Bringing Volunteers and Charities Together in Gloucestershire


We work with charities and other non-profits to help them recruit the wonderful people who come to us looking for volunteer roles.
 

Brokering over 500 volunteer and charity relationships a year


That's one or more placements most working days - see below for recent successes!  
 
  • 22 Sep 2017: Cheltenham First Stop Admin Volunteer placed at CCP(Caring for Communities and People) More admin roles
  • 22 Sep 2017: 2 Volunteers placed at CCP(Caring for Communities and People) in Appropriate Adult role protecting rights/welfare of Children in custody
  • 21 Sep 2017: Stay & Play Volunteer placed at Family Space See their volunteer needs
  • 20 Sep 2017: Volunteer to support offender re-integration into the community placed at Circles UK Being trained November
  • 20 Sep 2017: Support Worker for Young Homeless Volunteer placed at CCP(Caring for Communities and People)
  • 20 Sep 2017: Volunteer Befriender for a child in care placed at CCP(Caring for Communities and People) - more roles helping children
  • 18 Sep 2017: Tea Room and Kitchen Volunteer placed at Woodchester Mansion -
  • 13 Sep 2017: Clothing Photographer Volunteer placed at Stroud District Kids Stuff - They still need other help in Stroud…
  • 12 Sep 2017: Communications Volunteer placed at Discover DeCrypt - more marketing roles
  • 12 Sep 2017: Volunteer for Light Gardening placed at Friends of Hatherley Park - More needed Cheltenham
  • 11 Sep 2017: Volunteer Receptionist placed at Listening Post - more needed
  • 11 Sep 2017: Volunteer Advocate supporting vulnerable adults through Child Protection cases placed at CCP(Caring for Communities and People) different role!
  • 08 Sep 2017: 2 Volunteer Appropriate Adults placed at CCP(Caring for Communities and People) supporting children in Police custody
  • 07 Sep 2017: Volunteer placed at Woodchester Mansion Tea Room - More catering roles
  • 06 Sep 2017: Fundraising & Events Volunteer placed at Cheltenham Animal Shelter More fundraising roles …
  • 01 Sep 2017: Stay and Play Volunteer placed at Family Space More roles with Children …
  • 01 Sep 2017: Administration Volunteer placed at Citizens Advice Gloucester. Need to recruit volunteers?
  • 31 Aug 2017: Befriending & Activities Volunteer placed at The Orders of St John Care Trust Henlow Court in Dursley. More roles helping older people…
  • 30 Aug 2017: Van Crew Volunteer placed at Vision 21 helping to supply furniture and paint to 1600 low income families per year…
  • 30 Aug 2017: Shop and Tea Room Volunteer placed at Soldiers of Gloucestershire museum Gloucester - more retail roles
  • 24 Aug 2017: Volunteer Local RSPCA Representative placed at RSPCA Cheltenham - more Animal roles
  • 21 Aug 2017: Conservation Worker Volunteer placed at The Conservation Volunteers - more needed
  • 18 Aug 2017: Shop Volunteer placed at Longfield raising funds for hospice care - more retail roles
  • 18 Aug 2017: Volunteer we placed at Girlguiding Coney Hill Gloucester has had to move on due to paid work. Role available again
  • 17 Aug 2017: Volunteer Administrator placed at Citizens Advice Gloucester - more admin roles
  • 17 Aug 2017: Cheltenham Magistrates and Gloucester Crown Court outreach Volunteer placed at Citizens Advice - more needed
  • 16 Aug 2017: Volunteer Beaver Leader placed at UK Scout Association 24th Cheltenham (Leckhampton) Scout Group. More roles with Children
  • 15 Aug 2017: Volunteer placed at Circles UK helping to support offender re-integration into the community - great role-more needed
  • 15 Aug 2017: Communications Volunteer placed at Discover DeCrypt - more roles with them
  • 14 Aug 2017: Volunteer Child Contact Centre Helper placed at Family Space "she has been wonderful. Thank you very much"
  • 10 Aug 2017: Two Volunteer Support Workers for Young Homeless placed at CCP(Caring for Communities and People) but 90% of our placements with other charities
  • 08 Aug 2017: Another Volunteer placed at Soldiers of Gloucestershire helping in the museum tea room - more catering roles
  • 07 Aug 2017: Volunteer Admin Assistant placed at CCP(Caring for Communities and People) Cheltenham First Stop - similar roles
  • 04 Aug 2017: Volunteer Telephone Friend placed at The Silver Line - more needed
  • 03 Aug 2017: Two more Volunteer Mentors for Young People placed at CCP(Caring for Communities and People) Various charities need help with young people
  • 02 Aug 2017: Volunteer placed at Turn2us "trained and is currently awaiting allocation of visits" Read more & apply!
  • 01 Aug 2017: Volunteer photographer/videographer placed at Discover DeCrypt - great regeneration project in Gloucester.
  • 31 Jul 2017: Volunteer Mentor for Young People placed at CCP(Caring for Communities and People) See all Cheltenham roles
  • 27 Jul 2017: Green Space Volunteer placed at The Honeybourne Line Cheltenham doing photo journal too!
  • 27 Jul 2017: Two Drug & Alcohol Advocacy Volunteers placed at CCP(Caring for Communities and People) More roles with CCP
  • 26 Jul 2017: Befriending & Activities Volunteer placed at The Orders of St John Care Trust Stroud. Want to help in your area?
  • 26 Jul 2017: More Volunteer recruitment outcomes just in - 4 more were placed at The Cheltenham Challenge For short-term volunteering see
  • 26 Jul 2017: Another Volunteer placed at CCP(Caring for Communities and People) as Appropriate Adult. More roles working with children
  • 25 Jul 2017: Just heard about a Volunteer placed at The Cheltenham Challenge after contact with us! Next year 18 June 2018 Cheltenham
  • 25 Jul 2017: Volunteer placed at Hope for Tomorrow has been a wonderful help to the charity with in house administration projects Cancer Tetbury chemotherapy
  • 25 Jul 2017: Volunteer placed at Soldiers of Gloucestershire museum Tea Room. Find a role near to you
  • 24 Jul 2017: Volunteer Appropriate Adult placed at CCP(Caring for Communities and People) protecting children's rights in Police custody - more needed
  • 20 Jul 2017: Volunteer for "Light Gardening" placed at Friends of Hatherley Park - more needed
  • 19 Jul 2017: Volunteer driver placed at Community Connexions - more driving roles
  • 17 Jul 2017: Volunteer gardener placed at Longfield hospice Minchinhampton Stroud More gardening roles

There are many ways to find volunteer opportunities through us:
 

Meet us: Talk to us about what you want to do



We meet people in both Cheltenham and Gloucester. We start by understanding why you are looking to volunteer. From that we suggest opportunities for you to consider. If you want, we'll try and put you on the phone to a suitable charity there and then. We know that many people prefer to give it more thought so we give you the details to take away. To book a meeting, please contact us.

Important note for professionals thinking of making a referral  - please see here
 

Search by Causes, Interests and Activities



If you know roughly what sort of volunteering you'd enjoy, this website has several tools to link you in to a great role. Just below here you'll find our unique system that lets you say what you care about, what you want to do,, etc. and leads you to possibilities.


Search Google-style



We've also teamed up with Google to create a special search engine focussing on Gloucestershire volunteering opportunities. Try telling it what you're interested in, your skills or where you live...
 

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Search by charity/organisation name

 
If you already know which charity you'd like to volunteer with, use this link to see what they need help with
 
 

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Volunteering is for everyone who wants it!




We work with charities and community groups to make volunteering available to as many people as possible. Here's some more detail:
 

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Want to help a one-off event or project?



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Events/projects announced in earlier newsletters

 
08 Oct 17 - Help a Food Festival at Crickley Hill
08 Oct 17 - Memory Walk Volunteers needed
26 Oct 17 - Help NSPCC raise funds at Gloucester Tesco
28 Oct 17 - Science/Technology/Engineering/Maths/Arts Festival - Gloucester Library
25 Dec 17 Christmas/New Year
 
 
 
 
 
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