What is a volunteer?

A volunteer is someone who gives their time freely and without payment to benefit other people, the community or the environment

Why would you volunteer?

  • For enjoyment
  • To get involved
  • To make new friends
  • To gain skills
  • To get work experience
  • To add to your CV
  • To gain an award or qualification
  • To share your talents
  • To help others 

Who volunteers?

Anyone can offer their time. It can be as little or as much as you can spare.

You may be working, retired, a student, a job-seeker, an ex-offender, someone with a special need or a disability, older; younger…

Volunteers come from all walks of life and all sections of the community.

Everyone can make a difference!