Volunteering for Hubb
If you would like to volunteer for Hubb and have/had or cared for someone with mental ill health we would like to meet you.
We are totally self supporting and need more volunteers to help us. We want all of our volunteers to be members of Hubb and the membership form is below. However, if you want to volunteer but would not like to become a member contact us and we will see if we can fit you in.
Volunteers need to have access to a computer with Microsoft Office and an email program installed. Communication is largely done via email and telephone apart from the monthly and committee meetings.
Support workers/befriendersHUBB urgently needs support workers/befrienders with experience. Our caseload of people who need support is growing.
Limited training is available ie on the job. Also we need befrienders for our more isolated clients. DBS check would be an advantage otherwise we will carry this out.
Publishing materials designer
To create for Hubb marketing literature, logo, leaflets, business cards, etc. Good design skills sought must have their own software and be able to work from home.
Duties - To research people suitable for presenting talks to members, research for fundraising, other researching as required.
Duties - To write a newsletter giving the monthly news of Hubb, to research mental health in the news, and to create a fun easy to read newsletter with your own ideas.
Duties - To help the secretary, skills needed: email, word, powerpoint, excel, communication skills
We are looking for a trainer who could be respectful and understanding to our members, and provide life skills lessons, this includes helping people with the internet/email/facebook etc.
Drivers with own transport
Duties - To help Hubb with fundraising and escorting more frail members to meetings, 45p per mile expenses met. And to attend events we may go to helping out with the equipment.
Duties - Shopping and cooking of food for the monthly meetings, serving members refreshments on the night, clearing the tables etc.
Any other duties
We are committed to helping people with their experiences and if there are any other roles you would like to do. Contact us and we will see if we can fit you in. For instance, we are always looking for leaflet and poster distributors.
Express an interest here
Volunteer membership form here (print and send)
Volunteer application form
here (print and send)
Download Hubb volunteer policy
Download Hubb guidelines for vounteers
You can post or email membership and volunteer form to the Hubb secretary or bring it along to the next meeting.