Volunteer with us!
We all have something special to offer.
There are many ways to volunteer at Camphill Blair Drummond.
Co-workers (Link through) live and work alongside residents at Camphill Blair Drummond usually for six months or up to one year. Many of our co-workers come from overseas.
There are lots of other ways to volunteer with us to suit your interests, skills and time, from helping residents, to team building, providing practical skills or helping with Fundraising.
What is so special about volunteering at Camphill Blair Drummond?
We have a unique and inclusive ethos with a genuine welcome. Volunteers play an integral role in varied aspects of our lively community and are warmly invited to join us.
What can I offer?
You can share your skills, knowledge, time and friendship. A volunteer’s most valuable contribution is often enthusiasm and commitment. If you have these qualities we would like to hear from you.
How much time do I need to give?
It’s FLEXIBLE! It can be for an hour or a whole day. It can be weekly or monthly or you could just volunteer at events from time to time. Whatever time you are able to give will make a difference to someone here at Camphill Blair Drummond.
Why volunteer with us?
- Be part of a unique and friendly community
- Make new friends
- Learn new skills
- Broaden personal and others’ life experiences
- Share your personal skills
- Make a difference to those around you
- Experience new opportunities
- Gain experience for your CV
- Meet new people and HAVE FUN!
Experiences of volunteering with us…
“I love spending time at Camphill! Everyone is really welcoming and I have gained valuable experience in different aspects of PR. I have told all my friends how wonderful Camphill is and would recommend volunteering here to anyone!” [Kirstin, PR Volunteer]
“I have made new friends as a result of befriending Duncan”
“I am so glad I decided to volunteer for Camphill Blair Drummond. I really enjoy it and look forward to it every week” [Andrea- Volunteer]
“I enjoy going out with my befriender because we do things together we both enjoy”
[Angela – Resident]
“Working so closely with the residents was really inspiring. We genuinely felt we made a difference”
[Lindsay – RBS Team Volunteering]
Co-workers live and work alongside residents at Camphill Blair Drummond usually for six months or up to one year. Many of our co-workers come from overseas. If you are an international volunteer interested in finding out more about becoming a Co-Worker please contact Nigel Munt on 01786 841573 or email:email@example.com
If you are a local and would like to apply to volunteer with us, or to arrange an informal chat or visit, please contact Jocelyn Gleboki on 01786 841573 or e-mail Jocelyn@camphillblairdrummond.org.uk
June 23 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Double Tough MudderGary Smith will be doing not just one, but two Tough Mudders and raising funds for our next project- A Sports and
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Mark and William running the Great Scottish RunOur resident Mark and house leader William are in training to take part In the Great Scottish 10k Run on Sunday 30th
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Volunteer David running the Edinburgh Men’s 10kDavid is a valued Volunteer here at Camphill Blair Drummond. Since 2003 he has been a long term befriender to Graham,
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- “We enjoy sharing our knowledge and expertise in the Garden Workshop and helping the students to develop skills and confidence. It’s great to see the students becoming more independent” Russell Cameron and John Robertson (Garden Workshop Leaders)