August Exchange Requests

Baking Help

Would anyone be able to give some baking lessons to a new member? Maybe a couple of hours a month.

Lift from Coupar Angus

One of our Men’s Monday Social Members needs a lift fortnightly to our group for a short period ( 1 month) while we await our transport funding. If this is something you can help with please get in touch with our Development Worker Cat on 07761233418

If you would like to make an exchange request you can get in touch via the email bandrtimebank@gmail.com or on the TimeBank mobile 07761233418

Monday Social for Men

We meet fortnightly at Jessie Street from 5.30 – 7.30 for a chat, some pool, bit of gaming and some friendly company. All guys are welcome from the surrounding area and we encourage you to bring a mate. If you need anymore info you can call Cat on 07761233418.

Whats on June and July

(Please note no Drop Ins July as Cat is on Holiday!!!!)

Thurs 20th June – Crafty Folk at SCYD 2 – 4pm

Fri 21st June 11 – 12.30 Dementia Friends Training at BRDT 1 -3 Wellmeadow Place

Monday 24th June – Monday Social at Nest 1 – 3pm

Fri 28th June – Coupar Angus Drop In at the Medical Centre (tbc)

Wed 10th July – Whist and Games Group at Lifeplus Centre, William St 2 – 4pm

Thurs 18th July – Crafty Folk at SCYD 2 – 4pm

 

Friendship Requests

We have had some requests recently for some telephone companionship or a home visit with some of our more elderly members. If this is something you would like to give your time to ( fortnightly or monthly) please get in touch with Cat our Development Worker by phone 07761233418 or email bandrtimebank@gmail.com

What’s On in May

Mon 6th May – TimeBank Talk at the Macular Society

Wed 8th May – WHIST Group 2 – 4pm Lifeplus Church

Fri 10th May – TimeBank DROP IN SCYD Cafe 10 – 12pm

Thurs 16th May – CRAFTY folk at SCYD Cafe 2 – 4pm

Sat 25th May – Time Bank are at The COMMUNITY MARKET

Mon 27th May – MONDAY SOCIAL at Nest, Reform St, 1 – 3pm

 

You can find Cat Mackay, our Development Worker at Nest, Reform Street every Monday from the 13th May 10 – 1pm. Drop In to help with Newsletters, Letter Drops or to organise an exchange.

May Requests for Help

Can you Help?

 

A member in Coupar Angus needs a lightbulb changed in a high ceiling. Can you assist Cat?

 

A regular lift is required to Blairgowrie Hospital on a Wednesday for 4 weeks for a member needing Physio. Can you help?

 

Can anyone take a few things to the skip for a member, nothing too big so a car would be suitable? Please speak to Cat on the Mobile 07761233418

 

Mount Blair have the Howes Charity Shop next week. If you can volunteer any hours to help please get in touch with Colin Reed 07557770475

 

Grant at the Cycling Hub in Coupar Angus is still needing volunteers for the Belles and Buns on Sunday 5th May, either your time to help or some home baking for the ladies.

 

Requests 8th April

If anyone one enjoys taking minutes and has those skills to share please get in touch with Sandy Thomson of the Blairgowrie and Rattray Community Football Club via Cat. They are having bi-monthly meetings to develop the new 3G facility at Davie Park and need your help.

Would any piano players like to get involved with Blairgowrie High School’s production of Grease, with a  performance in June? Get in  touch with Cat to register your interest.

A member is hoping for someone to help them sort through paperwork and help her streamline a little in the house. Could you give a couple of hours a month?

Izzy (Cats Daughter) is looking for thin hoodies or jumpers (not wool) so she can create bags out of them for her next charity stall, if you have any to donate please get in touch. If any one can help provide lifts for Sunday Tea Parties which are held the 3rd Sunday each month from 2 – 4pm  please get in touch with Kim McBain, the local area Social Prescriber on 01250 871934. Guests are picked up and dropped off for 2pm and the Drivers are very welcome to stay and take part.

Can you provide some companionship and assistance in the house to someone who doesn’t get out much? Get in touch with Cat if you would like to be linked up with other members to share a cup and a blether.

Offers

A member can do sewing repairs and fixes for your clothes! repair and reuse instead of chucking out that buttonless cardigan, coat or jeans. Get in touch with Cat to set up an exchange! Volunteer at Coupar Angus Community Garden from Wednesday 20th March and bank some community hours for Time Bank. Everyone is very welcome from 5.30 onwards at Bogside Rd, Coupar Angus. They are also looking for old Wool jumpers to felt!!

To fulfil a requests or to offer your services please get in touch with Cat, Time Bank Development Worker on  07761233418 or bandrtimebank@gmail.com