This volunteering opportunity is with a lady who would like some company when she goes on days out. She’s very sociable and would enjoy spending time with someone who shares similar interests: art, antiques, country houses and football!
This volunteering opportunity is with a lady who would like a onHander to help her get out and about. This could involve doing a food shop, visiting the park or even just a walk around the block.
This volunteering opportunity is with a lady who would like a onHander to help her with a weekly food shop and also accompany her when she wants to have some retail therapy!
This volunteering opportunity is with a lady who would like someone to keep her company whilst she runs errands. This can include visiting the bank, her local market or even a little food shop.
Housework & a Cup of Tea
This volunteering opportunity is well suited to onHanders who like cleaning! The older lady would appreciate some help with house tasks that she is unable to do her own. After the tasks are complete a cup of tea and a chat will finish the session off nicely.
Companionship, Light Housework
This is great opportunity for onHanders that are available during the day time to help this lady to get to and from her hospital appointments, as she struggles to do so on her own and would also like the company. The opportunity would also include helping out with some light housework such as hoovering and mopping when she is not feeling well.
This volunteering opportunity is helping a gentleman out to keep his allotment up and running as he is having trouble doing so on his own. Due to the nature of the task the gentleman has asked if the onHander can have a car.
London City Airport
This volunteering opportunity is with a lady who needs help building her confidence by going on short walks. She is very chatty and would love someone to share stories and a laugh with.
This volunteering opportunity is for a lady that needs some help with maintaining her small front and back gardens. She would also like some help with emptying out and organising some cupboards.
Companionship, Light Housework
This volunteering opportunity is with a lovely older lady who would like an onHander to provide companionship and help around the house. She mentioned that she would really appreciate a hand getting down to her communal garden and enjoying the sunshine as is she unable to do so on her own.
This volunteering opportunity is with an older lady and her mother. She would like someone who can help de-weed their garden and also spend some time with her mother, taking her for a walk around the block and having some lovely conversations.
This volunteering opportunity is with a lady who would like someone to help with a light food shop. She lives alone so would also really benefit from seeing a friendly face.
Help With Shopping
This volunteering opportunity is to help a lady who would like her online shop put away in the kitchen cupboards and fridge. After this simple task, she would also love to have a little chat with an onHander over a coffee.
Light House Work
This volunteering opportunity is helping a lovely couple with the simple task of taking the bins out as they both struggle with mobility. This is a great opportunity for an onHander who may be passing by on their way home/to work.
Help around the house, Shopping
This is an opportunity to help a lady out with a few simple tasks around the house and also pop to her local shop for her. She would love for an onHander to help with some light cleaning, changing the bedsheets, and hoovering the living room. This opportunity is for weekday morning/afternoons.
This is a great opportunity for onHanders who are available during the day for a couple of hours. This older adult would love someone to accompany her as she heads out on days out to the shops or even just a visit to Richmond Park.
Companionship, Light cleaning
This is a companionship opportunity to sit and have a nice cup of tea and a chat with a kind gentleman and also help out with some light cleaning around his small flat. This opportunity could progress to getting out and about together too.
Companionship, Simple ad-hoc tasks
This is a great evening volunteering opportunity for companionship. Activities could include helping to do some filing/letter writing or going to the theatre to watch Tina - The Tina Turner Musical!