It's great you are thinking of volunteering!
There's lots of ways to find something interesting and fullfilling. You might want to meet us, search by causes, interests, activities, organisation/charity, location, your skills. or keyword, We can also help with particular circumstances.
I started my volunteer role at Hidcote on May 8th and I am enjoying it very much. The team there are friendly and supportive and the other volunteers are a great bunch of people! Many thanks for your help
"I have been volunteering since you sorted it out for me, I usually do 2-3 days a week for about 4-5 hours. I absolutely love it. Staff are so friendly and made me feel like one of the team. So thank you so much for your help"
"I love volunteering there. I made quite a lot of friends there, and I found out that I quite enjoy helping around in the café. It’s really fun working there, even though it is quite quiet most weekends." (Volunteer at Soldiers of Gloucestershire Museum)
For a longer article on a volunteer's experiences during her first 6 months of volunteering with CCP's Social Prescribing team, see here
Article from The Guardian about volunteering with Samaritans