Mencap Garden Makeover Volunteer - Saturday 27th July

Mencap Garden Makeover Volunteer - Saturday 27th July

One-off role (set time/location) · 4–8 hrs · by 23 Jul
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom
People with disabilitiesWellbeingCommunity & family
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Summary

We support a lady and a gentleman that would like some help to give their garden a makeover, to create a colourful and vibrant space to enjoy this summer.

Detailed description

Do you have a little “Thyme”? Garden Makeover Project Hemel Hempstead 27th July 10 - 3pm.

Mencap runs and manages homes across the UK for people with a learning disability, many of which have outdoor spaces that need maintaining. These are important spaces for the people we support to get outdoors and interact with nature, and each other.

We support a lady and a gentleman in Hemel Hempstead, and they would like some help to give their garden a makeover, to create a colourful and vibrant space to enjoy this summer.

As one of our volunteers on the day, you would not need to be a garden expert, but we do wish you have a passion for being outdoors and getting your hands dirty.

Some of the tasks you may be involved with on the day

• Fixing Fence panels • Painting fences (colour chosen by the people we support) • Fixing the barbeque area • Painting Planter Boxes • Planting flowers • Creating a sensory area • Jet washing patio

“Thistle” be the best job ever!

About Mencap Mencap is the leading learning disability charity in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. We work with people with a learning disability and their families to challenge prejudice and change laws, and we directly support thousands of people to live their lives as they choose.

We have an ambitious vision for the UK to be the best place in the world for people with a learning disability to live happy and healthy lives.

Volunteering with us is YOUR opportunity to help us achieve this, whilst having the chance to develop your skills, meet new people and join a passionate and dedicated team.

If you have questions about volunteering with Mencap, please don’t hesitate to get in touch!

What we will provide to volunteers

💸 Reimbursement of costs

Getting there

Are you going? 10 spots left. Applications closing in 7 days.
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About Mencap

Mencap is the leading learning disability charity in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. We work with people with a learning disability and their families to challenge prejudice and change laws, and we directly support thousands of people to live their lives as they choose.

We have an ambitious vision for the UK to be the best place in the world for people with a learning disability to live happy and healthy lives.

Volunteering with us is YOUR opportunity to help us achieve this, whilst having the chance to develop your skills, meet new people and join a passionate and dedicated team.