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All Opportunities (66)
 
Hospital Buddy Volunteer
LinkAge Southwark
Min. 24 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Hospital Buddy Volunteer
Volunteering
Volunteer
Health

Hospital Buddies volunteers will be matched with an older person who is going into hospital for an elective surgery. They will provide information, support and reassurance both pre admission and after discharge from hospital.

 
Gentle Gardening Volunteer
Coin Street Centre Trust
Min. 0 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Gentle Gardening Volunteer
Volunteering
Volunteer
Environment

Make local green spaces more colourful and vibrant through helping with planting, watering and weeding. Learn about how to bring wildlife into urban places through planting and looking after the environment.

 
Communication Officer
Children of the Mekong
Min. 12 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Communication Officer
Volunteering
Volunteer
Education

 
Befriender Volunteer
The Markfield Project
Min. 24 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Befriender Volunteer
Volunteering
Befriender
Disability

We are looking for new volunteers to join our team at The Markfield Project to make a huge difference to the families we support.

 
Project Access Mentor
Project Access International
Min. weeks
London, United Kingdom
Project Access Mentor
Volunteering
Mentor
Education

 
Social Club Volunteer
South London Cares
Min. 0 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Social Club Volunteer
Volunteering
Befriender
Mental Health

Our social clubs bring people together across generational divides to have fun; learn new things and create new friendships.

 
In - Deep Over 50's Dinner
In - Deep
Min. 26 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
In - Deep Over 50's Dinner
Volunteering
Volunteer
Disability

We run a monthly three course meal for isolated older people with live entertainment. Volunteers are vital to the dinner as with out them it would not go ahead. They provide a variety of roles.

 
Education for Sustainability Project
King's Sustainability
Min. 0 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Education for Sustainability Project
Volunteering
Volunteer
Education

Support the King's Sustainability Team to integrate sustainability into all modules and courses at king's!

 
Volunteer Warden at Crossbones Graveyard
Bankside Open Spaces Trust
Min. 0 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Volunteer Warden at Crossbones Graveyard
Volunteering
Volunteer
Culture

Crossbones is a stone's throw away from London Bridge and was boarded up and closed for many years. Behind the hoardings is a post-medieval, un-consecrated pauper’s burial ground with the remains of an estimated 15,000 people buried there.

 
Community Fridge Volunteer
Pembroke House
Min. 0 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Community Fridge Volunteer
Volunteering
Greeter
Health

Help host our Community Fridge which aims to use food that would otherwise have gone to waste.

 
Home Reading Volunteer
Doorstep Library
Min. 3 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Home Reading Volunteer
Volunteering
Volunteer
Young People

We need KCL students who have a passion for reading to join our volunteer team and support the number of families in London we have on our books waiting to be paired with a Reading Volunteer.

 
Forming the Future - tutoring volunteer in-person and online
Coin Street Centre Trust
Min. 15 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Forming the Future - tutoring volunteer in-person and online
Volunteering
Volunteer
Education

Share your knowledge and experience with young people. We are recruiting for volunteers who can make learning fun, build confidence and help students studying with in our 1:1 tutoring sessions.

 
Garden volunteer
Sutton House, National Trust
Min. 10 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Garden volunteer
Volunteering
Volunteer
Arts

Many of us have taken up gardening during the lockdown so we are calling all plant lovers, novice gardeners and keen enthusiasts to join our gardening group to look after our community garden, Breaker’s Yard.

 
Nature conservation volunteering across London
The Conservation Volunteers
Min. 0 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Nature conservation volunteering across London
Volunteering
Volunteer
Animals

We are The Conservation Volunteers (TCV), connecting people and green spaces to deliver lasting outcomes for both. Join thousands of people and communities across the UK connecting to nature on their doorsteps and contributing to its protection.

 
Reading Helper Volunteer
Coram Beanstalk
Min. 24 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Reading Helper Volunteer
Volunteering
Volunteer
Education

The role of a reading helper places you in the heart of primary school life. You’ll be leading reading sessions that bring a positive reading experience to children outside of the classroom. Children will benefit from someone giving them 1:1 support.

 
Online Reading Volunteer
Doorstep Library
Min. 2 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Online Reading Volunteer
Volunteering
Volunteer
Education

We need KCL students with a passion for reading to join our volunteer team and support the number of families, over Zoom, who we have on our books waiting to be paired with a Reading Volunteer.

 
Community listening campaign about climate
King's Sustainability
Min. 0 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Community listening campaign about climate
Volunteering
Volunteer
Environment

 
Children's Music Activity Volunteer
Pembroke House
Min. 8 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Children's Music Activity Volunteer
Volunteering
Volunteer
Culture

Supporting our music academy for children aged 9-14 (no music experience needed!)

 
St Mary le Strand Church
St Mary Le Strand
Min. 0 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
St Mary le Strand Church
Volunteering
Trainee
Arts

Come and sing in the Community Choir and/or informal church choir

 
Befriending
Blackfriars Settlement
Min. 0 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Befriending
Volunteering
Befriender
Older People

Purpose of role: With an ageing population, more and more older people are at risk of isolation and loneliness as partners and friends pass away, children and grandchildren move away and the community around them changes at a fast pace.

 
Volunteer Befriender
LinkAge Southwark
Min. 26 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Volunteer Befriender
Volunteering
Befriender
Older People

 
'Get Active' Befriender
Time & Talents Association
Min. 26 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
'Get Active' Befriender
Volunteering
Befriender
Health

 
Love Your Neighbour - Intergenerational 1-2-1 Friendship Matching
South London Cares
Min. 24 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Love Your Neighbour - Intergenerational 1-2-1 Friendship Matching
Volunteering
Befriender
Mental Health

Love Your Neighbour is our intergenerational one-to-one friendship programme. We introduce younger and older neighbours in Southwark and Lambeth, to share time, laughter, and joy together through regular meet-ups or phone calls, or a mix of both.

 
HR Support
Link UP London C.I.C.
Min. 0 Weeks Minimum weeks
London Borough of Tower Hamlets, United Kingdom
HR Support
Volunteering
Volunteer
Disability

Help local disability organisation improve their employment framework and contracts.

 
Volunteer Ambassador
Tutor The Nation
Min. 0 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Volunteer Ambassador
Volunteering
Ambassador
Education

We are looking for Volunteer Ambassadors to help us spread the word about Tutor The Nation on university campuses across the UK

 
British Sign Language Interpreting Volunteer
Off the Curriculum.
Min. 0 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
British Sign Language Interpreting Volunteer
Volunteering
Trainer
Education

Off the Curriculum (OTC), an educational charity, is looking for British Sign Language (BSL) Interpreting Volunteers, to interpret educational videos in English into British Sign Language.

 
In - Deep Music therapy Volunteers
In - Deep
Min. 26 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
In - Deep Music therapy Volunteers
Volunteering
Volunteer
Arts

In - Deep run music therapy sessions for children and young adults with send aged 3 - 25 with qualified music therapists and in age appropriate groups. Volunteers help support the children as well the running of the sessions.

 
Become a Mentor! Make a difference to a child in London
The Kids Network
Min. 52 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Become a Mentor! Make a difference to a child in London
Volunteering
Volunteer
Mental Health

 
Love Your Neighbour Volunteer
North London Cares
Min. 24 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Love Your Neighbour Volunteer
Volunteering
Volunteer
Mental Health

Our Love Your Neighbour programme connects younger people with their older neighbours for a 1-2-1 intergenerational friendship through regular visits or calls. The programme provides conversation and companionship to help combat social isolation.

 
Marketing and Communications Volunteer
Sutton House, National Trust
Min. 0 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Marketing and Communications Volunteer
Volunteering
Volunteer
Arts

Can you tell a compelling story in an unfolding Twitter thread? Can you paint a beautiful blackboard that gives a clear message to our visitors? Can you create engaging photos or videos about Sutton House, to share on social media?