Help call by WRVS

THE WRVS is looking for volunteers to help the elderly maintain their independence.

The charity provides a wide range of support in the Borders and has been working with Scottish Border Council older people’s services to develop volunteer-led social centres in the region.

The WRVS will be opening social centres in Jedburgh, Kelso and Morebattle/Yetholm over the coming months. and is looking for volunteers to help.

The centres offer a welcoming environment, activities, outings and refreshments, including an affordable and healthy two-course lunch.

If you have time to spare and would like to be part of a friendly team then contact WRVS on 01835 864789 or email