Why be a Volunteer

People choose to volunteer for different reasons – Read about Worcestershire volunteers in Success Stories

There are many reasons to volunteer...

Develop skills and experience, stand out in today's tough job market

A chance to gain new skills, knowledge and experience which can enhance your CV, as well as gaining references and experience of being in a workplace.

Meet people

an opportunity to meet new people, make friends, socialise and be part of your community

Give something back

to your local community, or by supporting organisations who have helped you or your family along the way

Follow your passion

this could be the environment, sport or looking after other people, whatever it is there will be a volunteering opportunity for you

Help others

make a difference to the lives of others and help people less fortunate than you

Give yourself a boost

feel personally valued and part of a team, build your self-confidence, have a better social life as well as improved job prospects.

Try something new

a chance to try something new and a break from a busy lifestyle.

Have Fun!

a fun and rewarding way to spend your free time