New Mills Volunteer Centre

 For more information please contact Lorna on:
Tel: 01663 744196  Email:
Registered Charity: 1097655 – Registered Company: 4666277
1. For housebound clients - transport/escorting for medical appointments and to social groups, a weekly shopping service and escorted shopping trips, befriending, occasional gardening and DIY, working with groups.

2. Social and educational activities for client groups - Monday Friends, ShopAround Group, Stroke Support Group, Handicraft Group and Chair-based exercises.

3. Befriending either by home visits or our Telephone Befriending service.

4. For volunteers - opportunities to participate in the local community and voluntary sector activity; encouragement to discover their potential by improving self-worth and confidence; work experience - e.g. office and computer work, social media, newsletter/poster design and printing, DIY for the Centre; social events e.g. fundraising coffee mornings; various training courses.

5. Community Signposting - volunteer brokerage and general information provision.

Arts and creative classes
Activities for older people
Arts and creativity
Connecting with others
Healthy lifestyle
Information and advice
Mental health
Services for older people
Support for carers