VCH Brings Communities Together to Build a Better Hackney
How To Get Involved
WANT TO VOLUNTEER?
There are hundreds of ways to give your time, covering all interests and activities – one hour once 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.
DO YOU NEED SUPPORT?
We know this is a hard time for many people and you, or someone you know, may need support. Find out how to get help now.
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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
At VCH we are excited to share our newly launched Adult Learning site! Through The Skills Network, individuals will be able to access free interactive and engaging learning content, as well as achieve accredited Level 2 qualifications, all via remote learning. With 46 separate courses at launch, from infection prevention to digital skills, we’ve got […]
‘I’m glad I volunteered. My industry has suffered during lockdown and I may be financially poorer, but I’ve been richer for getting involved.’ This June will see our current Head of Volunteering go on maternity leave. Volunteer Centre Hackney is therefore looking for someone to take on this maternity cover role and continue developing and […]
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News / Updates / Blogs
Looking to volunteer in your community this April? We’ve got a host of great opportunities for you. If you’re looking to get out and about, why not take a look at our Prescription Delivery Volunteer role? Cycling, walking or driving at times that suit you – the perfect role for those who want to have […]
Looking to help out in your community? Organisations across Hackney have got some great volunteering opportunities for you. If you’re interested in working with young people, Transition UK would love to speak to you! Sign up as a Mentoring volunteer and help inspire young people to follow a positive path by building their confidence and […]