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Opening of bike sheds at Coniston Primary school

Volunteer opportunities

Our activities service relies on volunteer support. We’re always keen to hear from people who want to make a difference to other people’s lives by volunteering. You can find a list of roles, frequently asked questions and an application form in the links bar on the right.

Get in touch if you...

  • Have a skill to share and would be comfortable teaching a group
  • Want to relive loneliness by befriending people and going with them to activities
  • Are a good organiser who likes to co-ordinate events

In return you will...

  • Learn new skills
  • Get involved in the community
  • Improve other people’s quality of life
  • Have fun
  • Make new friends
  • Improve your CV
  • Gain valuable work experience

Choose from a variety of roles including...

  • Helping people with arts and crafts   
  • Teaching people to sing and dance
  • Showing people how to get online and search the web
  • Running a quiz or calling for bingo
  • Co-ordinating a club or holding a coffee morning
  • Designing posters
  • Administration and finance 
  • Event co-ordination


Call us on 0300 123 2222, or email




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