Christmas Card Appeal 2020

??? Can you help bring some Christmas cheer to your local community? ??? For many people, Christmastime can be difficult in the best of years, let alone in 2020. Could you write a Christmas card to someone in need this year? Send it our way by 14th December, and we'll make sure it goes where it's needed ❤
Duration: Time limited
Start date: 13th November 2020
End date: 14th December 2020
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly, Fortnightly, Monthly
Availability:

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this organisation. E.G Monday morning.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Tasks the volunteer will be required to do:

Write Christmas cards for someone at risk of loneliness and social isolation this Christmas. Send them to us at Noah's A.R.T., and we will distribute them to our isolated clients.

Skill and Qualifications Required:

Writing Christmas cards

Areas of Interest: Community, Health and wellbeing, Mental Health, Older people
Opportunity suitable for: 16-17 year olds, Employee Volunteers, Event, From your office, Groups, Home, Indoor, Micro, Older people, People with a visual impairment, People with restricted mobility, School students, Short term commitment, Under 16s, University students, With friends
What activities will the volunteer do? Lending a helping hand, Virtual Volunteering
Skills gained in this role: Creativity, Reading and writing
Home based opportunity? Yes
DBS Check Required: No
Opportunity Accessibility: The volunteering location is not accessible

About the host organisation

Hosted by: Noah's ART
Organisation Profile: Noah’s A.R.T. is a progressive, innovative and therapeutic service developed by an experienced mental health nurse – Sharon Hall. Our goal is to utilise the human-animal bond to increase wellbeing. We have over 4 years experience visiting care homes, learning disability groups & NHS mental health wards with our therapy animals. We work with dogs, cats, rats, mice and rescue rabbits and guinea pigs. As well as our visiting service we run from the Together Centre @ Loxley House every Tuesday & Thursday. Here we provide a safe space to relax, have a cuppa & some cake, be creative doing arts and crafts and take part in fun activities with our animals!