Committee members North Yorkshire Central Branch

Why we need you

The charity has around 100 branches, all run by volunteers, who provide local support to people affected by autism. Every branch is different and so are the activities they provide – they may run parent support groups, adult social groups, children’s activities, conferences or focus on providing information or campaigning. However, no matter how big or small, all branches are hugely valued by the people in their local area.

What you will be doing

There are several roles on offer depending on your skills and how much time you are willing to offer. You could:

Take responsibility for organising committee meetings and taking notes at committee meetings.
Ensure that the branch is a safe place for children and vulnerable adults and is complying with NAS policies.
Organise branch fundraising activities.
Write a newsletter for the branch members.
Organise group outings and activities for Branch Members.
Help out at group outings and activities.
Be responsible for the campaigning the branch does.
Organise PR for the branch including running a website.
Be responsible for the refreshments at events.
There are lots of ways you could be involved, if you are interested, contact us for more information.

Skills or experience required?:

Skills qualities and experience needed

Dependant on the role chosen.
Supportive of the NAS
Ability to listen and involve others in the group

Frequency of opportunity: Ongoing
Can this opportunity be home based?: Yes
What are the areas of interest?: Admin & office, Children & young people, Fundraising, Health & wellbeing, Marketing & communications, Supporting group, Trustee & committee
Type(s) of cause supported: Disablity, Mental health
Where is the opportunity located?: Across North Yorkshire
Includes out of pocket expenses?: Yes
How many hours per week is this opportunity?: Flexible and variable
You can volunteer for this opportunity at the following times: