Volunteering for young people
What is volunteering?
Volunteering is where you spend time doing something that aims to benefit groups or individuals.
When can I volunteer?
You can volunteer whenever you want – morning, afternoon or evenings depending on what works best for you.
You can also volunteer as little or as much as you like.
Why should I volunteer?
Benefiting the community that you live in is a great reason to volunteer. However, volunteering can also benefit you!
How can volunteering help me?
Well, where do we start?! Volunteering can help you:
¨ Share your skills
¨ Learn new skills
¨ Improve/build up your CV
¨ Meet new people
¨ Improve your self confidence
¨ Improve your community
¨ Test a career
¨ Make good use of your free time
What type of volunteering can I do?
We have hundreds of opportunities and will aim to find you something that relates to a career choice or hobby.
Some of our most popular volunteer areas are:
¨ Computers, Social- Media/websites
¨ Helping the elderly
¨ Helping people with a disability