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”

Befriending Caithness Teas and Coffees

pictured above, Elspeth Manson, Isobel Bates, Barbra Hymers Elspeth Manson said we had a lovely time at Bettyhill at the North Coast Craft and Produce market on Saturday, we were serving teas and coffee and having a wee bit of a recruitment drive for new volunteer Befrienders so if you fancy joining us and haveContinue reading “Befriending Caithness Teas and Coffees”

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”

Investing in Communities Fund Opening

The Investing In Communities Fund (ICF) Round 2 will open for applications on Tuesday 31 May 2022. Applications to this open challenge fund will be made through a web-based online portal.  The link to the portal will be posted on our website page on Tuesday 31 May 2022 in time for the fund opening atContinue reading “Investing in Communities Fund Opening”

VACCANY: Part-time Assistant Transport Co-ordinator

Duties will include assisting the transport co-ordinator, organising a dial-a-ride service, scheduling drivers, general office duties, assist in promoting and developing the service, measure customer satisfaction The successful applicant should be diligent, literate and numerate, honest and a good communicator and able to work at times without supervision. The applicant would be required to coverContinue reading “VACCANY: Part-time Assistant Transport Co-ordinator”