Search

Volunteers needed to help elderly live independently

12:54 29 January 2013

Volunteers are needed in Redbridge to help elderly people in their area live independently.

Every day charity, WRVS, provides practical services in homes, hospitals and in the community so elderly people can be independent and active.

WRVS are currently seeking to recruit volunteers to help out in a variety of ways including providing help with transport, social clubs and administrative support.

Anyone over the age of 16 can volunteer and full training and induction is provided while travel expenses are paid for.

If you are interested call Richard Clarke on 07714 898 548.

Latest News Stories

Marjorie Tappenden

A pensioner who killed a cyclist was sentenced to a community order today and suspended from driving for three years.

17:28
Dr Dhanuson Dharmasena

A mother who allegedly had female genital mutilation performed on her by a Clayhall doctor has condemned the practice while giving evidence in court.

13:49
1964: Sir Winston Churchill, smoking his trademark cigar,  leaves his London home for House of Commons for perhaps last time. Picture: PA

The life of one of Britain’s most famous prime ministers is being celebrated today, exactly 50 years on from his funeral.

10:04
RDWWA members with the mayor

A women’s charity was invited to Redbridge Town Hall by the mayor and mayoress.

Most read news

Over £30,000 has been raised in a couple of days for a mugging victim, despite the goal only being set at £500.

We let two experts have their say on why the campaign is needed – or isn’t.

The gunman’s background and motives are still being investigated by the Dutch authorities.

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Ilford Recorder e-edition today E-edition
Family Notices 24
Our trusted business finder