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Started on Tuesday 21st February 2017, 277 days ago

We are looking for someone with an eye for images and an ability to edit footage/photographs they take and use them to create great social media and marketing content
You will attend events at Richard House and other locations throughout London shooting footage and snapping photos
You will also film segments with our children and families within the hospice.
Attend Richard … more details

You must be over 18 years old You need an induction You must be under 0years old Accessible Expenses Paid

Started on Monday 8th May 2017, 201 days ago

This is an excellent opportunity for someone to gain experience in a volunteer role working for a social enterprise.
The role requires someone who can contact and meet people in the community who have benefited from Money a+e services. They will collect data and information from them which can be evaluated and form a report that demonstrates our direct and indirect social … more details

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Started on Wednesday 19th July 2017, 129 days ago

The Ealing Older Short-Term: Hospital Discharge Service is an exciting new initiative funded by the Department of Health. The service aims to prevent people who are homeless on admission to hospital from being homeless on discharge. It supports people to sustain secure accommodation and improve their health with a view to preventing further admissions. Service users may … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

Started on Wednesday 19th July 2017, 129 days ago

The Project
Dame Gertrude Young House (DGYH) is a hostel for single, homeless men, owned by the London Borough of Ealing and managed by Hestia Housing & Support. DGYH is a male only hostel with 23 service users. Service users are likely to be:

• Rough sleepers or former rough sleepers
• Offenders or ex-offenders
• People with substance misuse issues
• People with … more details

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Started on Thursday 3rd August 2017, 114 days ago

Here at Richard House we organise regular family day events as well as parent and sibling groups. These activities are designed to provide fun and relaxation for families, allowing the children and families tie opportunity to meet others in similar situations. We need your help to ensure these days are successful.

Offer support at family days, setting up rooms, greeting and … more details

You must be over 18 years old You need an induction Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

Started on Sunday 6th August 2017, 111 days ago

FareShare London redistributes surplus food to charities and community groups across the capital, who turn it into meals for vulnerable people. We operate a warehouse in Deptford, South East London, where we sort and store surplus food and then deliver it on our vans to our member charities and community groups across London.

This role is an important cog in the work of … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

Started on Wednesday 9th August 2017, 108 days ago

Richard House Children's Hospice are currently looking for a Community & Events Fundraising Volunteer to support the Community & Events Team to ensure that fundraising targets are met

The ideal candidate will conduct research into events and community groups that we could work with.
Calling local organisations in order to update records on the fundraising database, … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

Started on Wednesday 6th September 2017, 80 days ago

Every week we host an after school for children aged 4-11. This small group provides a safe space for the children in our community, many of whom face challenges in their lives. Each week we run a new art or craft projects, play games, bake or cook food. The children learn, play and grow together in this supportive environment.

You will be involved in planning, preparing … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

Started on Tuesday 19th September 2017, 67 days ago

You will be assisting the General Secretary in virtual duties. Data update and maintenance. Communications with external and internal bodies, stakeholders and members delegates.

The Constitution section 6,sub section 50 states that you support or perform all such duties incidental to the office of and in the absence of the General Secretary.
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Started on Monday 2nd October 2017, 54 days ago

Communication Experts needed

Are you looking for a volunteer role? Are you experienced in Journalism, PR or Communication?

Our teams develop new campaigns all the time to people to prevent and tackle health issues. We need people who can communicate who we are and what we do to the community.

If you are studying and want to gain valuable work experience or already … more details

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Started on Wednesday 1st November 2017, 24 days ago

This role involves befriending an adult who is living in a Centra supported housing scheme and empowering them to develop greater independence enabling them to lead a more fulfilling life. Client Groups: Older People, Learning Disabilities, Mental Health.
- Building an empathetic and person-centred relationship with a service user who may be socially isolated or lack … more details

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Starts on Wednesday 27th December 2017 in 32 days

We are currently looking for lots of energetic and enthusiastic volunteers, to join us on our fantastic fun filled Xmas Social Development Project.

On the project you will be paired with one of our members with a learning disability, where you will support and encourage them in taking part in a wide range of activities led by professional therapists and workshop leaders. … more details

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Started on Wednesday 1st June 2016, 542 days ago

Most people find that becoming a Samaritan changes the way they see themselves and the world they live in. Emotional support is provided to many people from varied backgrounds. Many UEL students find this a highly rewarding experience which is beneficial to their careers, particularly students of psychology, sociology, health, counselling and those who will deal with … more details

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Started on Tuesday 14th June 2016, 529 days ago

Sense is a national charity that supports people who are deafblind, have sensory impairments or complex needs, to enjoy more independent lives.

Why not treat your specialist skills to a breath of fresh air! With your ability to support people with complex needs, including autism, you will discover that supporting a child or young person on the Tower Hamlets Buddy Scheme a … more details

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Started on Monday 5th September 2016, 446 days ago

As a Chance UK mentor, you have the potential to change a child’s life.

Chance UK provides mentors for children with behavioural difficulties in the London boroughs of Islington, Westminster and Lambeth. Children are aged between 5 and 11 years old. As a mentor, you will be matched with a child and will spend two to four hours a week for one year meeting with them and … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

Started on Thursday 22nd September 2016, 429 days ago

Main tasks, skills and responsibilities:
- Possess strong organizational skills with a keen attention to detail.
- Ability to communicate clearly and concisely with diverse audiences
- Strong numeracy and accounting skills are desirable
- Excellent communication and presentation skills are essential.
- Excellent administrative skills and IT skills in office and field … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

Started on Monday 3rd October 2016, 418 days ago

You will work with our communications team. Specifically you will:
Work with the communications and engagement team to update and produce materials.
Come up with new ideas for communicating with key audiences and present your ideas to colleagues.
Meet with members of staff to discuss their design requirements.
Work to design briefs within the constraints of time and brand … more details

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Started on Monday 3rd October 2016, 418 days ago

FareShare London redistributes surplus food to charities and community groups across the capital, who turn it into meals for vulnerable people. We operate a warehouse in Deptford, South East London, where we sort and store surplus food and then deliver it on our vans to our member charities and community groups across London.

This role is vital to the work of FareShare, … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

Started on Monday 3rd October 2016, 418 days ago

FareShare London redistributes surplus food to charities and community groups across the capital, who turn it into meals for vulnerable people. We operate a warehouse in Deptford, South East London, where we sort and store surplus food and then deliver it on our vans to our member charities and community groups across London.

This role is vital to the work of FareShare, … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

Started on Monday 3rd October 2016, 418 days ago

FareShare London redistributes surplus food to charities and community groups across the capital, who turn it into meals for vulnerable people. We operate a warehouse in Deptford, South East London, where we sort and store surplus food and then deliver it on our vans to our member charities and community groups across London.

This role is an important cog in FareShare’s … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

Started on Monday 3rd October 2016, 418 days ago

FareShare London redistributes surplus food to charities and community groups across the capital, who turn it into meals for vulnerable people. We operate a warehouse in Deptford, South East London, where we sort and store surplus food and then deliver it on our vans to our member charities and community groups across London.

This role is an important cog in FareShare’s … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

Started on Tuesday 4th October 2016, 417 days ago

At Sycamore Trust, we aim to educate the community and empower individuals affected by Autistic Spectrum Disorders or Learning Difficulties.

We have many rewarding Volunteering opportunities such as our Youth Clubs for members aged 8 -18 and our Social clubs for members aged 18+. Volunteers are needed to offer support to our members to carry out various fun activities such … more details

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Started on Monday 10th October 2016, 411 days ago

London covers 620 square miles and is home to millions of people speaking over 300 different languages. In this most vibrant and complex of cities, this presents an ever-evolving challenge for the Met when fighting to reduce crime - and the fear of crime.

Forging close relationships, building trust and understanding the issues within London’s different communities all form … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

Started on Monday 31st October 2016, 390 days ago

We are looking for Eye Clinic Support Service volunteers to provide emotional and practical support for patients attending the clinics at Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust satellite sites who have recently been diagnosed with a visual impairmentor are receiving treatment.
Key Tasks:
•To offer a listening ear
•To occasionally accompany patients to their hospital … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

Started on Tuesday 1st November 2016, 389 days ago

We are a group of teachers and social entrepreneurs working to develop core literacy skills and creative ability in young people in our target area of Hackney, by giving young people one to one attention in an unconventional learning environment. The Young Pirates come to our ship of adventures because their teachers believe they could do with some extra support.

We are … more details

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Started on Friday 11th November 2016, 379 days ago

We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers who are willing to befriend a child, young person or adult with autism, helping them with their social skills, communication and socialising outside their home environment.

You will be able to use your transferable skills to support, encourage and nurture a relationship with the family and their child or adult with autism.

You … more details

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Started on Wednesday 23rd November 2016, 367 days ago

We have many fundraising events throughout the year both at the hospice and in the local area. Helping out could be assisting at one of these events, helping us with the event administration or attending an event to say a few words on behalf of Haven House.

Assisting at events: Roles can vary for each event but can include marshals, registration, catering, networking, … more details

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Started on Wednesday 23rd November 2016, 367 days ago

Our retail shop plays a vital role in raising funds and awareness for our cause. As a shop volunteer you are among the most visible faces of the charity and contribute hugely to how the public perceive us and the work we do. We have four retail shops in the area and these are based in Epping, Romford, Chingford Mount and Leytonstone. We have consciously cultivated a … more details

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Started on Wednesday 30th November 2016, 360 days ago

Code Club volunteers go to a local community venue - such as a school, library or community centre - for one hour per week and help children aged 9 - 11 learn to make games, animations and websites, using the Code Club resources.

The basics:

- 12 weeks minimum commitment
- One hour per week at a community venue (usually after-school, around 3.30pm)
- Around 15 children … more details

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Started on Thursday 1st December 2016, 359 days ago

Befrienders spend time with the patients, both providing companionship and supporting their rehabilitation by:
•Talking to the patients and providing companionship, which helps combat social isolation and mental health problems
•Playing games together e.g. dominoes, card games, bingo – helping them have fun which can seem in short supply when in hospital
•Helping patients … more details

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Started on Sunday 1st January 2017, 328 days ago

HP-MOS is looking for an IT person with Knowledge of Website design to be responsible for creating design solutions that have a high visual impact. The role involves listening and understanding the Organisation's needs before making design decisions.
The role involves designs with a huge variety of products and activities, such as websites, advertising, books, magazines, … more details

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Started on Sunday 1st January 2017, 328 days ago

Please note that this role is specifically for RESEARCH work and NOT Clinical experience. Please do not apply if you are looking for clinical experience. Students must have Psychology or Health Psychology background to apply for this role (we are not accepting applications from Psycho-social studies).

The psychology volunteer research assistant role requires that you work … more details

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Started on Monday 23rd January 2017, 306 days ago

The role of After-School Club Kitchen Assistant Volunteer involves supporting the team to prepare simple afternoon meals for the children at 'Little Manor'.

Little Manor Play Project is our core out-of-school programme, where children attending our breakfast, after school and holiday sessions participate in a wide range of fun and stimulating activities. These activities … more details

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Started on Monday 23rd January 2017, 306 days ago

We’re looking for people who can be the face of the charity in our communities. We encourage you to join us as an events volunteer where you’ll play a vital role in raising awareness about our work. Your role will be to help us with fundraising activities and community events, representing Aston-Mansfield in the local area, helping to engage people with our work building … more details

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Started on Monday 23rd January 2017, 306 days ago

The After-School Club Pick-Up Volunteer role involves supporting the team to pick up Children from the local school and settle them once they arrive at 'Little Manor'.

Little Manor Play Project is our core out-of-school programme, where children attending our breakfast, after school and holiday sessions participate in a wide range of fun and stimulating activities. These … more details

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Started on Tuesday 24th January 2017, 305 days ago

The Bridge Renewal Trust is currently looking for volunteers to be part of the Home from Hospital Service team to provide practical and emotional support to older people who are about to be or have recently been discharged from hospital for a period of up to 4 weeks. This will include visiting clients in their own home.

We work closely with the hospital discharge teams, … more details

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Started on Wednesday 1st February 2017, 297 days ago

Behind Every Kick (BEK) is an innovative project running across London and in Hertfordshire. Using the power of sport, BEK will engage an U16 sports participants that are currently members of a team, or sports club both on and off the pitch. The Teams/clubs involved in the project train weekly and compete competitively at a local level. Off the pitch, Lane 4 – who work with … more details

You must be over 21 years old You need an induction Applicants will be shortlisted

Started on Wednesday 1st February 2017, 297 days ago

You can you make a difference….

You can help us reach out to more individuals who really need our support. You can be a part of reducing the devastation that isolation and stress can cause. Through developing hope, resilience and confidence you can help our members reach their full potential and live happy and healthy lives.

About the role…

We want people living with … more details

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Started on Saturday 4th February 2017, 294 days ago

As part of the Sport England funded East Ham Active project, BDCA run a programme of free sports activities on Flanders Playing Field to encourage more local people get active and connected. The team are looking for sporty, community-minded volunteers to fulfil the following role :

Voluntary role name: Saturday Morning Sports Volunteer
Activity: Walking Football
Venue: … more details

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Started on Monday 6th February 2017, 292 days ago

Do you love cooking and community in equal measures? Come and improve your catering skills in a busy, vibrant kitchen environment. Our social enterprise cafe is a "haven from loneliness" for many of our customers and we rely on volunteers to help us keep it open. more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

Started on Monday 6th February 2017, 292 days ago

Local charity BDCA provide a high quality but low cost childcare service for primary school aged children on weekdays during term time. If you have a passion for working with children and want to help us provide an affordable childcare solution for local working parents then get in touch! Please note that this role requires applicants to complete a DBS check. Bonny Downs will … more details

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Started on Tuesday 7th February 2017, 291 days ago

BDCA run a range of poverty response services for local people in crisis, including a foodbank and day centre for homeless adults. During these sessions we provide free nutritious meals to those who are struggling to afford food. As we are a charity, we rely upon donations of free food from local businesses to make this happen. We currently partner with Greggs (East Ham … more details

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Started on Wednesday 8th February 2017, 290 days ago

Our volunteers are always there for young people when they feel they have nowhere else to turn.

Our helpline is open seven days a week from 11am-11pm. If you become a helpline volunteer you’ll receive full training and all out of pocket travel expenses will be paid.

Our volunteering community is mostly based in London and helps young people in need via phone, email and … more details

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Started on Thursday 9th February 2017, 289 days ago

Local charities BDCA, NEWway Project and Skills Enterprise have joined forces to provide a year round day centre for local adults who are at risk of becoming homeless. One of the many services we provide as part of the 'Purpose and Belonging Project' is a job search support session where volunteers help people learn how to search for employment opportunities online. Many of … more details

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Started on Saturday 11th February 2017, 287 days ago

Are you enthusiastic and looking to make a real difference to people affected by crime?

For many people, our national phone line VS Supportline, is often the first port of call for those who desperately need support and have taken the brave steps to speak out about a crime. It currently does not have the funds to run 24 hours a week, which means we cannot answer all of the … more details

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Started on Saturday 11th February 2017, 287 days ago

We are looking for committed volunteers to work alongside our Community Sports Coach to support the running of our Saturday Soccer School for local boys and girls of all abilities aged 4-14 years. Our vision is to create and sustain an outstanding community football club with an environment where everyone is valued, and where footballing progress is the natural outcome of … more details

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Started on Tuesday 21st February 2017, 277 days ago

Residential Befriending provides companionship for vulnerable people living in our resources. Residential Befriending also gives the chance to the volunteer to develop a new relationship with the residents and , for our befrienders to hear about many of our residents past memories as well as their achievements throughout their life. Having Residential Befrienders in our … more details

You must be over 18 years old

Started on Monday 27th February 2017, 271 days ago

This internship will be based within the Volunteer Team. The Volunteer Team manage a diverse group of 100+ volunteers and interns and also run the day to day Front of House aspects of Handel & Hendrix in London, ensuring that a consistently excellent level of visitor service is delivered. Our Oral History project is a new venture, led by the Volunteer Supervisor, and aims … more details

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Started on Monday 27th February 2017, 271 days ago

Muslim Aid’s Volunteers department is looking for an individual that is passionate about being creative and innovative through blogging or writing. We would like this individual to help share our volunteer stories and achievements during various campaigns. This is a great opportunity to give practical experience on blogging/writing and PR.

The main tasks include:
•Writing … more details

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Started on Thursday 2nd March 2017, 268 days ago

We have opportunities to volunteer in Hackney, Tower Hamlets and Newham

If you would like to gain experience in working directly with the public, then this is a great opportunity to learn customer service skills. Clients are welcomed into the bureau by our reception staff, are given assisted information or allocated to Advisers if they have a pre-booked … more details

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Started on Monday 13th March 2017, 257 days ago

Do you have around half an hour per week to spare to make a phone call to an older person who is feeling lonely?

People look forward to receiving telephone calls from Independent Age friendship volunteers. It is a mood booster and helps people feel more connected and less lonely. If you are a good listener and enjoy a chat, this is a great volunteering opportunity.

If … more details

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Started on Monday 13th March 2017, 257 days ago

Our partner charity West Silvertown Foundation provides a popular twice-weekly youth club for local young people in the Britannia Village area of the Royal Docks. The free drop-in sessions are attended by an average of 50 young people including many who are at risk of offending or come from difficult home environments. Our qualified Youth Worker Steve and a team of volunteers … more details

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Started on Saturday 18th March 2017, 252 days ago

We are looking for enthusiastic and energetic ad-hoc volunteers who can offer us between 2 and 12 hours a month to support leisure activities across London for children and young people aged 7-16 years old affected by Sickle Cell. Activities are normally on Saturdays and during school holidays.

Activities are wide ranging and could include helping at a pizza making … more details

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Started on Thursday 20th April 2017, 219 days ago

Circles South East recruits, trains ands supervises volunteers to work in the community with people who have committed sexual offences. We are currently recruiting volunteers for our Big Lottery funded London project. Volunteers form a group, or ''''circle'''' around the offender, or ''''core member''''. Volunteers meet weekly with the core member in groups of 4. The aim is to … more details

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Started on Wednesday 26th April 2017, 213 days ago

We are looking for volunteers to help older or disabled adults acquire basic digital skills needed in life in the digital age. You don't have to be an IT expert, all we ask you for is to have basic knowledge of tablets or computers. Your role will be to spend time in our centre supervising a small group of people while they are using computers or tablets and help them whenever … more details

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Started on Wednesday 26th April 2017, 213 days ago

We are looking for volunteers to provide front-of-house reception cover during agreed opening times enabling older peopleor their carers to ‘drop-in’ for information for home and care services, information, advice and advocacy

Volunteers would retrieve messages from voice mail and ensure they are passed onto relevant staff member, Answer telephone calls putting the call … more details

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Started on Sunday 21st May 2017, 188 days ago

Calling volunteers with experience in behaviour management to become a buddy for young people with complex needs in Tower Hamlets.

Be a volunteer buddy for a young person with complex needs in Tower Hamlets and help open their world. This new and exciting service is working to increase opportunities for activities and friendship for young people with complex needs. … more details

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Started on Thursday 25th May 2017, 184 days ago

Are you interested in front-line experience within an community setting ? We are looking for volunteers to help support the facilitation of our weekly history club.

Supervision will be provided to support you within your role.

The assistant will be responsible for running the session but will work with the volunteers to develop their skills and abilities to provide one … more details

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Started on Friday 2nd June 2017, 176 days ago

This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in becoming an Career Adviser, Career Consultant or Learning and Development Officer. The aim is to support and assist the facilitation of the Career Progression Hub within RDLAC, by providing engaging and interactive careers advice and guidance sessions. Furthermore, a chance to design and facilitate employability workshops, … more details

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Started on Thursday 8th June 2017, 170 days ago

We are looking for volunteers to support with Primary and Secondary School visits on an ad-hoc basis. You will be responsible for welcoming groups to the building, indicating where facilities can be found and supervising the groups. If you were interested, you could also contribute to the school sessions at the House by giving a brief introduction. You will be supported by the … more details

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Started on Thursday 8th June 2017, 170 days ago

We are looking for volunteers to research the history of Lauderdale House and develop resources for educational groups. You will be responsible for highlighting images, documents and other records which can be used in educational resources or family tours.

Responsibilities and tasks will include:
•Researching the history of Lauderdale House
•Sharing your researching with … more details

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Started on Thursday 8th June 2017, 170 days ago

We are looking for volunteers to market the learning activities that take place at Lauderdale House. You will be responsible for maintaining up to date contacts for local schools and community groups, as well as assisting the Heritage Education Officer or the Marketing Manager with the design of marketing materials for educational activities.

Responsibilities and tasks will … more details

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Started on Thursday 8th June 2017, 170 days ago

We are looking for volunteers to engage with our visitors in our galleries. We have a changing programme of exciting contemporary art exhibitions and regular classes, as well as one off events and parties. We are looking for friendly volunteers to welcome our visitors to the House and someone who enjoys meeting new people. Other tasks include answering inquiries and the … more details

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Started on Friday 30th June 2017, 148 days ago

Redbridge Dementia Befriending Service aims to improve the quality of life of people with dementia both in the community and those in a long term care setting (such as residential or nursing care). We would visit someone on a regular basis to provide befriending and encouragement for social activity, as well as help people to maintain some of their prior interests.

We aim … more details

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Started on Saturday 1st July 2017, 147 days ago

Future Frontiers is an award-winning social enterprise providing one-to-one career coaching for pupils from low-income backgrounds. Coaches are paired with two pupils and volunteer for 10 hours– 3 hours per week for 10 weeks.

Coaches help their pupils discover their interests and aspirations, enabling pupils to explore careers that excite them. This has a high impact on … more details

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Started on Wednesday 19th July 2017, 129 days ago

About the Recovery Café at Garrett Lane
This service provides a place of safety to adults in South London who are experiencing or feel that they are at risk of experiencing a mental health crisis. The service will be provided in the evenings and at weekends and bank holidays to support individuals to reduce immediate crises and to plan to avoid future crisis responses by … more details

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Started on Thursday 3rd August 2017, 114 days ago

Volunteers will be running chess groups for children in a primary school setting.

This opportunity is based in primary schools in the following locations: Hoxton, London Fields, Clapton, Whitechapel, Brondesbury and Battersea. Volunteering at UP is a chance to make a real, meaningful difference to the lives of disadvantaged and vulnerable children in London. This … more details

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Started on Friday 4th August 2017, 113 days ago

FareShare London redistributes surplus food to charities and community groups across the capital, who turn it into meals for vulnerable people. We operate a warehouse in Deptford, South East London, where we sort and store surplus food and then deliver it on our vans to our member charities and community groups across London.

This role is an important cog in the work of … more details

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Started on Tuesday 15th August 2017, 102 days ago

At Victim Support Hackney and City of London we are in need of volunteers to provide emotional and practical support to people affected by crime, as well as supporting our office teams with project work, administration, and or fund-raising. Our roles are varied and you can get involved in a number of ways depending on your interests. Duties include:

Contacting people who … more details

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Started on Friday 1st September 2017, 85 days ago

Becoming a Beanstalk trained reading helper is a great way to make a difference to a child’s life and enjoy a rewarding volunteering experience.

We work in schools across the country which gives you the opportunity to volunteer in a location that is convenient for you.

How it works:

Your placement will be in a school within 5 miles of your home or work.
You'll … more details

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Started on Friday 1st September 2017, 85 days ago

Can you help us inspire the next generation of coders?

Code Club is a nationwide network of volunteers and educators running free coding clubs for young people aged 9 - 13. We’re looking for volunteers to help run UEL's very own Code Club.

- It only takes one hour per week (4pm to 5 pm every Wednesday)
- It happens at UEL's Docklands Campus Library so you won't need to … more details

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Started on Monday 4th September 2017, 82 days ago

Want to learn new skills and support your local community in a vibrant friendly environment? The Garden Community Cafe works much like a community centre, supporting the local area, but we have the benefit that anyone may walk through our doors for a simple cup of tea, then meet and connect with people in their area. The cafe is located a short distance from UEL's Docklands … more details

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Started on Wednesday 6th September 2017, 80 days ago

Debate fuels the power of persuasion, and our Debate Clubs develop young people’s empathy, tolerance and understanding as well as their skills in critical thinking, analysis and communications. If you want to change the world you need to win the debate and we are looking for Debate Coaches to mentor the next generation. iDebate runs debate clubs in Further Education Colleges … more details

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Started on Friday 8th September 2017, 78 days ago

Hub67’s After-School Club is a safe, creative space for children aged 7-14 to play, create and meet other children. Each week we run structured activity around different themes, including playing group drama games, making art and physically exploring ideas. Examples include making roman soldier costumes out of bin bags in history week and designing creating our own villains in … more details

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Started on Sunday 10th September 2017, 76 days ago

We are looking for volunteer maths or English tutors to support disadvantaged pupils for an hour a week with their English or maths studies. Volunteering takes place in the school (primary and secondary) and training and specialist workbooks are provided.

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Started on Sunday 10th September 2017, 76 days ago

ICSS (Islamic Circles Supplementary School) is a volunteer based charity running every Sunday during term time at The Froud Centre in Manor Park in the borough of Newham. We are looking for volunteers to teach our students in English, Maths and Science from years 3 to 11. We offer an exciting opportunity to help motivate and inspire young people in the one of the most deprived … more details

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Started on Monday 11th September 2017, 75 days ago

At our centres we run Academic Support after school - sessions where primary and secondary students can receive help with their homework. We are looking for committed and enthusiastic volunteers to support our students in a classroom environment and act as positive role models. Secondary school sessions are from 4.00 - 5.30pm on Mondays and Thursdays throughout term … more details

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Started on Monday 11th September 2017, 75 days ago

At our centres we run Academic Support after school - sessions where primary and secondary students can receive help with their homework. We are looking for committed and enthusiastic volunteers to support our students in a classroom environment and act as positive role models. The times of the sessions are (3.30 - 5.00pm) on Tuesdays and Wednesdays throughout term time. You … more details

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Started on Friday 15th September 2017, 71 days ago

Background to service:
Our Specialist Play and Therapies team offer support to Noah’s Ark families, children and young people providing a confidential, safe space where they feel supported, valued, respected and heard. The sessions are focused to meet the individual needs of the child or young person and the team listen to what they hope to achieve through their sessions. … more details

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Started on Saturday 16th September 2017, 70 days ago

KEEN London is a registered charity that runs free weekly sports and games sessions for children and young adults aged 5-25 (our athletes) with a wide range of disabilities including Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Down's Syndrome, Learning Disability and Global Development Delay. Not only are our sessions tons of fun for the athletes but they also provide a much needed respite … more details

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Started on Tuesday 19th September 2017, 67 days ago

We are looking for some enthusiastic volunteers to help run our Singing for the Brain sessions which is a singing group for people living with Dementia, their families and carers.
No experience is necessary and any training you need will be given during your induction as a volunteer.
We are interested in finding caring and compassionate volunteers who would like to give up … more details

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Started on Saturday 23rd September 2017, 63 days ago

Our ultimate aim at a Kith & Kids’ club is that everybody has lots of fun in an environment in which our members feel safe and relaxed and are able to fully express themselves. We aim that our members receive 2:1 volunteer support. This helps ensure that the sessions have lots of energy and enthusiasm. It also gives new volunteers a chance to learn further support tips from … more details

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Started on Saturday 23rd September 2017, 63 days ago

We are looking for new volunteers to join in our Employment & Life Skills Project (ELSP) and help adults with learning disabilities or autism to access further education, work experience and visits to mainstream community opportunities. ELSP takes place on a Monday and a Friday from 10am to 3pm, term-time.

Volunteers will act as a mentor to the group members on a 1 – 1 … more details

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Started on Sunday 24th September 2017, 62 days ago

Do you want to help change a child’s future while gaining transferable skills and enhancing your CV?

Pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds are 2.5 times less likely to gain access to University than those from high-income families, and studies have shown that this is linked to poor performance at secondary school.

Our mission is to ensure that a child’s background does … more details

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Started on Monday 25th September 2017, 61 days ago

The role of the Future Skills Coach is to deliver a fun and engaging skills programme in secondary schools called Aspiration and Character Education (ACE). This programme has the aim of exposing disadvantaged school children to the right skills and attitude to succeed in life, in and beyond school, to fulfil their potential and raise their aspirations.

We are looking for … more details

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Started on Tuesday 26th September 2017, 60 days ago

We are looking for dedicated, enthusiastic and empathetic volunteers to respond to e-mails from victims of stalking and harassment.

We offer all our volunteers comprehensive training in issues which surround stalking and harassment such as: stalking legislation and other relevant laws, civil and legal measures clients can take, domestic violence and its effects and stalker … more details

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Started on Tuesday 26th September 2017, 60 days ago

As an older people support volunteer your role will be planning and facilitating social activities and events that offer Older People social involvement opportunities and encourage them to better access their local community. Responsibilities include:
- Building up a relationship with Older People Service Users and gathering feedback on the types of activities they would like … more details

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Started on Thursday 28th September 2017, 58 days ago

Activity Tutors for Academy Achievers community group, we run an informal educational school in East London 3 Days a week and are currently seeking Math Tutors who are passionate about supporting and assisting students with Maths. Tutors will be expected to teach a small group of students (aged 6-16 ) 3 days each week.

We would ideally like you to join us on Saturdays. You … more details

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Started on Saturday 30th September 2017, 56 days ago

Charity Apprentice is a course for anyone dreaming of a rewarding career in the charity sector to complete in their spare time. The course is free (although there are optional components which are paid).

Charity Apprentice is unique because it immerses you in the charity sector, giving you practical experience as well as a theoretical understanding.

The course consists … more details

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Started on Sunday 1st October 2017, 55 days ago

About Brightside:

We are an organisation who help young people reach their full potential, no matter who they are, where they live or what school they go to. We believe all young people deserve to have equal access to opportunities.

We facilitate this through online mentoring- connecting industry professionals and university students with young people to offer advice, … more details

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Started on Friday 6th October 2017, 50 days ago

Purpose of Role:
Noah’s Ark provides regular Family Activities including Family Days, Parent Groups, Siblings Groups and Noah’s Ark Children’s Groups. These activities are designed to provide fun and free days out, allowing children and families the opportunity to meet others in similar situations and to take part in new activities in an accessible environment.

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Started on Sunday 8th October 2017, 48 days ago

As a volunteer we can offer you a rich and rewarding range of developmental experiences. You can be involved in planning and facilitating on-site activities that offer Older People social, cultural and leisure opportunities that enhance their independence and quality of life

Build up a relationship with Older People Service Users and gathering feedback on the types of … more details

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Started on Monday 9th October 2017, 47 days ago

We are looking for volunteers to support our Dementia Café in Waltham Forest, which takes place on the fourth Thursday of every month.

Dementia cafés provide an opportunity for people with dementia, family members and carers to meet regularly and talk about living with dementia, in an informal social environment and ask questions of professionals. You will provide support … more details

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Started on Tuesday 10th October 2017, 46 days ago

We are looking for some caseworker volunteers to help with the Newham Borough. All the required training is provided for our volunteers to support victim of crimes.
Our volunteers play a wide range of vital roles within Victim Support, providing emotional and practical support to people affected by crime, supporting our office teams with project work or administration, and … more details

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Started on Thursday 12th October 2017, 44 days ago

Many of the children and young people from refugee backgrounds, that attend our clubs, have no one to help them with their schoolwork. Many parents do not understand the English education system or the curriculum and are often unable to speak, read or write enough English to be ahead of their children in their learning. Homework club offers a high ratio of support, and … more details

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Started on Tuesday 17th October 2017, 39 days ago

We are looking for cyber security students from UEL to volunteer for a pilot project. As a volunteer you will work in pairs or small groups with other UEL students to offer cyber security support to local charities. This is a pilot project and we hope it will develop into a successful project that will deliver an important service to charities as well as help you to develop … more details

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Started on Monday 30th October 2017, 26 days ago

Volunteers are matched with a blind or partially sighted person who would benefit from companionship and needs someone to come with them to a social or leisure activity. We try to match people with similar interests so that everyone gets to have a good time. Volunteering opportunities will therefore arise at locations across London. (Office address below). more details

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Started on Monday 30th October 2017, 26 days ago

We organise a series of events to engage blind and partially sighted adults and their families, such as museum trips or social walks. Most events last for three to four hours and take place at a variety of locations across London. Events can be regular (e.g. weekly) or one off

When an event is being arranged, we will be in contact to discuss your availability.
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Started on Wednesday 1st November 2017, 24 days ago

You will be planning and facilitating laughter therapy sessions that offer older people social, cultural and leisure opportunities that enhance their quality of life.

Activities:
- Build up a relationship with older people and gather feedback on the types of activities they would like to do.
- Promote laughter therapy workshops among the different older people schemes.
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Started on Wednesday 1st November 2017, 24 days ago

Imagine life without internet access or the IT skills to use it. For many of the older residents in our sheltered housing schemes, this is exactly what stops them from connecting with family, managing their health care or simply enjoying browsing.
You can help by facilitating basic Digital Inclusion sessions and informal 1-to-1 support sessions for older people, using a … more details

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Started on Wednesday 1st November 2017, 24 days ago

Amy’s Place is a partnership between the Amy Winehouse Foundation and Centra Care & Support, providing supported living accommodation for young women in recovery and receiving support with drug and alcohol issues.
Create a relaxing space for young women to receive massages and to give them a much-needed wellbeing boost.

Provide a calm and supportive environment in which … more details

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Started on Wednesday 1st November 2017, 24 days ago

Our Befriending service provide empathetic, non-judgemental support to those whom have a loved one in prison or who have been affected by the criminal justice system. Contact with a befriendee takes place predominantly over the phone at a time mutually convenient with both the befriender and befriendee.

What you will be doing:

Providing support to the families of … more details

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Started on Thursday 2nd November 2017, 23 days ago

Flexible hours and days, minimum three month commitment. Locations: Thurrock Community Hospital, Mayflower Community Hospital, Brentwood Community Hospital. Chatting to patients, supporting patients to engage in activities, offering telephone support to patients on discharge. more details

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Started on Thursday 2nd November 2017, 23 days ago

We desperately need additional administrative help to support clinicians so that they are able to focus more on patient contacts

Days can be flexible to suit volunteer (Flexible hours within 9.30 am – 4.00 pm)
Minimum commitment of 6 months.

Location: District Nurse Team, various Health Centre’s in Barking & Dagenham.

This role would include the following … more details

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Started on Thursday 2nd November 2017, 23 days ago

The Acorn project - Creative Arts training to improve brain function, cognition and behaviour in the Early Years. In collaboration with Stratford Circus Arts Centre (SCAC) the UEL Babylab is conducting resarch on the benefits of a creative arts training programme for children under 5 years. Research assistants will be helping the Principal and Co-investigators with cognitive … more details

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Started on Monday 6th November 2017, 19 days ago

Amy’s Place is a partnership between the Amy Winehouse Foundation and Centra Care & Support, providing supported living accommodation for young women in recovery and receiving support with drug, alcohol issues and eating disorders.

This role involves supporting young women (18 to 30 years old) in our supported housing to become more independent and to equip them with the … more details

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Started on Monday 6th November 2017, 19 days ago

Love listening to stories? This role involves researching, planning and facilitating a weekly Reminiscence Group for Older People living in Sheltered Accommodation.

?Get to know a group of interested Older People and develop a programme of Reminiscence Activities around their interests and experiences.
?Facilitate a regular group with an inclusive atmosphere where all … more details

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Started on Monday 6th November 2017, 19 days ago

Amy’s Place is a partnership between the Amy Winehouse Foundation and Centra Care & Support, providing supported living accommodation for young women in recovery and receiving support with drug and alcohol issues.
Create a relaxing space for young women to receive beauty and other treatments to give them a much-needed wellbeing boost.
Deliver beauty treatments such as hair, … more details

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Started on Monday 6th November 2017, 19 days ago

Amy’s Place is a partnership between the Amy Winehouse Foundation and Centra Care & Support, providing supported living accommodation for young women in recovery and receiving support with drug and alcohol issues.

With training in alternative therapies such as meditation, yoga and reiki, you will support people to improve their physical and emotional well-being in a group … more details

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Started on Friday 10th November 2017, 15 days ago

Purpose of role:
The success of any fundraising event relies on the support of our volunteers. We have fundraising events throughout the year, including stalls at summer and Christmas fairs, supermarket bag packs and collections. Events are usually at weekends but preparation takes place during the week. All our events raise vital funds to support our work.

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Started on Friday 10th November 2017, 15 days ago

Purpose of role:
Noah’s Ark opened its first charity shop in November 2011 on Barnet High Street and we have since opened a further two shops – one in Borehamwood and one on Finchley Road (NW3). Our charity shops are essential for raising funds which can be used to support Noah’s Ark families. Volunteers are vital in helping to sort donated goods, restock the shop floor and … more details

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Started on Monday 13th November 2017, 12 days ago

Purpose of Role:
Living with a child’s diagnosis can place considerable strain on the whole family and in recognition of this the Home Support Volunteer programme was established in 2008 to help families cope with the demands of providing constant care. Home Support Volunteers aim to provide to provide a range of practical and social support to the families of children with … more details

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Started on Monday 13th November 2017, 12 days ago

World AIDS Day is on 1st December 2017. Would you like to get involved? Do you have ideas about how to mark this day on UEL's campuses? We want to hear from you!

The UEL Volunteering Service will help you set up on-campus activities or campaigns depending on what you want to do. It could be awareness raising, some fun activities, or fundraising.

We will support you with … more details

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Started on Monday 13th November 2017, 12 days ago

This is a service for a blind or vision impaired person who would benefit from regular contact with a sighted person. Volunteers are matched with a blind or partially sighted person who is isolated or struggles to get out on their own and would benefit from regular friendly contact. We try to match people with similar interests so that everyone gets to have a good time. more details

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Started on Thursday 16th November 2017, 9 days ago

Volunteers are needed to help at free creative activities events for under 5s. These are monthly events for young children and their carers. Held on the second Tuesday of the month (10 am to 12 pm) the activities alternate between Dance/movement, music and visual arts and are organised by artist-in-residence as part of the Acorn project. The volunteer role would involve … more details

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Started on Thursday 16th November 2017, 9 days ago

This opportunity would be particularly good for psychology students and those studying the social sciences seeing as it gives students the chance to get involved in a volunteering role with the charity YGAM.

YGAM, The Young Gamblers Education Trust are a charity that aim to enhance the UK’s understanding of gambling and gambling-related harm, specifically amongst young … more details

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Started on Thursday 16th November 2017, 9 days ago

The purpose of this role is to help the Albanian-speaking women and children on a one to one basis or small groups to improve their skills of reading, writing, understanding of English .The women have just arrived in the country seeking sanctuary, and the children come from disadvantage background or live in deprived areas, will be learning English at mainstream schools during … more details

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Started on Monday 20th November 2017, 5 days ago

This opportunity would be particularly good for psychology students and those studying the social sciences. Use your imagination to run a creative project aimed to raise awareness of YGAM and what we do! YGAM's aim is to enhance the UK’s understanding of gambling and gambling-related harm, specifically amongst young people. Can you believe that a third of all calls to the … more details

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Starts on Friday 1st December 2017 in 6 days

Several times a year Stratford Circus Arts Centre (SCAC) holds the Stratford Arts Club, an arts meet up for adults aged 60+. It is an opportunity for older adults to watch great entertainment, perform on stage, take part in workshops, see friends, meet new people and have a fantastic time together. Volunteers are needed for these events on Friday 1st December 11:30 – 1:30 pm … more details

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Starts on Tuesday 5th December 2017 in 10 days

UEL and UELSU are collaborating on a project called #WishI'dKnown. The campaign will be a reflection activity, which will be asking students of all levels, ‘What they’d wish they’d have known’ during their time at University to give advice for other students at UEL. There will be a use of video ., and social media skills for this role
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Starts on Thursday 15th February 2018 in 82 days

We are looking for students to become online mentors for year 12 pupils in Essex thinking about university. As a mentor, you can share your own experience to help your mentee learn more about university life. All mentoring is online, so its really flexible around your life more details

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Starts on Monday 23rd July 2018 in 240 days

Our Helpline provides support to prisoners and their families whom have been affected by imprisonment. Advice is also provided to professionals working with families affected by imprisonment. The Helpline operates from our Central Office at 29 Peckham Road, London.

What you will be doing:

Dealing with daily telephone calls to the Helpline
Producing copies of literature … more details

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