*We are having a stall at the Croft Fun Day on June 9th (Winston Ave) with a Tombola, Plant stall and ‘Stocks’ where you can throw wet sponges at the Parish Councillors! We would love to see you so why not come and say hello and ask us about what we do.
*A poem by Pete. We helped Pete with transport and he's written us a poem!
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The Croft Good Neighbour scheme provides short term assistance for the residents of Croft through the help of local volunteers, all of whom have been checked by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). The scheme also endeavours to encourage self-help, friendship and neighbourliness within the local community. The scheme is for everyone regardless of age, so if you are in need of help, please get in touch.
How we can Help
- transport (e.g. doctor or hospital appointments);
- household assistance;
- using the Internet;
- occasional dog-walking.
The above list is not exhaustive and if you have something else with which you would like help, please call us.
How the Scheme Works
- Ring the telephone co-ordinator to discuss your needs
07590 246386 Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm.
- The co-ordinator will take your details and then locate a suitable volunteer.
- The co-ordinator will call you back to confirm arrangements and the name of your assigned volunteer
Transport within the village/parish boundary is free. There is a charge for transport outside the Parish boundaries (50p a mile) to cover a volunteer's costs. The zones within which we can offer transport (max. 10 miles) are shown on the Zone Map
Become a Volunteer!
If you would like to enquire about becoming a volunteer member of Croft Good Neighbours, please call the number above, or email us - email@example.com
Croft Good Neighbours Committee
Chair: Diane Wing
Secretary: Deb Summers
Treasurer: Janet Thompson
We would like to acknowledge the support of Blaby District Council and the Leicestershire and Rutland Rural Community Council (RCC) in helping us to set up this project.