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WANT TO VOLUNTEER?
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
Latest News and Events
Meet other volunteering professionals, upskill and access free resources at our quarterly Volunteer Managers Forum. Do you have a question or a specific issue, related to Volunteer Management that you would like support with? Come along for a free 20 minute, 1-2-1 session this December with our volunteering experts. Update: Just two more 1-to-1 advice slots available from […]
Want to give something back this Christmas? There are many ways to volunteer in the run up to Christmas and on the day itself, from helping out at Santa Dashes, making Xmas cards for isolated people, helping out at Xmas Dinners and lunches or if you are time-short you can donate hamper items and presents to […]
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Did you know that 7% of adults in the UK struggle to read? Read Easy UK, a nationwide charity that helps adults learn to read, is trying to change that. Read Easy UK, a national organisation that helps adults to learn to read, is seeking volunteer reading coaches for its new Hackney group. Coaches meet […]
Hackney Playbus Volunteer, Malgorzata’s Story Getting back into employment can be difficult after a long break and Mal felt this difficulty after spending some time on maternity leave. VCH supported Mal into volunteering which helped Mal build her confidence, gain skills and experience all whilst supporting Hackney Playbus to extend its reach of play opportunities […]