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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
Latest News and Events
Volunteer Centre Hackney hosts quarterly Volunteer Fairs where you can meet lots of local organisations looking for volunteers like you. Our next Volunteer Fair ‘Give to Feel Great’ takes place on Tuesday 10th October 2017 from 5 – 7pm at Hackney Museum. This time around, the Volunteer Fair is focussing on wellbeing, in celebration of World Mental Health […]
Hackney CVS supports hundreds of local voluntary and community organisations to help Hackney’s residents. 2017 marks their 20th anniversary – and the team is searching for volunteers to help celebrate the best of Hackney’s communities. There are lots of ways you can get involved in helping Hackney CVS – whether you have a few hours a […]
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Islington Bereavement Service – Free 2 DAY Training Course at St Joseph’s Hospice For New Volunteers – 28 & 29 Sept
St Joseph’s Hospice Islington Bereavement Service will be running a FREE 2 day training course for new Bereavement Volunteers on Thursday 28 and Friday 29 September at St Joseph’s Hospice, Mare St. London E8 4SA The service offers bereavement support to Islington adults, and is based on a peer support model (not formal counselling). Volunteers must have good listening skills, […]
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 […]