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Syston Volunteer Centre 

Location: UK » East Midlands » LE

Charity. Befriending, shopping, wheelchair hire.Local authority funding cut: £5,803. Details: Received £5,803 in 2010/11; no funding in 2011/12.

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My mother has Parkinson’s Disease and depends on this marvellous charity

My widowed mother is housebound, lives alone and suffers from Parkinson’s Disease.Without the help of the Syston Volunteer drivers,she will find it very difficult to attend hospital and Gp appointments, or go to the opticians. In the past she has called upon them to collect a new prescription, or run an urgent errand They have always been very obliging and helpful.They have also arranged social outings and shopping trips for the elderly in…

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Posted by: lesley at 7:03pm on 29 November 2011

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