VOLUNTEERS NEEDED IN THE PICTON COMMUNITY
A good range of volunteers are always needed in the Picton community. If you wish to advertise for volunteers here contact the Picton Resource Centre on 03 573 7790 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Envirohub Marlborough needs you. Do you have a few hours of free time each week or fortnight to volunteer? Get in touch and let us know which of these volunteer positions is of interest: Website Wonder, Plant Parent, Groups Wrangler, Hub Host/Hostess, Fundraiser with Flair, Youth & Families Devotee, Handyman/Woman Extraordinaire.
Age Concern Marlborough works to improve the lives of Older People in the community. Volunteers are needed to provide carer relief and home visits, and to help out with occasional gardening and handyman-type jobs.
Telephone: Catherine Donnelly on 03 579 3457
IHC advocates for the rights, inclusion and welfare of all people with intellectual disabilities and supports them to live satisfying lives in the community. Play a big part in the life of a person with an intellectual disability and the work IHC does by joining our One-to-One Friendship or Skills-based Volunteer Programmes.
Telephone: Jane on 027 836 0342
Picton Dawn Chorus
Picton Dawn Chorus is dedicated to eliminating predators from the Picton/Waikawa area. They are looking for support from all the community, with a trap in every fifth section in town and similar spacings in the bush.
Telephone: Telephone Siobain on 021 BIRDS12 (021 247 3712)
Powerhouse Native Nursery
Volunteers are needed to help with the nursery at Picton PowerHouse Trust. Normal hours are Wednesday and Saturday mornings. However, we can fit in with any times suitable for volunteers. Work involves mixing potting mix, potting and
propagating, weeding and watering.
Telephone: Contact Nozz on 03 573 7226
St. John Ambulance Service
St John Picton urgently needs Ambulance Volunteers to help provide emergency Ambulance Services locally. Volunteers work as part of a dedicated team and receive full training, uniform and on-going support.
Telephone: Anne Parker on 03 578 0797
Marlborough Sounds Community Vehicle Trust
Volunteer drivers needed to drive people from Blenheim and surrounding areas to Nelson and back for medical appointments. Full, clean driver’s licence needed.
Telephone: Volunteer Marlborough on 03 577 9388