COVID-19 outbreak: From 2021-08-09 all areas of Scotland have moved "beyond level 0" in the a strategic framework released on 2021-06-22. Most legal restrictions on our activities have ended and we have increased our minibus capacity to allow for more volunteers without their own transport to come on task.
Please look at the task list page to see the programme and the remaining requirements upon volunteers to help suppress the virus.
Here's a list of all the things to think about if you are leading a day task. If you are leading a residential then you will also need to think about food accommodation and travel arrangements.
Make contact with the client:
Talk to your driver (if you are not driving the minibus):
Before leaving your house make sure that you have remembered:
At the Toolshed:
Meet the volunteers at the pickup point:
Turn volunteers away politely if:
When you arrive:
Unpack the minibus:
Give the tool and safety talk. The length of the talk will depend on whether you can see any new faces who need more explanation and reassurance. Things to think about:
As soon as you have got everyone working busily away, you can start work yourself. However you must never get so involved in what you are doing that you stop checking that:
Check the site to make sure