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Leisure - Volunteering
Active Lives Active Minds
We are a not-for-profit organisation engaging isolated & lonely vulnerable adults in creative & recreational activities. Group/individual sessions in own home, residential/nursing homes or in supported housing. Supported trips out & carers' respite ... [More]
Beach within Reach
Small local registered charity.
Providing all terrain beach wheelchairs for those with a mobility impairment.
Available for use on the beaches in Thanet during summer.
Phone for more information about year round use. ... [More]
British Red Cross & Land Rover UK - Reaching Out
British Red Cross & Land Rover UK are working together to support vulnerable people across Thanet to live safely & independently in their own home. Short term help inc housework, befriending & more to help re-build confidence. ... [More]
Citizens Advice Thanet
We offer free, independent, confidential & impartial advice on a range of issues including debt management, benefits, housing, consumer problems. We are an independent local charity affiliated to the Citizens Advice network - the largest advice-giving network in the UK. We provide information & advice to everyone who needs it. We campaign to improve the policies & practices that affect people's lives. Our service is provided by unpaid volunteers & a small team of paid staff inc supervisors, project workers & a manager ... [More]
Coffee Gap is a sit and be fit meeting every Monday 10.15am to 12.15pm ... [More]
A day of activity, stimulation, music and fun for a person with mild dementia. It also provides the family/carer/significant other with a day's respite. Fun is the key component of the day ... [More]
Crossroads Care East Kent
Crossroads Care offers short breaks in the home for family Carers, by providing high quality care and support to people of all ages and with any condition or illness.We also have an Urgent Response Service & a Carers’ Health Appointments Service ... [More]
East Kent Mencap
East Kent Mencap supports adults, young people & their carers. We provide a range of services from support housing to community support, getting into training, work & signposting to information ... [More]
Headway East Kent
Provides rehabilitation in a day centre and support for adults who have sustained acquired brain injury, brain injury, head injury and strokes. We support their families & carers. We provide activities including art, literacy, numeracy, ICT & crafts ... [More]
John Townsend Trust
We have many different volunteer opportunities and especially welcome older volunteers. You can help support our students on the farm, help our adults with their gardening enterprise, make charity bags for donations, join our sewing bee making things to sell at fayres, help on reception, serve refreshments, clean our buses, help with admin, bring us fresh fundraising ideas, support our adults in their homes and help teach disabled adults life skills and more! Why not give us a call, we'd welcome your input ... [More]
Life Coach Directory
Life Coach Directory was set-up in order to raise awareness of coaching and to enable visitors to find the most suitable qualified coach for their needs. ... [More]
Margate Lifeboat Fundraising Committee
Fundraising activities and Lifeboat shop. New Branch members and volunteers welcome. ... [More]
Marie Curie Cancer Care
We help people with cancer & their families. We provide free practical nursing care at home & specialist care at hospices. We provide care for all terminal illnesses in Kent. Opportunities for volnteers. ... [More]
The Powell-Cotton Museum is home to the Powell-Cotton family’s extraordinary collection of natural history, ethnography and fine and decorative arts. Quex House, the Powell-Cotton family home, invites you into the lives of this remarkable family. ... [More]
QEQM Hospital League of Friends
Fundraising organisation for QEQM Hospital ... [More]
Ramsgate Lifeboat Fundraisers
Come together to raise money and provide support for the station & the RNLI. Ring or email to find out more. ... [More]
Richmond Fellowship ( Thanet Community Service)
We’re here to support individuals with mental health difficulties become more socially
included in their communities and to tackle mental health stigma.
We can help you to:
Develop your social life and make new friends.
Build self-confidence and develop your skills.
Access activities in the local community such
as sport, leisure classes, social groups
Access training, education and voluntary opportunities.
Run your own peer led activities.
Put together your own personalised support plan
Our support groups are built around the needs of our members.
All our meetings and group activities take place in community settings in Thanet and Sandwich
Our monthly group activities are chosen by our members and usually focus on social or skill based sessions. ... [More]
Royal Voluntary Service (formerly WRVS) - Good Neighbours
Royal Voluntary Service works with volunteers to prevent isolation and help older people lead the life they choose. We offer a range of practical individual services such as befriending, assisted shopping and dog walking ... [More]
RSPCA - Isle of Thanet Branch
Care & prevention of cruelty to animals. We provide advice, micro-chipping, neutering, re-homing & rehabilitating of animals. Volunteers needed ... [More]
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Stroke Association Family & Carer Support, Communication Support
We provide practical advice, essential information and emotional support for those who have had a stroke or for their loved ones. All ages. Form filling, benefits, home visits, friendship and more ... [More]
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Thanet Community Development Trust
We are a Trust based in Ramsgate aiming to improve the lives of those within the Thanet District who are some way disadvantaged. We generally do this by providing free courses such as Emergency First Aid training, CSCS training, and UK Online. ... [More]
Thanet Community Support Partnership
Support for older people to reduce isolation. We urgently need more volunteers to visit on a regular basis, help with shopping or go out for a walk with an elderly person ... [More]
Thanet Volunteer Bureau
Volunteering Development Agency. We promote volunteering, offer training and support to volunteers and organisations. We manage projects that work with volunteers ... [More]
Thanet Volunteer Bureau (Transport Scheme)
Transport provided by volunteer drivers to take frail, elderly and disabled people to medical appointments (hospital, dentist, doctors etc). There is an annual membership fee and mileage is charged ... [More]
The Abbeyfield Society
We offer sheltered housing in Broadstairs which allow older people to continue to live in the community independently with the knowledge of somebody being around if you need help. We provide two meals a day, cleaning & laundry & regular activities. ... [More]
The Garden Gate
A community garden for all to attend and also volunteer to help out. Come along and help with gardening. Self run art group, making cards to raise funds to support project. Make things from Hazel, willow and sweet chestnut ... [More]
The Secret Jungle
An inclusive play area designed around the needs and wishes of disabled children, that can be accessed by the whole family and the wider community. Working together to create a safe environment in which everyone can play. ... [More]
We are a not for profit organisation who offer all kinds of help for older people to use the computer. We provide training & support via remote access to your computer. We work on a membership basis (small fee applies) & then all our courses are free. We are members of the Open College Network & have been running for over 12 years. We offer online support & also provide 2 twice-monthly drop-in sessions - one in Rumsfield Road Broadstairs & one in Birchington village centre. We can help with emails, web surfing, online security, saving money online, Skype & more.Volunteers help us to help you. More volunteers are always welcome. ... [More]
Trinity Resource Centre
We provide friendship teas,afternoon excursions, armchair exercises, silver song clubs, line dancing and Zumba, a befriending service, an extensive information point and minibus service. Also run Dementia support cogs club. ... [More]
Volcare - Canterbury & Thanet
Flexible home based respite care for CARERS on a planned and occasional basis. Can be for one day, a weekend or one/two weeks. The service is fully funded by Social Services. Service includes cover for Thanet ... [More]
If you are unable to find what you are looking for, please feel free to call the Thanet Community Support Partnership on 01843 597115 and we will do our best to help you.