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Started on Thursday 3rd May 2018, 48 days ago

Assist the Activities Lead to support children with complex medical needs and special educational needs (and their siblings) at our regular and one-off activities for children in the borough of Greenwich. This is a new location for us so you will be helping to establish a new and exciting activity programme for children who don’t currently have the opportunity to take part in … more details

You must be over 14 years old You need an induction Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

Started on Friday 1st January 2016, 901 days ago

Toynbee Hall provides a range of services. One of our aims is to give free, independent and quality assured advice to members of the local community who are most in need of it. To achieve this Toynbee Hall’s Information Centre is dependent on the generous contributions of volunteers.

In this role you will be helping to make a tangible difference to people who are often in a … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

Started on Wednesday 19th July 2017, 336 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, 336 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

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

Started on Sunday 6th August 2017, 318 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 Monday 2nd October 2017, 261 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

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

Started on Sunday 18th March 2018, 94 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

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

Started on Monday 23rd April 2018, 58 days ago

"Living Well Waltham Forest" is a new pilot project running in Waltham Forest it aims to support residents of Waltham Forest to make small, positive changes to their lives and attain their goals in improving their health, confidence and overall sense of well-being.

This volunteer role may involve supporting people to go to local clubs and join in with different … more details

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

Started on Monday 23rd April 2018, 58 days ago

We are looking for some 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 – … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

Started on Monday 14th May 2018, 37 days ago

We are looking for enthusiastic and committed Coaches to help run the Yes Futures Programmes from September 2018 to February 2019. We will be taking on a number of individuals to work with our students across schools in London, Essex, East Anglia and the South Coast.

Coaching provides a unique opportunity for young people to receive valuable, one-to-one support. Both the … more details

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

Started on Tuesday 29th May 2018, 22 days ago

This internship has a broad remit and will provide valuable work based experience and knowledge including learning about our organisation and our fundraising and communications work. You will develop skills and experience within an ambitious fundraising environment in order to help build our public recognition and profile.
You will work across the team to ensure we have a … more details

You must be over 16 years old You need an induction Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

Started on Tuesday 5th June 2018, 15 days ago

Wild Schools is an outdoor education project based in West Ham Park in Newham. We are aiming to deliver great learning experiences to local primary students through hands & fun outdoor lessons.
Using the varied environment of the West Ham Park, we deliver education sessions for all primary subjects which are engaging, hands on and memorable. Each session is designed to suit … more details

You must be over 18 years old

Started on Wednesday 1st June 2016, 749 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

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

counselling,psychology,mental health

Started on Tuesday 14th June 2016, 736 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

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

communication,creative,support,activities,children,youth,youth work,young people

Started on Monday 5th September 2016, 653 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

mentoring,children,education,support,befriending

Started on Thursday 22nd September 2016, 636 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

it,media,social media

Started on Monday 3rd October 2016, 625 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

food,physical activty,community,environment

Started on Monday 3rd October 2016, 625 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

health,food,community,physical activty

Started on Monday 3rd October 2016, 625 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

health,food,community

Started on Monday 3rd October 2016, 625 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

health,food,community

Started on Monday 10th October 2016, 618 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

police,crime,criminology,communication,community engagement

Started on Monday 31st October 2016, 597 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

vulnerable people,health,advice

Started on Tuesday 1st November 2016, 596 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

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

teaching,children,schools,creativity,young people

Started on Friday 11th November 2016, 586 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

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

support,coaching

Started on Thursday 1st December 2016, 566 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

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

befriending,hospital,hiv

Started on Sunday 1st January 2017, 535 days ago

HP-MOS is looking for an IT person with Knowledge of Website design (especially word press) 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, … more details

You must be over 16 years old You need an induction Applicants will be shortlisted

it,communication

Started on Sunday 1st January 2017, 535 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

You must be over 16 years old You need an induction Applicants will be shortlisted

research

Started on Wednesday 1st February 2017, 504 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

mentoring,support,football,education,personal development,young people,free training

Started on Monday 6th February 2017, 499 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

community,food,catering

Started on Monday 6th February 2017, 499 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

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

community,children,play worker,childcare

Started on Tuesday 7th February 2017, 498 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

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

foodbank,food waste,poverty response,driving

Started on Monday 13th March 2017, 464 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

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

youth,youth work,young people,craft,sports,football,young offenders

Started on Thursday 20th April 2017, 426 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 help the … more details

You must be over 21 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

community,support,sex offenders,ex-offenders,psychology,criminal justice,community engagement,community safety,mentoring,police,probation,offending,rehabilitation

Started on Wednesday 26th April 2017, 420 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

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

technology,social care

Started on Friday 2nd June 2017, 383 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

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

communication,education,career development,professional development,work experience,coaching,charity,career progression

Started on Friday 30th June 2017, 355 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

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

community,health,befriending,volunteering,elderly,social care,socialising

Started on Saturday 1st July 2017, 354 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

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

mentoring,coaching,young people,youth work,education,information,schools

Started on Wednesday 19th July 2017, 336 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

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

mental health

Started on Thursday 3rd August 2017, 321 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

support,children,chess

Started on Friday 4th August 2017, 320 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

community,support,food waste

Started on Tuesday 15th August 2017, 309 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

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

casework,psychology,criminology,criminal justice,crime,administration,projects,fundraising

Started on Friday 1st September 2017, 292 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

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

reading,mentoring,primary schools

Started on Friday 1st September 2017, 292 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

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

computer skills,computer programming,children,education

Started on Monday 4th September 2017, 289 days ago

Supporting our studio projects for artists people with learning disabilities in our North London Studio, Holborn, Camden. Under the direction of the Artist Facilitators, our volunteer work with the artist participants on a 1:1 basis to help them explore techniques, identify interests, refine ideas, research and plan how to take creative projects forward.

Sessions take … more details

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

disability,learning disabilities,visual arts

Started on Tuesday 5th September 2017, 288 days ago

Supporting our studio projects for artists people with learning disabilities in our South London Studio, Clapham, Wandsworth. Under the direction of the Artist Facilitators, our volunteer work with the artist participants on a 1:1 basis to help them explore techniques, identify interests, refine ideas, research and plan how to take creative projects forward.

Sessions take … more details

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

disability,learning disabilities,visual arts

Started on Tuesday 5th September 2017, 288 days ago

Supporting our studio projects for artists people with learning disabilities in our East London Studio, Canning Town, Newham. Under the direction of the Artist Facilitator, our volunteers work with the artist participants on a 1:1 basis to help them explore techniques, identify interests, refine ideas, research and plan how to take creative projects forward.

Sessions take … more details

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

disability,learning disabilities,visual arts

Started on Wednesday 6th September 2017, 287 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

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

young people,community,education,debate,politics,law,training,coaching,teaching,young women

Started on Sunday 10th September 2017, 283 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

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

community,children,young people,schools,primary schools

Started on Sunday 10th September 2017, 283 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.

Application link : http://www.tfaforms.com/332860 more details

You must be over 18 years old You need an induction

community,children,young people,education,teaching,volunteering,inequality,tutor,tutoring,schools,primary schools,disadvantage

Started on Monday 11th September 2017, 282 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

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

education,teaching,young people

Started on Monday 11th September 2017, 282 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

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

education,teaching,young people

Started on Wednesday 13th September 2017, 280 days ago

Supporting our new art project for young people with learning disabilities in Brent. Under the direction of the Artist Facilitators, work with the young people on a 1:1 basis to help them explore techniques, identify interests, refine ideas, research and plan how to take creative projects forward.


Sessions take place on Thursdays from 12:30pm-3:30pm, although we have a … more details

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

disability,learning disabilities,visual arts

Started on Friday 15th September 2017, 278 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

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

community,children,support,health

Started on Saturday 16th September 2017, 277 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

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

support,sports,children,disability,games,community

Started on Friday 22nd September 2017, 271 days ago

The After School Project offers a term time pick up service from five local schools. Children are collected from their school by the centre’s minibus and are brought to the project at the Centre

The Play Project offers a wide range of play services to children aged 4 - 12 years old and is run by trained and well experience workers and volunteers.

The Royal Docks … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

communication,children,physical activty,sports,heritage,community event

Started on Sunday 24th September 2017, 269 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. Join Team Up’s growing movement and help us change this.

As a participant on our Leadership programme you will provide high-impact tuition … more details

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

children,schools,young people,education,tutor,tutoring,mentoring,teaching,mentoring

Started on Monday 25th September 2017, 268 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

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

coaching,schools,young people,social mobility,skills

Started on Tuesday 26th September 2017, 267 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

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

domestic violence,women,support,advice,information,advocacy,law,legal

Started on Sunday 1st October 2017, 262 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

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

young people,support,mentoring,social mobility,educationmicro-volunteering

Started on Tuesday 10th October 2017, 253 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

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

community,support,fundraising

Started on Thursday 12th October 2017, 251 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

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

education,charity,children,young people

Started on Tuesday 17th October 2017, 246 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

You must be over 18 years old Accessible

it,computers,cyber security

Started on Monday 30th October 2017, 233 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

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

sight loss,events

Started on Wednesday 1st November 2017, 231 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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prisoners,befriending

Started on Thursday 2nd November 2017, 230 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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hospital,health,ward

Started on Thursday 2nd November 2017, 230 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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administration,health

Started on Monday 13th November 2017, 219 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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community,children,support

Started on Thursday 16th November 2017, 216 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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community,children

Started on Thursday 16th November 2017, 216 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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young people,events,mental health

Started on Monday 20th November 2017, 212 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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mental health,young people

Started on Friday 1st December 2017, 201 days ago

How does this role make a difference?
Dementia adviser volunteers provide a key role in supporting the dementia advisers to provide an effective information and signposting service, working with people who need additional support to access information or services they have been signposted to.
What will you be doing?
• Be an additional named contact that complements the … more details

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health,elderly,mental health,community engagement,dementia

Started on Tuesday 5th December 2017, 197 days ago

We would like some volunteers to help us put together a series of lesson plans (and accompanying materials) for a six-week after-school club, which will focus on environmental issues like waste prevention, pollution, energy & climate change. The six-week club will be run with groups of up to 15 pupils from years 7 - 10, at a Newham secondary school, from January until July … more details

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young people,learning,stem,national curriculum,lesson plans,waste prevention,recycling,food waste,pollution,climate change,air quality

Started on Monday 1st January 2018, 170 days ago

The LGBT+ Outreach Volunteer role involves connecting with and raising awareness of Mildmay’s work across the LGBT+ community throughout the year, which will in turn support our vital fundraising which enables our work to continue. The role is flexible to fit in with what hours you can offer and when. There may also be requirement to cover some evening and weekend events … more details

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

hosp,hiv/aids,fundraising

Started on Tuesday 2nd January 2018, 169 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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community,cafe,mental health,learning difficulties,food,catering

Started on Tuesday 2nd January 2018, 169 days ago

Are you interested in community work or looking for an opportunity to get some front-line experience ? We are looking for volunteers to help us provide weekly computer sessions for a range of people.

Supervision will be provided by the organisation for this position, they will be assisting a qualified Tutor.

The Tutor will be responsible for running the session but will … more details

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computers,lap tops,tablets,online,teaching,communication,internet,trainer

Started on Monday 8th January 2018, 163 days ago

This role will involve communicating with the wider community & partner organisations, advertising the events and activities, taking bookings and helping run events.

This is an ideal opportunity for someone wanting to gain experience in Events Management.
This opportunity will assist you in gaining the following skills:
Problem … more details

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administration,it,support,sports,communication,community event,activities,physical activty,arts,museums,events

Started on Tuesday 9th January 2018, 162 days ago

Elders in our area of East London live on average 6 years less than the rest of London, so every Tuesday and Thursday the Ascension Community Trust hosts its positive ageing project. This is where over 50s are invited to come and take part in an accessible exercise class, enjoy a three course meal and take part in afternoon social activities. We work particularly with … more details

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elderly,aged,mental health,catering,cooking,care

Started on Monday 15th January 2018, 156 days ago

The Terrence Higgins Trust Soho Outreach team are looking for some vibrant, friendly volunteers to help support the team to deliver outreach work in Soho on Thursday evenings. This involves handing out national campaign resources, distributing condoms and lube and referring people to sexual health services in across London. more details

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health promotion,sexual health,public health,lgbt,group activity

Started on Monday 5th February 2018, 135 days ago

Help CALM give our supporters the best possible experience. Work with the Engagement and Fundraising teams to fulfil orders from people raising money and awareness for CALM.

As CALM grows and grows, we have been inundated with requests for our materials. We need your help to fulfil these orders.

As a small team having people in the office is a massive help to us and you … more details

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mental health,administration,fundraising

Started on Monday 5th February 2018, 135 days ago

We welcome students looking for a work experience placement. You will be joining the staff in providing social and cultural activities for the residents living in a residential/nursing home based in Redbridge.
You will be able to gain valuable experience and skills needed if you want to start a career in Health and Social Care, as for example communication skills, knowledge … more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

community,support,health

Started on Saturday 24th February 2018, 116 days ago

Activity Tutors for Academy Achievers community group, we run an informal educational school in East London on a weekly basis 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 5-16 ).

We would ideally like you to join us on Saturdays. You don't need … more details

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maths,stem,children,education,tutor

Started on Thursday 1st March 2018, 111 days ago

Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust and Historic England are looking for 20 volunteers interested in community, heritage, or the build environment to take part in a short project that will tell the stories of local buildings and what they mean to them.

The project will be run over 2/3 weeks and involve 3 workshops and some independent field work. It will give you the … more details

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community,hertiage,community engagement,arts,creativity

Started on Thursday 1st March 2018, 111 days ago

Volunteer placements are available in a range of centres in the borough - volunteers will be interviewing clients and assisting with welfare benefit issues. Disability benefits: filling in benefit forms, assisting with reviews and appeals where benefits are refused, support caseworkers with preparing cases for tribunal hearings, attending tribunal hearings.
•Island Advice … more details

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community,support

Started on Sunday 4th March 2018, 108 days ago

We are looking for Young People's Mentors who can make a difference to young people living in Havering by encouraging them to make positive choices and achieve their goals. A Mentor can support a young person in areas such as:

Education, employment or training
Anti-social and youth offending behaviour
Alcohol/drug misuse
Healthy relationships and bullying
Bereavement … more details

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young people,mentoring,advice and guidance

Started on Monday 5th March 2018, 107 days ago

The Early Help Service offers support to families across Havering in many ways, including dedicated Family Support Workers and Family Intervention Workers. Once it is suitable for this level of support to come to an end, it will be the role of the Family Coach Team to provide a ‘step-down’ approach, encouraging families to continue their progress and empowering them to be … more details

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families,children,young people,support

Started on Thursday 8th March 2018, 104 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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community,computer skills,employment support

Started on Saturday 10th March 2018, 102 days ago

BDCA run a programme of free sports activities on Flanders Playing Field to encourage more local people get active and connected.
Our Walking Football has proven to be a fantastic way to encourage previously inactive people to exercise regularly and build a support network at the same time. We work with local GPs to refer people at risk of Diabetes and we pride our selves on … more details

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community,inclusive sport,walking football,health

Started on Saturday 10th March 2018, 102 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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community,football,coaching

Started on Tuesday 13th March 2018, 99 days ago

Community Ambassadors will play a key role in helping The Royal Docks Learning & Activity Centre to meet its strategic objective of increasing awareness and understanding of its work with the general public.
Our ambassadors will help ‘tell the RDLAC story’ in their local community by delivering talks to local groups and organisations.

The talks delivered by our Community … more details

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social media,marketing,research,families

Started on Monday 19th March 2018, 93 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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community,support

Started on Tuesday 3rd April 2018, 78 days ago

Welcome to UEL Student-Led Projects a scheme to help you set up and run your very own volunteering project! This scheme could be for you if:
•You want to set up a new volunteering project
•You already have a volunteering project and you want to do something new with it

Tell me more about it:

The project is a collaboration between the UEL Volunteering Service and UEL … more details

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community,support,education

Started on Sunday 8th April 2018, 73 days ago

Sense holidays and short breaks are full of fun activities and different experiences. Volunteer on a Sense holiday and support a disabled child, young person or adult with multi-sensory impairments or complex communication needs, as they try new things, make friends and enjoy a break away from home.

Our five to seven day breaks take place from April to September throughout … more details

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children,holiday,residential,dofe,disability,inclusive sport,learning disabilities,team

Started on Thursday 19th April 2018, 62 days ago

Are you looking for experience of monitoring and evaluation?

Support the Learning team in conducting and recording evaluation activities:

•Observe and record evaluation activities for an in-depth exploration of children’s experiences of the ‘Green Spaces programmes’.
•Use a set of shared indicators to record levels of engagement across the ‘Learning Team’ five impacts … more details

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community,children,young people,health

Started on Wednesday 25th April 2018, 56 days ago

Community Champions will work in small teams, undertaking pre-promoted door knocking, manning promotional stalls and talking to members of the public and business employees to provide water saving messages. The aim is to encourage people to utilise free water saving devices that will be on offer and to sign up for a free home water audit. The environment will vary but will … more details

You must be over 17 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

water,environment,community,engagement,community event,events

Started on Tuesday 1st May 2018, 50 days ago

Aim

To help promote and market IROKO’s new service aimed at using traditional African storytelling techniques as a vehicle for teaching practical English language skills, especially amongst new migrants, refugees and those with limited English.

Description of Duties

Below is a list of the main duties to be undertaken by the volunteer, under the guidance and in … more details

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marketing,communication,community engagement,language,refugees

Started on Tuesday 15th May 2018, 36 days ago

Small Steps Project is a UK charity providing shoes, emergency aid and sustainable solutions for children living on landfill sites around the world. Our annual fundraiser, now in its ninth year, is the world's biggest celebrity shoe auction attracting donations from some of the most famous stars in the world including Paul McCartney, George Clooney, Scarlett Johansson, Natalie … more details

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children,humanitarian relief

Started on Friday 1st June 2018, 19 days ago

Greenwich + Docklands International Festival (GDIF) is London’s leading festival of free outdoor theatre and performing arts, now in its 23rd year. This year’s festival will take place from 21 June to 7 July across different locations in Royal Greenwich and Tower Hamlets, including Historic Maritime Greenwich, Greenwich Peninsula, Royal Docks, Woolwich, Thamesmead, Eltham, … more details

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arts,visual arts,performing arts,volunteering,music,dance

Started on Tuesday 5th June 2018, 15 days ago

The Wild East Project aims to connect more local people with Wanstead Flats and West Ham Park. We would like to recruit a volunteer to promote these green spaces, and encourage a deeper connection and understanding of the history, wildlife and the natural world at a local level.


You will be supporting the Wild East project Officer to encourage people to reconnect with … more details

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community,education,environmental,community engagement

Started on Monday 11th June 2018, 9 days ago

We're looking for volunteers who are passionate about young people to help with our open youth club sessions, which happens 2 evenings a week.

Volunteers will need to help set up the different areas for activities, interact with young people throughout the session, and take part in pack down.

Our activities vary slightly between sessions, but they include: table tennis, … more details

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youth,youth work,young people,volunteer,volunteering,community

Starts on Sunday 1st July 2018 in 11 days

About
We are well established Kent Youth League team. The KYL is a charter standard league and is the highest level of football for youth players within South East London and Kent. We moved to Cray Wanderers Football Club for next season after being at AFC Mottingham. Cray Wanderers are the oldest football club in London and have a tremendous youth structure. They are … more details

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community,children,young people,education,support,football,coaching

Starts on Monday 16th July 2018 in 26 days

Hestia is looking for volunteers to be a part of the movement against domestic abuse and Modern Slavery. Hestia is the largest provider of domestic abuse refuges in London and has the largest team of specialists working to combat Human Trafficking across the Capital and the South East.
We are looking for enthusiastic, compassionate and understanding individuals to be part … more details

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domestic violence,children,charity,families,women,young women,play worker,young people,refuge,support

Starts on Monday 23rd July 2018 in 33 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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families,offenders,prisoners,support,listening,signposting,young people

Starts on Monday 23rd July 2018 in 33 days

We are currently looking for lots of energetic and enthusiastic volunteers, to join us on our fantastic fun-filled Summer 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

You must be over 16 years old You need an induction Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

autism,learning disabilities,creativity

Starts on Monday 6th August 2018 in 47 days

The Independent Visitors programme will give every child and young person in care the offer of a regular befriender to provide consistent support, to listen to their thoughts and feelings, and to take part in a range of activities/trips together.

The Early Help Service is looking for volunteers who are passionate about supporting children in care, you must be willing to … more details

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support,young people,children,community

Starts on Sunday 19th August 2018 in 60 days

We are looking for volunteers to help our members have a summer they will not forget at our action packed summer camp! You will be supporting children and young adults with learning disabilities take part in lots of exciting camp activities such as campfires, treasure trails, night time activities, swimming, day trips to the seaside and much more. Volunteers will also be … more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

autism,learning disabilities,outdoors,fun,challenging,seaside,activities,summer