Support For Stroke Club Exercise Group

Stroke Club which helps stroke survivors recover and regain independence, is looking for volunteers for its exercise programme, GENTLE FUN EXERCISE GROUP. As a volunteer, you will be helping some stroke survivor members whilst they carry out the exercises.

The group is led by a class instructor.

Main roles:

  • Stay within arms length of the person assigned you, at all times.
  • Assist and help clients carry out the exercises to the best of their ability

Gentle exercise benefits people who have experienced stroke to improve mobility, balance and confidence.

If you can spare at least an hour each week or fortnightly, and are interested in supporting stroke survivors please fill out the form to apply.


Volunteers must be

  • fit and over 18 years old
  • approachable and be caring & have empathy to people with impaired mobility
  • a good listener
  • have respect for the client's privacy and wishes
  • must be able to provide a reference if asked for
Time commitment:

Thursday (1st and 3rd of the month)
10.30am to 11.30am
Main Hall, Timaru Indoors Bowls Club, Ranui Ave, Timaru.

Getting started:
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.

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