Thornbury has two Memory Cafes which run on Tuesdays afternoons and Friday mornings. This informal group needs volunteers to make and serve refreshments and to sit, talk and interact with members of the group. Maybe even play table games. A listening, sympathetic ear is all that’s required.
Could you spare a few hours to help lonely older people in your area? Drivers, Hosts and Co-ordinators are sought by Contact the Elderly to help provide monthly Sunday afternoon events for older people who live on their own.
Would you like to be responsible for looking after the expanding New Product Range in Oxfam Thornbury? You will gain valuable experience in stock management and visual merchandising but will also be a key member in their friendly and committed team of volunteers. 4 hours per month.
Committee Members for Thornbury Arts Festival. Would suit anyone with an enthusiasm for the performing arts and a determination to provide high level events and entertainment locally. Organisational skills in any walk of life are extremely useful. An ability to work as a member of a team and flexibility of time management especially during Festival periods.