Volunteering Opportunities

Charity Shop Volunteers

Merthyr Tydfil Shop Assistant

Tredegar Shop Assistant

Ebbw Vale Shop Assistant

Shop Volunteers are responsible for the day-to-day running of the shops; serving customers, taking and sorting donations, keeping the shop stocked and ensuring it is clean and tidy.

 

Fundraising/Events

Regular fundraising events are held by the Hospice and we always need people to help with publicising events by distributing posters and fliers, assisting in the organisation or helping out on the day of the event.

Some volunteers act as marshals, help with car parking or registration or by running fundraising stalls. We also need volunteers to help with regular supermarket or street collections and helping with fundraising mail outs and office work

 

Befrienders/Dementia Befrienders

The support offered by Befrienders provides an opportunity for people living with a life-limiting illness and their carers to receive support, a break for carers, support to enable the individual to access community venues, events also hospital appointments and stays.

 

Van Drivers/Assistants

Hospice vans drivers & assistants collect donated furniture and clothing from homes around Blaenau Gwent and deliver it to our charity shops. They also deliver items sold from the shops to the customer’s home. The work is physical and a good degree of fitness is necessary for this work.

 

Digital Media/E-Commerce Volunteer.

The Digital Media/E-Commerce Volunteer will support with the promotion, development and maintenance of our online presence and e-commerce sales platforms in order to maximize our engagement and sales through these channels.

 

Patient transport Driver (Use of own car with business Insurance) (Fuel Expenses will be reimbursed)

Assisting patients to and from the vehicle, both prior to and following transportation to a Hospice Day Centre and return home afterwards.