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More volunteers needed for Ofs...

Ofsted has praised a scheme which provides “valuable support” by linking independent adult volunteers with young people in care. Our Independent Visitor Scheme has been running for 19 years, and links young people in care with independent adult volunteers who are able to spend ...more

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The Big Jam! It’s not a ...

Calling all musicians! We need you to join our musical mash-up on 20th September as part of BBC Music Day. We are looking for music maker of all ages, genres and traditions to join in our jamming spectacular. Share your music with others and learn something new in an uplifting evening ...more

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WILTSHIRE Air Ambulance is calling on people to show their support by turning the county yellow and green this September. The charity is asking people, community groups, schools, colleges and businesses to do something fun during National Air Ambulance Week (9-15 September) by incorporating ...more

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Don’t Be Afraid Of The Dark

Event Date : 25/09/2019

Ever looked up at the night sky and wanted to know more? Join us for a day of interactive workshops, the chance to explore the night sky with Bob Mizon and his planetarium, and help us investigate the benefits and value of our dark skies. Everyone welcome. Tickets are £10 ...more

St Andrew’s Church’s ‘Al...

Event Date : 26/08/2019

Traditional Village Summer Fete A day of fun for all the family. The St Andrew’s Church Fete is protected from the weather by all of the stalls and the catering and most of the amusements being under cover.  It is an ‘All Weather’ Fete so if it rains on Bank Holiday Monday don’t be put off! In recent years, a large (30+ vehicles) Vintage and Classic Car and Bike Show has drawn ...more

Healthy Me Programme

Event Date : 16/09/2019

Our Healthy ME – Wiltshire programmes kick off again this coming September 2019 at locations across Wiltshire. Are you looking for a Fun and Friendly programme that can help you with becoming more active and healthy as a family? Delivered by experienced and supportive ...more

Volunteer with Alzheimer’...

“Side by Side” is a one-to-one volunteer service to help people living with dementia to keep on doing the things they love – and try new things too! It’s a fun, friendly and flexible volunteering opportunity through which you’ll receive expert training and support. You can become ...more

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Personalisation Board

A Personalisation Board is being set up in Wiltshire and we are looking for volunteers with lived experience of health or social care to apply to become members of the Board. To apply to be a volunteer board member contact Kate at Wiltshire Centre for Independent Living on 0300 1233 442 or ...more

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Art Group Volunteers

Alzheimer’s Support is looking for volunteer helpers at our Art Group in Warminster. The role involves helping to set up, providing a friendly welcome and supporting members where needed. Volunteers also help to serve refreshments during social time and clear away at the end of the group ...more

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