WiSE (Wetherby in Support of the Elderly) is a registered charity organisation overseen by a Board of Trustees. We are looking for new Trustees to help support the work we do. If you are interested in helping the Wetherby community, the questions and answers below may help you.
What skills/abilities should I have if I want to
become a Trustee?
You will need to be interested in helping to develop the infrastructure of support of older people in Wetherby and the surrounding villages. You might already be a volunteer or have heard about our work from others. Your past or current experiences working in business or the public sector would be highly valued as would any role you have been involved in within a charity sector.
What time commitment is involved?
The Trustees meet once a month to keep an eye on the strategic development of WiSE’s work within the community and. Some of our Trustees also volunteer with WiSE but that is not a requirement if your skills are more those beneficial to WiSE as a Trustee.
How do I find out more?
You might want to talk it through with someone before you express an interest.If so please contact our Chair of Trustees Sarah Goodwin at
Thank you for your interest.