Word is that book services need help

Herts Library Service needs people to deliver library books to those who are housebound.
Herts Library Service needs people to deliver library books to those who are housebound.

A BOOKWORM is needed to sort out donated page turners that are distributed for free by a good cause.

The scheme, which is run by the charity Healthy Planet, saves books from being sent to landfill as well as providing a valuable resource to the community.

The right volunteer would also promote the initiative of free books to the public and help to man shops.

Help is needed during weekdays and weekends.

> Make a real difference to people’s quality of life by delivering library books to those who are housebound.

Good communication skills are essential and an interest in books would be helpful.

All volunteer placements with Herts Library Services are subject to the receipt of satisfactory references and CRB checks, the cost of which is covered by the library service.

>An eagle-eyed helper is needed to keep a look-out for unusual donations at a charity bookshop.

The Iain Rennie Hospice at Home requires someone to help the manager sort books, help customers, use the till, ensure stock rotation and assist with administrative duties.

The Tring-based good cause provides around the clock care to terminally-ill patients within their own homes.

Help is needed on weekdays and Saturdays.