluntary organisations in Caithness rely on volunteers to help deliver services and keep the doors open to the public. There are museums throughout Caithness looking to recruit new volunteers. For example: Wick Heritage Centre, Dunbeath Heritage Trust, Mary Anne’s cottage Dunnet, Castlehill Heritage centre Castletown. Clan GunnContinue reading “volunteer opportunities with Heritage”

An opportunity to Volunteer

To continue with Volunteer Week activities you could volunteer with environmental groups in Caithness. There are groups providing opportunities for individuals to get involved improving the environment on a periodical or regular basis. For Example: Dunnet Forestry Trust host a green gym on Thursdays and Sundays, [forest maintenance] and also a monthly log sale. FriendsContinue reading “An opportunity to Volunteer”

Some more volunteer opportunities

Volunteers required to support organisations providing events and activities for young people. Like many other groups, volunteers are always needed to help club continue. Examples of groups looking to recruit volunteers are organisations providing sporting activities. The Highlife Highland active sport coordinators in East and West Caithness run a selection of activities for young peopleContinue reading “Some more volunteer opportunities”

Volunteer’s Week- volunteers always needed

To celebrate Volunteers Week I will be posting a selection of volunteer opportunities to illustrate the diversity of roles available locally. For Example: Volunteer Drivers– Caithness Rural Transport, Caithness Cats Protection & Cycle UK/rural connections are some organisations looking for volunteer drivers. [cycle UK looking for volunteer cycle drivers for the electric Trishaw] . TheseContinue reading “Volunteer’s Week- volunteers always needed”

Free training for Sensory impairment

Guide Dogs are hosting free training, These sessions are run over Zoom, are free to attend and anyone can come along. We will discuss sight loss, including some common eye conditions and myths, and learn techniques to guide someone with sight loss safely. This training is useful for people who have friends or family membersContinue reading “Free training for Sensory impairment”