Help required with cooking, serving and clearing away at our monthly Community Café

On the second Friday of the month we serve food, freshly cooked by some of our great team of volunteers. It is a drop in lunch open to all members of the local community with their families and friends. We are really looking to build up our current team in order to offer more flexible … Continue reading Help required with cooking, serving and clearing away at our monthly Community Café

New flexible volunteering roles to support Oxford NHS GP Practices!

We have been working with a group of our member practices to develop a new volunteering programme called ‘Health Champions for Oxford’. Initially, Health Champions can get involved in one of three ways by: •Enabling more patients to use Online Services to access care more quickly •Helping practices test new ways to gather better feedback … Continue reading New flexible volunteering roles to support Oxford NHS GP Practices!

Abingdon & Witney College – volunteer placements needed for Therapeutic Counselling Diploma Students

Abingdon and Witney College are seeking volunteer placements for their Therapeutic Counselling Diploma students. Students are mature adult learners who will have completed three years part-time study before commencing their voluntary placement, including completion of the first year of the diploma. They are looking for part-time placements of about three hours per week to commence … Continue reading Abingdon & Witney College – volunteer placements needed for Therapeutic Counselling Diploma Students

Do you need volunteers?

Introducing the new Oxfordshire Volunteers website! With over 4000 charities and community groups in Oxfordshire that work with volunteers, we thought it was about time we simplified things. Oxfordshire Volunteers means that anyone looking to volunteer in Oxfordshire only needs one website to find their perfect role. Whether it's a one-off hour you're looking to fill, … Continue reading Do you need volunteers?

Unlimited Oxfordshire: Looking for a new Chair for the committee

Unlimited Oxfordshire is  was set up in 2008 to promote the social inclusion of people in Oxfordshire with physical or sensory disabilities. We are a user led charity, run by disabled people for disabled people. We aim to expand horizons and open doors. We are a voice for disabled  people and provide practical support.   … Continue reading Unlimited Oxfordshire: Looking for a new Chair for the committee

Volunteers wanted: Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary tea room

Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary is looking for volunteers this summer to serve food and drinks in their Tea Room. Hours are 10.30-4pm. The Sanctuary is open every day and need volunteers to cover different days of the week.   Training will be given. If you have days free this summer that you can help please call … Continue reading Volunteers wanted: Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary tea room

Only a week to go until M.A.D week!

M.A.D. website twitter: @madweekoxon facebook: M.A.D Week (@madweekoxon) instagram: @madweekoxon OCVA are working in collaboration with Volunteer Link-up as part of an innovative partnership with Bartholomew School in Eynsham. The pilot project, which goes by the name of M.A.D. (Make a Difference) Week, involves 60 of the schools’ Year 12 students. The students will be … Continue reading Only a week to go until M.A.D week!

Chance to become a governor of your local ambulance service

Chance to become a governor of your local ambulance service South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SCAS) is looking for governors and we are encouraging people to put their names forward as candidates at our autumn 2017 election.   This is a fantastic opportunity if you are interested in the future of local health … Continue reading Chance to become a governor of your local ambulance service

OXFORDSHIRE YOUTH SEEKS NEW CHAIR AND ADDITIONAL TRUSTEES

OXFORDSHIRE YOUTH SEEKS NEW CHAIR AND ADDITIONAL TRUSTEES INTRODUCTION Oxfordshire Youth (OY) is in a transitional phase that offers an opportunity for the new Chair, working closely with the Chief Executive, to forge a new direction for the Charity whilst leveraging the organisation’s great achievements over a 70 year history. PURPOSES Oxfordshire Youth has two … Continue reading OXFORDSHIRE YOUTH SEEKS NEW CHAIR AND ADDITIONAL TRUSTEES

Muscular Dystrophy UK: Town and Gown Race – volunteers needed

Muscular Dystrophy UK simply wouldn’t be able to put on our events without the help of generous volunteers. We are delighted to have you all on board for what is going to be the biggest Town and Gown ever with over 4,000 runners! Location: Oxford University Parks, OX1 3RF Date/ Time: Sunday 15th May 7.30am – 12.30pm … Continue reading Muscular Dystrophy UK: Town and Gown Race – volunteers needed