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Home Visitor: Newcastle

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Newcastle

Our veteran was called up to the ATS in 1943.  She was trained as an Operator – Wireless and Line (OWL) and served until 1946.  She finds life a little isolating and would really appreciate a volunteer who could visit her at home but also accompany h…

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Home Visitor: Hull

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Hull

Our veteran was in the RAF for 24 years and was a PT and Parachute Instructor for a good deal of this time.  He is a really interesting gentleman with lots of tales to tell and will keep you entertained on your visits.  We would like you to visit wee…

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Home Visitor: Stockton on Tees

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Stockton on Tees

Our veteran complete his National Service with the Durham Light Infantry between 1952 and 1954, followed by part time service until 1958.  During his time in the infantry he was deployed overseas in conflict. This volunteering opportunity will not on…

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Home Visitor: Northampton

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Northampton

With a long family history in the military, our veteran was destined to join the RAF and is full of interesting tales of his service! He then went on to a very different second career as a chef & hotelier, spending time in Italy, San Francisco, N…

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Home Visitor: Chesham, Buckinghamshire

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Chesham, Buckinghamshire

We are looking for a volunteer to visit our Chesham based veteran. Having joined the General Service Corps when he was 18, our veteran transferred through several regiments and served in Normandy Holland and Palestine during World War 2. Now in his 9…

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Home Visitor: Kings Langley, Hertfordshire

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire

We are looking for a friendly and patient volunteer to visit our RAF veteran in Kings Langley. A very sociable woman, our veteran travelled all over the world with the RAF, before returning to the UK and working as a dinner lady, chiropractor and in …

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Home Visitor: Felixstowe, Suffolk

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Felixstowe, Suffolk

We are looking for a friendly female volunteer to visit our RAF veteran based in Felixstowe. Before losing his sight our veteran enjoyed DIY and mechanical challenges, but now in his mid-80s, enjoys listening to audio books. Widowed in 2009 and with …

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Home Visitor: Felixstowe, Suffolk

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Felixstowe, Suffolk

Our WWII Army Captain from Felixstowe is looking for a friendly, female volunteer to help him get out and about in the local area. Our veteran loves gardening but now in his mid-90s, he cannot do so much these days. He still gets out for a walk every…

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Home Visitor: Rugby, Warwickshire

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Rugby, Warwickshire

We are looking for a friendly, male volunteer to visit our veteran in Rugby. Having served in the RAF, our veteran then returned to the UK and played in the Wales Rugby Team! Now in his mid-80s, our veteran is a member of The English Blind Golfing As…

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Home Visitor: Felixstowe, Suffolk

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Felixstowe, Suffolk

We are looking for a volunteer to visit our veteran living in Felixstowe. After joining the RAF in 1942, he trained as an aero engine fitter and was involved in waterproofing vehicles prior to the D-Day landings. Returning back to the UK after his di…

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Gardening Support: Bath, Somerset

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Bath, Somerset

Our Light Infantry veteran is looking for someone to support him in his gardening, a task that has become more challenging with his deteriorating sight. He would love a friendly volunteer who could help him improve his garden and work out the best pl…

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Outings Companion: Camden, North London

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Camden, North London

We are looking for a friendly and patient volunteer to visit our North London veteran. Born in Gujarat, India, our veteran joined the RAF in 1953, serving in Malaysia, Singapore and Wiltshire before being discharged as a Corporal. Now in his late 80s…

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