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There are hundreds of ways to give your time, covering all interests and activities – one hour once a day or one day a week – whatever works for you.
Over 1,800 people a year sign up to support Hackney charities. Meet great volunteers with skills and experience to help your organisation grow and thrive.
Supported employment, group volunteering, social action projects and mentoring. We can work in partnership to make inspiring ideas happen.
Coming to the Volunteer Centre helped me find opportunities I’ve always wanted. Sparing just a few minutes to pop into the centre will give you what you’re looking for
– VOLUNTEER & HACKNEY RESIDENT
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We are currently looking for enthusiastic and reliable individuals who will be able to support us in delivering our services to volunteers and local charities. Come along and have a chat with one of our friendly advisors on Thursday 15th August from 1.30pm – 4.30pm at our office to find out more about volunteer roles […]
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With the warmer weather it’s the perfect time to dip your toe into volunteering! Not only are there mood-lifting benefits of the sun; it makes you want to get outdoors, socialise and be part of the community. But sharing or developing your skills and interests can be boost your confidence and help to combat isolation. […]
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VCH’s award-winning project Our Place has been successfully supporting Hackney residents on the New Kingshold estate, for the last 3 years, to develop their confidence and expertise to deliver their own activities and projects which help build people’s skills and bring their communities together. With new funding from both the Big Lottery and Hackney Council, […]
The Step Up project aims to support people who have experienced mental ill-health to access volunteering as part of their mental health recovery and personal journey towards employment. Portuia spoke of her interest and passion for the Arts, whilst also outlining the previous experience she had gained in administrative settings, and her desire to build […]