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SEARCH FOR AN OPPORTUNITY

We have dozens of volunteer roles to fill every month! See our latest roles below. You can also search our full list online to suit your interests and lifestyle.

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MAKE AN APPOINTMENT

Prefer to talk in person? Make an appointment with one of our trained advisors. They’ll help you to find roles that match your interests, skills and availability.

Featured Volunteering Opportunities 

THE REASON WHY FOUNDATION
VOLUNTEER MENTOR

Change lives for the better. Become one of our Life Changer mentors and be part of The RWF Team. You will be providing support for service users to either resettle following a period in custody or helping someone with issues related to their offending.

THE BOILER HOUSE COMMUNITY SPACE CHARITY
COMMUNITY CENTRE RECEPTION

Are you a friendly, approachable and reliable person? This role might be just for you! Will need basic IT skills, and a friendly telephone manner. Basic reading, writing and communication skills required and fluent English speaking. Training will be provided.

MIND  WITH HEART
SOCIAL MEDIA CREATIVE DIRECTOR

You will gain expreience working in as small charity team and enrich your CV. You may be looking to open up opportunities for working in the charity sector. We provide training in tools for emotional health, including mindfulness.

  • If you’re feeling isolated or out on a limb..volunteering is the best way to plug yourself in and recharge. It helped me learn new skills, and sharpen existing ones. I’d highly recommend it
    - VOLUNTEER & HACKNEY RESIDENT

  • I am really enjoying volunteering, as it made me realise what I really would like to do
    - VOLUNTEER & HACKNEY RESIDENT

Why Get Involved?

MEET NEW PEOPLE
Volunteering brings you into contact with new and different people and helps you to understand different ways of thinking and attitudes.

DEVELOP NEW SKILLS
Learn new skills. Start a new hobby. Try out a new career direction. Build on your existing skills and enhance your CV.

GIVE BACK
Your unique skills and life experience can help charities and communities. Even one single hour can make a huge difference.

BUILD CONFIDENCE 
Challenge yourself and boost your self-esteem. Help to improve the lives of others and work within a supportive and caring team.

STAY ACTIVE
Staying active is good for your physical and mental wellbeing. Get more active by volunteering on a local farm or helping out on a community park or garden.

HELP COMMUNITY
Help transform your area into a healthier, cleaner and better place to live. Bring people together and tackle local issues.