We’re aware that many of our residents and members of the public will want to help others at this difficult time. We have lots of opportunities to get involved across our communities, and we’d love to work with you to make a difference to those in need.
Who can sign up
We want to hear from everyone who would like to volunteer, particularly if you can help with the following roles:
What happens next
Fill out this form to register your interest. We’ll give you a call to chat through your ideas and discuss options, and we’ll do our best to match you to one of our schemes or teams that are in need of help.
We know there are already lots of different local groups hard at work in our communities, doing their best to reach out during this difficult time.
If you, or someone you know, is helping out in your neighbourhood, we can:
We want to ensure that everyone who volunteers for us feels safe and secure in their role, so we’ll complete a telephone induction (specific to your role), talk to you about available on-line training, and work together on a risk management plan if necessary.
We’ll take your current age and health situation into account during the matching process, and we may also ask for copies of your DBS documents, driving licence and insurance documents, depending on the role you apply for.
We recommend you read this article on how to help safely for starters.
You can contact the Volunteering Team by…
James Smith, Volunteering Manager