Here are our requests and exchanges for the start of March, if you can help fulfill any requests or would like to offer a service please get in touch or register your exchange on our website Blair-rattraytimebank.co.u
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.
Still some Jam Jars available if anyone wants them?
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!!
Thank you for being part of your local Time Bank, exchanging our skills, time and talents.
CURRENT REQUESTS AND OFFER
Jam Jars free to a good home.
Anyone able to install 3 roller blinds?
Advice needed on Cutting and Pruning Hedges and Trees. Can you help?
Request for Companionship support and help with some little jobs in the house. Can you help?
Weekly lift to Care Home to visit a family member. Can you help?
A member has plenty Jam Jars if anyone would like them!!
Here are out latest requests and offers; If you could help fulfil any of the following please get in touch with Cat on 07761233418. Exchange your time with others and bank your time.
Can anyone help fit a 3 roller blinds at a members house?
Still looking for a member with some sewing skills to take up a pair of curtains?
Can anyone lend a extra pair of hands to a members on a Sat or Sun to help lay the felt on their Shed during daylight? The member can do the installation but its easier with two people!
If anyone is interested in improving their Maths or numeracy skills get in touch with Cat and she will link you with a member offering their services.
Young Carers in Rattray meet every Tuesday from 5 – 6.30 lead by two workers. They are in need of some adult volunteers to support the group on a regular or ad hoc basis. They are a great bunch of kids who are worth supporting. Any volunteer needs to go through a Disclosure/PVG check which is standard practice when volunteering with kids. Please get in touch with Cat if you are interested 07761233418
Blair, Rattray and District Time Bank Development Worker
Anyone take up a pair of curtains for a member?
Still looking for chess and cribbage players in the area?
Anyone want to give their time to SCYD to help keep the place spick and span? (they have a cleaner its more of a tidy, sort, keep up standards kind of role)
Still looking for DIYers or those happy to do little repair jobs!!
CAN YOU SHARE YOUR TIME AND SKILLS THIS 2019
HERE ARE OUR MOST RECENT REQUESTS
CAN SOMEONE HELP ATTACH A SECURITY LIGHT OUTSIDE A MEMBERS HOUSE?
CAN ANYONE TEACH BASIC KEYBOARD SKILLS? (MUSIC NOT TYPING)
LOOKING FOR CRIBBAGE AND CHESS PLAYERS TO TEACH OR PLAY IN 2019?
GET IN TOUCH WITH CAT ON 07761233418
Our Whist group will be having a Christmas Celebration at the next meeting on the 12th Dec. We will meet 1 hr earlier for a few nibbles and some drinks, and we are hoping to have a little festive music as well. Our Celebration will start at 1pm – 4pm. Hope to see all our regular members and some new faces.
A member is looking for help to remove an internal cupboard shoe rack, too heavy to do themselves. If you can help and have a trailer to take them away this would be appreciated?
There are lots of opportunities to help out and earn credits supporting groups in Blair, whether you can help serve on the Rattray Thursday morning friendship club? assist with Time Bank Whist or Craft Groups? Give your time to the young people of Blair High School?
Thank you to those who have already put their name forward for delivering library books to the housebound and those who have put their name forward for Blairgowrie High School.
We are always needing help to get some of our elderly members to groups and appointments, if you would like to join our Bank of drivers and haven’t spoken to Cat yet about it please get in touch.
After a long weekend, its nice to catch with people, make friends and have a natter. Come and join us we are welcoming, good company and we all have a little bit of a laugh!!! Hope to see you at our first Monday social on the 1st Oct