Community Transport Volunteers | RVS: Royal Voluntary Service

Every day the RVS-Royal Voluntary Service helps thousands of older people to live the life they want. We provide practical services in homes, in hospitals and in communities all across the country so people can be independent and active. The RVS is one of the largest voluntary organisations and much of our work is supporting older people. We provide practical solutions to the everyday problems of loneliness and isolation.

Volunteer drivers are needed to help older people get out and about to stay engaged and connected with their local communities, family and friends.

*KEY TASKS MAY INCLUDE: -Driving people to and from GP appointments and accompanying them in if necessary -Driving the older person to the shop and assisting with shopping -Driving the older person to visit friends and family -Driving the older person to a social club -Providing information and support to help older people access other services

*BENEFITS TO VOLUNTEER -Enriching the lives of older people in your local community -Contributing to the work of Royal Voluntary Service to help older people get the best out of life -Making new friends -Developing skills and experience.

Good support and relevant training is provided. A great and enjoyable opportunity to help make a positive difference.

For more details about this and further volunteer opportunities with the RVS in Aberdeen please contact: e-mail: AberdeenHub@royalvoluntaryservice.org.uk / tel: 01224 552923.