Why volunteer?

With busy lives, it can be hard to find time to volunteer. But the rewards can be huge.

Volunteering can help you make friends, learn new skills, boost your career and even improve your happiness and health

  • A sense of achievement. Volunteering is an opportunity to try something new and gain a real sense of achievement.
  • Make a difference. Volunteering can be a positive change for people, neighbourhoods and communities.
  • Meet new people. Volunteers often say that that they enjoy the chance to become friends with people they might otherwise not meet.
  • Be part of a community. Volunteering can help you feel part of something outside your friends and family.
  • Learn new skills. Volunteering can help you learn new skills and gain experience
  • Take on a challenge. Through volunteering you can challenge yourself to try something different and discover hidden talents.
  • Enjoy it!  

Ready to volunteer?

Take the first step to making a difference by exploring our volunteering opportunities on Do-it.org, the national database, using the link below:

Or get in touch with us for a chat about volunteering 

Call Sarah-Jane Wilson on 07790 948335 or email sarah.wilson@care-plus.org.uk

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