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Started on Friday 1st January 2016, 782 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

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Started on Wednesday 19th July 2017, 217 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, 217 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 Sunday 6th August 2017, 199 days ago

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

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

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Started on Tuesday 19th September 2017, 155 days ago

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

The Constitution section 6,sub section 50 states that you support or perform all such duties incidental to the office of and in the absence of the General Secretary.
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Started on Monday 2nd October 2017, 142 days ago

Communication Experts needed

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

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

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

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Started on Thursday 25th January 2018, 27 days ago

Want to make engaging programmes? Frustrated by the mainstream media? Our pioneering school of Citizen TV, WORLDbytes, offers free camera training to anyone interested in making hard-hitting programmes which challenge the status quo.

Whether you have never picked up a camera or are a seasoned film Director, our doors are open to everyone at WORLDwrite. There will be an … more details

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Starts on Sunday 18th March 2018 in 25 days

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

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Started on Wednesday 1st June 2016, 630 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, 617 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, 534 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 Thursday 22nd September 2016, 517 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

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Started on Monday 3rd October 2016, 506 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, 506 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, 506 days ago

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

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

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

Started on Monday 3rd October 2016, 506 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 10th October 2016, 499 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, 478 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

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Started on Tuesday 1st November 2016, 477 days ago

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

We are … more details

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Started on Friday 11th November 2016, 467 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 Thursday 1st December 2016, 447 days ago

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

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Started on Sunday 1st January 2017, 416 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

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Started on Sunday 1st January 2017, 416 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 Wednesday 1st February 2017, 385 days ago

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

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

Started on Saturday 4th February 2017, 382 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, 380 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 Saturday 11th February 2017, 375 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 Monday 27th February 2017, 359 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 Thursday 2nd March 2017, 356 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, 345 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, 340 days ago

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

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

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Started on Thursday 20th April 2017, 307 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, 301 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, 301 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 Sunday 21st May 2017, 276 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, 272 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, 264 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, 258 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, 258 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 Friday 30th June 2017, 236 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, 235 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, 217 days ago

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

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Started on Thursday 3rd August 2017, 202 days ago

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

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

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Started on Friday 4th August 2017, 201 days ago

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

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

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Started on Tuesday 15th August 2017, 190 days ago

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

Contacting people who … more details

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Started on Friday 1st September 2017, 173 days ago

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

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

How it works:

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

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Started on Friday 1st September 2017, 173 days ago

Can you help us inspire the next generation of coders?

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

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

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Started on Monday 4th September 2017, 170 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

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Started on Tuesday 5th September 2017, 169 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

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Started on Tuesday 5th September 2017, 169 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

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Started on Wednesday 6th September 2017, 168 days ago

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

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Started on Sunday 10th September 2017, 164 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, 164 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, 163 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, 163 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 Wednesday 13th September 2017, 161 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

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Started on Friday 15th September 2017, 159 days ago

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

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Started on Saturday 16th September 2017, 158 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 Sunday 24th September 2017, 150 days ago

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

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

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

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Started on Monday 25th September 2017, 149 days ago

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

We are looking for … more details

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Started on Tuesday 26th September 2017, 148 days ago

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

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

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Started on Sunday 1st October 2017, 143 days ago

About Brightside:

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

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

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Started on Friday 6th October 2017, 138 days ago

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

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Started on Tuesday 10th October 2017, 134 days ago

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

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Started on Thursday 12th October 2017, 132 days ago

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

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Started on Tuesday 17th October 2017, 127 days ago

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

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Started on Monday 30th October 2017, 114 days ago

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

When an event is being arranged, we will be in contact to discuss your availability.
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Started on Monday 30th October 2017, 114 days ago

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

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Started on Wednesday 1st November 2017, 112 days ago

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

What you will be doing:

Providing support to the families of … more details

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Started on Thursday 2nd November 2017, 111 days ago

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

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Started on Thursday 2nd November 2017, 111 days ago

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

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Started on Thursday 2nd November 2017, 111 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.

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Started on Friday 10th November 2017, 103 days ago

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

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Started on Friday 10th November 2017, 103 days ago

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

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Started on Monday 13th November 2017, 100 days ago

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

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Started on Thursday 16th November 2017, 97 days ago

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

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Started on Thursday 16th November 2017, 97 days ago

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

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

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Started on Monday 20th November 2017, 93 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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Started on Friday 1st December 2017, 82 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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Started on Monday 1st January 2018, 51 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

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Started on Tuesday 2nd January 2018, 50 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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Started on Tuesday 2nd January 2018, 50 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 8th January 2018, 44 days ago

We are looking to recruit 10 talented, creative and self-motivated UGor PG student volunteers to work on the planning, organisation and delivery of a bigEssex County Council conference on the North Essex Coast in April 2018.

UEL students will be directly involved in the delivery of a key element of the Resorting to the Coast Project. Working with Essex County Council, … more details

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Started on Monday 8th January 2018, 44 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:
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Started on Monday 8th January 2018, 44 days ago

Support the sustainability of a small community charity based in Custom House, East London through managing the profile, online image and advertisement on its social media. Using Hootsuite you will be responsible for posting tweets, facebook posts and scheduling them for the week. This may involve researching events in the area, in particular linked to the ExCeL centre to … more details

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Started on Monday 8th January 2018, 44 days ago

ecoACTIVE is running an after-school environment club at a Newham secondary school, on Mondays (from 15.15 - 16.15), from January - July 2018. We are looking for volunteers who could attend the sessions, to offer support to the pupils whilst they take part in fun, interactive sessions themed around environmental issues like waste prevention, reducing pollution and energy & … more details

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Started on Monday 8th January 2018, 44 days ago

We are looking for volunteers to support our weekly art class for adults with mental health issues and learning difficulties. The class supports these adults through their recovery using art as a medium to improve their health and ability. Our qualified art teacher runs this class, but is in need of support to run the group, advise the members on their art work, help set up … more details

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Started on Tuesday 9th January 2018, 43 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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Started on Monday 15th January 2018, 37 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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Started on Monday 22nd January 2018, 30 days ago

The Redbridge HIV prevention team work to engage with individuals and communities in Redbridge to promote the importance of HIV testing and safer sex. The team are looking for a vibrant, energetic volunteers to help the team with
- Leaflet and condom distribution during outreach.
- The delivery of HIV and Sexual workshops and activities and community events.

This is a … more details

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Started on Thursday 25th January 2018, 27 days ago

You’ll be welcoming people to Wanstead Flats and West Ham Park, through conversation, stories, use of props and activities. You’ll help them to explore the hidden and remarkable story of these two spaces and how beneficial they’ve been to both people and wildlife. You’ll also help people to discover wildlife where they least expect it.

We’ll provide you with all the … more details

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Started on Monday 19th February 2018, 2 days ago

We are looking for a Volunteer Caseworker to support the work of our Housing and Welfare Advice Team. The team provides written and verbal housing and welfare benefits advice to asylum seekers, refugees and migrants. This advice is given in accordance with Advice Quality Standards.

The role involves supporting our advisers with general casework and ensure we provide the … more details

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Starts on Thursday 22nd February 2018 in 1 days

The Enfield health promotion team are looking for a volunteer to help provide information and support around HIV prevention to individuals , including the importance of HIV testing and safer sex to communities in Enfield.

The Type of Tasks / Activities you could be involved with:
•Providing short, factual presentations on HIV or the Terrence Higgins Trust
•Running … more details

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Starts on Thursday 22nd February 2018 in 1 days

Our BAME Health Promotion team have launched a new project that is focused to improving sexual health outcomes for BAME men who have sex with men (MSM). The team are looking for three vibrant, energetic volunteers who have in interest in Sexual Health and HIV to support the teams activities throughout 2018.

The Type of Tasks / Activities you could be involved with:
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Starts on Saturday 24th February 2018 in 3 days

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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Starts on Thursday 1st March 2018 in 8 days

Hestia is London’s largest provider of services for survivors of Modern Day Slavery. Through our Modern Slavery Response (MSR) services we provide safe houses and outreach support for men, single women and women with children across the capital. Hestia’s AHT Team currently provides safe house accommodation in West London and the South East as well as pan London outreach … more details

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Starts on Thursday 1st March 2018 in 8 days

The Terrence Higgins Trust are looking for dynamic, vibrant volunteers with an interest in events or fundraising to provide ad hoc support to our fundraising team that have raised over £6 million in contributions across 2016-2017.

This is a varied role with an opportunity for individuals to gain an insight into how busy fundraising teams operate. There will be … more details

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Starts on Thursday 1st March 2018 in 8 days

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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Starts on Sunday 4th March 2018 in 11 days

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
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Starts on Monday 5th March 2018 in 12 days

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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Starts on Monday 5th March 2018 in 12 days

Our Children's Centres provide a range of support services to Havering children and their families, including free groups and activities. The Early Help Service is looking for enthusiastic, passionate and dedicated volunteers to support us in the running of our parent and child activities across the borough.

This opportunity includes:

•Engaging with children aged 0-5 … more details

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Starts on Tuesday 3rd April 2018 in 41 days

We are currently looking for lots of energetic and enthusiastic volunteers, to join us on our fantastic fun-filled Spring 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 Sunday 8th April 2018 in 46 days

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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Starts on Monday 23rd July 2018 in 152 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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