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Started on Wednesday 1st June 2016, 479 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, 466 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, 383 days ago

Volunteers are needed to support our regular puppetry therapy sessions. You do not need any experience of puppetry but you do need passion and commitment. These are fascinating sessions which you will find richly rewarding. Working with a puppeteer and set designer, adults will be exploring puppetry and model making art forms. They will each create their own 3D table top more details

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Started on Monday 5th September 2016, 383 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

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Started on Monday 26th September 2016, 362 days ago

Are you enthusiastic, willing to learn, and committed? If so, come to Oxfam Walthamstow where you’ll help us to tackle poverty, and provide assistance to the poorest people around the world when disaster strikes. Help our friendly book team manage incoming book donations, prepare book for pricing & research rare or unusual books. You’ll also gather up a host of more details

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Started on Monday 26th September 2016, 362 days ago

Our lively shop in Northeast London raises around £125,000 for Oxfam's charitable work each year. We're flexible with our rota, only ask for a minimum of 2 hours of your time per week and we have a diverse, welcoming team of volunteers.

We encourage you to get involved in whatever way suits you best. Eye for colour? Help decorate our windows. Know your clothes? Help sort more details

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Started on Monday 26th September 2016, 362 days ago

This is an excellent opportunity to get involved in a new strand of our offer at Oxfam Walthamstow. We are looking to access the Oxfam online platform to sell textiles and home wares to complement our existing online books and music platform. As a volunteer you’ll be able to leave your mark on a new venture, whilst utilising and developing your skills on behalf of Oxfam. more details

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Started on Monday 3rd October 2016, 355 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

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Started on Monday 3rd October 2016, 355 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 You need an induction Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

Started on Monday 3rd October 2016, 355 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 You need an induction Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

Started on Monday 3rd October 2016, 355 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

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Started on Monday 3rd October 2016, 355 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 Tuesday 4th October 2016, 354 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, 348 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

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Started on Monday 31st October 2016, 327 days ago

The vast majority of CGWP learners are from Asian, Black, Minority Ethnic (BME) communities. Many will have had little or no education in their childhood and have very low confidence in their abilities. Many service users face other barriers to their learning and growth including extreme financial hardship, poor health, family responsibility with little support and domestic more details

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Started on Monday 31st October 2016, 327 days ago

We are looking for Eye Clinic Support Service Workers 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

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Started on Tuesday 1st November 2016, 326 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 Saturday 5th November 2016, 322 days ago

Please note: this volunteering role is open only to those studying counselling. Our counselling placements offer a great opportunity to work with children in a safe therapeutic setting within a primary school or secondary school. Through talking, creative work and play, our counsellors provide children with the opportunity to be heard and to express their feelings. You can more details

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Started on Friday 11th November 2016, 316 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, 304 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 23rd November 2016, 304 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 30th November 2016, 297 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, 296 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 Thursday 1st December 2016, 296 days ago

This role involves leading the patients' music group in singing. The group meets every Thursday morning at 11-12 and helps clients to develop new skills, build confidence, express themselves and have fun. Ideally the volunteer will be a proficient pianist or guitarist, but a love of music and willingness to encourage patients to sing and get involved is the minimum more details

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Started on Sunday 1st January 2017, 265 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, 265 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, 243 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, 243 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, 243 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, 242 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, 234 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, 231 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, 229 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 Monday 6th February 2017, 229 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

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Started on Tuesday 7th February 2017, 228 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, 227 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, 226 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, 224 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, 224 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, 214 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, 208 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, 208 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, 205 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, 194 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, 194 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, 189 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 Friday 31st March 2017, 176 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 Thursday 20th April 2017, 156 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, 150 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 Wednesday 26th April 2017, 150 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 Monday 8th May 2017, 138 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 Sunday 21st May 2017, 125 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, 121 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, 113 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, 107 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, 107 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, 107 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, 107 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 Monday 12th June 2017, 103 days ago

We are looking for volunteers to support with the creation of interpretation materials throughout the House. You will be responsible for carrying out historical research, writing room guides or information booklets and carrying out evaluation of the materials.

Responsibilities and tasks will include:
•Researching the history of Lauderdale House
•Compiling information more details

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Started on Friday 30th June 2017, 85 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, 84 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, 66 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

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Started on Wednesday 19th July 2017, 66 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 Wednesday 19th July 2017, 66 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 Friday 21st July 2017, 64 days ago

Sense's Accommodation Service, Walthamstow, is home to 6 wonderful people, 2 female and 4 male, who have lived together for quite a while and have sensory impairments and complex health needs.

Each person we support is encouraged to take active role in their care and support, through daily personalised activity schedules by our diverse team with many specialised skills and more details

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Started on Thursday 3rd August 2017, 51 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

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Started on Thursday 3rd August 2017, 51 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

You must be over 20 years old You need an induction Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

Started on Friday 4th August 2017, 50 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 Sunday 6th August 2017, 48 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 Wednesday 30th August 2017, 24 days ago

Introduction:

Our Court Service provides support to families who have a loved one going through a trial or sentencing. We operate at numerous crown and magistrates courts throughout London.

What you will be doing:

Providing support to the families of individuals on trial or being sentenced
Liaising other Pact volunteers that work at the same court
Ensuring that more details

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Started on Sunday 3rd September 2017, 20 days ago

Role Purpose:

Welcome week begins the moment students arrive on campus for move-in weekend, arriving with luggage and family, and concluding with a series of events and activities throughout the week to help students become oriented with campus, engage with new and old friends, and become part of the UEL community.

We are looking for Welcome Warriors, who are the more details

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Started on Monday 4th September 2017, 19 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 Monday 4th September 2017, 19 days ago

This opportunity is based in primary schools in the following locations: Hoxton, London Fields, Clapton, Whitechapel, Brondesbury and Battersea. Volunteering @ UP is a chance to make a real, meaningful difference to the lives of disadvantaged and vulnerable children in London. We have a variety of volunteering opportunities to get involved with, each offering a unique chance more details

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Started on Wednesday 6th September 2017, 17 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.

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Started on Friday 8th September 2017, 15 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, 13 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, 13 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, 12 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, 12 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 Saturday 16th September 2017, 7 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 Saturday 23rd September 2017, 0 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 Saturday 23rd September 2017, 0 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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Starts on Sunday 24th September 2017 in 1 days

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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Starts on Tuesday 26th September 2017 in 3 days

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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Starts on Wednesday 27th September 2017 in 4 days

Are you passionate about volunteering? Do you want to network with charities and other students at UEL? Come along and volunteer with the UEL Volunteering service during Freshers' Fair. We already have some students helping and we need more to come along to encourage students to engage with our stalls, to register attendance and to support the charities who are attending. more details

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Starts on Sunday 1st October 2017 in 8 days

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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Starts on Sunday 1st October 2017 in 8 days

Volunteers are central to our success, as they deliver all aspects of our service, and as we look to support more unemployed women we are looking to recruit volunteers to join our volunteer community. This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone who is committed to supporting our work and who is looking to gain administrative experience in a lively office environment.

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Starts on Monday 16th October 2017 in 23 days

iDiscover is a week-long STEM programme for primary schools which aims to provide a practical context for children’s science and technology learning. At a Biology Workshop, you will bring your studies/job to life with props and activities. We are looking for a wide range of medical and other human biology disciplines. We will brief you in advance and support you on the day. more details

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Starts on Monday 16th October 2017 in 23 days

iDiscover is a week-long STEM programme for primary schools which aims to provide a practical context for children’s science and technology learning. Volunteer for half a day at a primary school: At an Engineering Careers Carousel you will bring your studies/job to life with props and activities. We will brief you in advance and support you on the day. Opportunities in 2017 at more details

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Starts on Monday 16th October 2017 in 23 days

iDiscover is a week-long programme for Hackney primary schools which aims to inspire children by introducing them to a wide ranging diversity of STEM role models.

Volunteer for a half day at a primary school at a Future Jobs Careers Carousel, you will bring your STEM studies/job to life with props and activities. We will brief you in advance and support you on the more details

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Starts on Tuesday 24th October 2017 in 31 days

Do you want to see a fairer and more equal world? Then why not become an effective campaigner? At Oxfam we believe we can make change happen by building a more human economy, a fairer society and stand as one with people who are denied their rights. In today’s unprecedented and challenging political landscape we are looking for people to campaign with us on the structural more details

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Starts on Wednesday 27th December 2017 in 95 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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Starts on Monday 23rd July 2018 in 303 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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