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Carers Group Leader and Supporters
Organisation role · 2–4 hrs/month
Bridgwater
Carers Group Leader and Supporters
Lead a monthly meeting for those who care for their family or friends for Bridgwater.Posted by Somerset Carers Service
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Volunteer Recruiter
Organisation role · Flexible hours
From home
Volunteer Recruiter
Be the first point of contact for all potential volunteers and to have overall responsibility for managing the recruitment and interviews for your local group. Posted by Read Easy North Somerset
Apr20
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Wildlife Pond Creation day
Event · 20 Apr, 10:00 - 16:00
Frome
Wildlife Pond Creation day
Could you help Broadway Community Gardens create a new wildlife pond?Posted by Froglife
Jun30
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Event Support Volunteer: The Big Somerset Cricket Bash
Event · 30 Jun, 09:00 - 14:00
Event Support Volunteer: The Big Somerset Cricket Bash
Help our Fundraising Team deliver one of 2024's great events - the Big Somerset Cricket Bash at the County Cricket Ground in TauntonPosted by St Margarets Hospice Care
May11
New
Bucket Collection Volunteer
Event · 11 May, 16:30 - 18:30
Flexible location
Bucket Collection Volunteer
Cheerful volunteers wanted for a couple of hours to help with a bucket collection at Holnicote Point to Point Course, Nr Porlock, MineheadPosted by St Margarets Hospice Care
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Cats Protection Fundraising Volunteer (Somerset)
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Haywards Heath
Cats Protection Fundraising Volunteer (Somerset)
Your local Cats Protection Somerset branches are seeking passionate cat loving, Fundraising Volunteers to join their friendly team!Posted by Cats Protection SW Community Fundraising Hub
Apr27
New
Folly Field Litter Pick
Event · 27 Apr, 10:30 - 12:30
Folly Field Litter Pick
Join us for our monthly River Litter Pick to help clean up areas near rivers to prevent litter entering our local watercourse. Posted by Yeovil Rivers Community Trust
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Marie Curie Companion Volunteer - Musgrove Park Hospital, Somerset
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Marie Curie Companion Volunteer - Musgrove Park Hospital, Somerset
Spending time with patients and/or their relatives, we’re looking for volunteers to provide emotional support, a listening ear, to simply be there for peoplePosted by Marie Curie
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Marie Curie Companion Volunteer - Langport Surgery, Somerset
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Marie Curie Companion Volunteer - Langport Surgery, Somerset
Marie Curie is piloting a Companions in the Community Service in partnership with Langport Surgery to support those in their last year of life.Posted by Marie Curie
RNID Near you Volunteer - Somerset
Organisation role · 2–4 hrs/month · Starting from 2 Jun
Somerset
RNID Near you Volunteer - Somerset
Help us offer a free, in-person service in care homes for people who are deaf, have hearing loss or tinnitus, or want to get their hearing checked.Posted by RNID
Company Secretary
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Minehead
Company Secretary
We are looking for an experienced Company Secretary to support the Board of DirectorsPosted by Regal Theatre Minehead
Crossing Keeper
Task · 4–8 hrs
Cranmore
Crossing Keeper
Public-facing, sociable role directing visitors safely across the railway lines. Posted by East Somerset Railway

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