Sheila's Story November, 2021

Interview with Sheila Warrander, volunteer and supporter By Helen Inglis   Sheila first heard about Alabaré in 1998 when she and her husband had just moved to Salisbury. At his first Rotary meeting, he heard a speaker from Alabaré, who appealed for volunteers who would sleepover at the old Damascus House. When he got home, Sheila discovered that he had volunteered her to help... Read more

Spare time? Alabaré needs volunteers! August, 2021

Do you have extra time on your hands and looking for something new to do? At Alabaré we have various volunteer roles available across all our services. Perhaps you could help at one of our houses where we care for the homeless or look after adults with learning disabilities. You may be able to teach how to cook nutritious food. Do you like art? An afternoon painting with the clients can ... Read more

International Volunteers Day December, 2020

Last weekend the UN General Assembly celebrated International Volunteer Day which is held every year on 5 December. It’s seen as a unique chance for volunteers and organisations to celebrate their efforts, to share their values, and to promote their work among their communities.  As the Covid pandemic has raged across the world, volunteers have been at the forefront of healthcare and... Read more

Dental charity visit Unity House January, 2019

Service users from our Supported Housing North scheme - Unity House, were able to receive free dental treatment after a visit from the dental charity, Dentaid.  Volunteers from Dentaid provided check-ups as well as pain-relieving treatments for a total of nine residents. The Dentaid volunteers offered each patient screenings, a scale and polish and, where necessary, gave fillings and extra... Read more

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