Volunteer at the library

Home library service

Royal Voluntary Service volunteers work in partnership with Edinburgh Libraries to provide library services to elderly, housebound or disabled readers

If you have 2 to 3 hours a fortnight to give, contact

0131 220 2194

sarah.forteath@royalvoluntaryservice.org.uk 

between 9.30am and 1.30pm, Monday to Friday.

IT volunteers

IT volunteers support the Get Online service helping mainly elderly beginners find their computing feet.

You need sound computer knowledge, excellent communication skills, patience, sensitivity and a sense of humour.

If you are interested contact

kenneth.sharkey@edinburgh.gov.uk 

Macmillan cancer information and support volunteers

Do you want to give your time to support people affected by cancer? We are looking for caring individuals who have a few hours a week to volunteer supporting people affected by cancer.

We run drop in services in selected libraries across Edinburgh. As days and times vary there will hopefully be something to suit you! 

Full training is given and expenses are payable. To find out more contact 

macmillan.libraries@edinburgh.gov.uk.

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