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Events Volunteer


Diabetes is one of the biggest health problems facing not just the UK, but the world. We need your help to prevent some of these shocking facts:

* 3 people die from diabetes- related complications such as heart attacks, strokes and kidney failure every hour. That’s more deaths from diabetes than breast and prostate cancer combined.

* Finally, 10% of the NHS budget is spent on treating the complications of people with diabetes that’s £1m an hour.

Student Charity Ambassador


?Students Vs Blood Cancer?.

We are supporting Delete Blood Cancer UK (DBC UK) in the fight against Blood Cancer.

Why not Volunteer with DBC UK and become a Student Ambassador.

Meet friends and create a social event in University while being part of a great cause!

DBC UK are looking for Student Ambassadors within universities to recruit and lead volunteers, organise donor drives and spread the word!

Are you looking for an opportunity to save a life and make a genuine difference?

Day-Centre Volunteer


The Holy Cross Centre Trusts (HCCT) is an independent, secular organisation founded in 1988. We work with marginalised and vulnerable adults across London, and we pride ourselves in doing things differently.

We are looking for general volunteers to work at a Mental Health Wellbeing centre in Swiss Cottage where people who suffer from mental health issues attend.

The role is to provide emotional and practical support to clients, as well as to support the logistics through cooking, cleaning and offering administrative support if required.

Impact Volunteer

The ILDS has an opportunity for a Volunteer Impact Officer to join us reporting to the Operations and Fundraising Manager. This role will predominantly be conducted remotely at your own home, we expect it to require a commitment of between 5 and 7 hours per week.

You will have an interest in International Health Care and Marketing Communications as well as some experience writing for web, evaluating evidence and producing case studies.

Smoking Cessation Volunteer Champions


Volunteers needed to help with smoking cessation

Volunteer Assistant Youth Worker


Are you passionate about supporting and inspiring young people? Do you have a particular skill or life experience that could be used to organise fun activities that could help young people to learn and develop new skills set?

Project Lead - Young People and Digital Healthcare

Application deadline: 
Sunday, 31 March 2019

Following recent local and national developments in digital healthcare, Healthwatch Central West London is focusing on identifying the healthcare needs and aspirations of young people aged 16 – 25 in Hammersmith & Fulham.

We will be working with young people to develop and trial different engagement methods and activities to talk to young people about their healthcare.

Community Fundraising Volunteer

Interested in seeing what working for a busy charity is like? GOSH raises funds to make a difference to the lives of 619 seriously ill children who arrive at Great Ormond Street Hospital every day, and we’re looking for an office volunteer to help in our Community Fundraising team! We want to hear from people who are passionate about talking to a diverse array of supporters on the phone and will be able to help us with campaign research. You will be using our database, so IT skills are essential. We’re looking forward to welcoming you to our friendly team!

Fundraising Coordinator


We are looking for a motivated, organised and caring individual with good IT skills to support us and our fundraisers!

As a small charity, we rely on our fantastic supporters who raise money for the organisation through a whole range of events and activities. The Fundraising Co-ordinator role is crucial to co-ordinating and administering support to ensure the efficient day to day running of the charity’s fundraising activities.

Day Centre Volunteer


St John’s Hospice Day Centre requires volunteers to support the structure and organisation of the centre, to ensure every patient has a rewarding and positive experience.

Volunteers are involved with the running of the centre on Mondays and Thursdays (HIV care programme) and Tuesdays and Fridays (cancer, MS, MND, Heart Failure, Parkinson’s and COPD care programme) and the centre is open to clients from 09.00 until 16.30.

Volunteers work either from 09.30-12.30 or from 12.00-15.00, thereby providing maximum cover for lunch.

Awareness Volunteer

Pancreatic Cancer Action is a national charity who aims to improve the survival of men and women diagnosed with pancreatic cancer patients by raising awareness of symptoms and risk factors, funding research into early diagnosis, campaigning for more funding and providing patients with information and support.

As part of our awareness drive we are looking for volunteers who can help us raise funds as well as disseminate vital information about the disease.

Outcomes Champion


Do you have an interest in health and how we measure outcomes’ Do you like working with people? Are you training as a therapist? Are you good with spreadsheets and do you have a tidy mind with a quest for detail and completion? If so, I should be delighted to hear from you. Come and meet our peer led groups within the Blackfriars area of London.

Multimedia Volunteer

We are looking to recruit a Multimedia Volunteer. As a Multimedia Volunteer you will be helping out with our audio-visual production process and assisting on photo and/or video shoots.

This is a great opportunity to gain experience within a large charity and develop your existing skills and learn new ones. We need you to get involved and help make positive changes to the lives of people affected by MS.

Care Support Volunteer


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Revitalise is a national charity that provides respite holidays for disabled people and carers. Our guests always tell us that a big part of what makes their holiday so special are the volunteers!

Walk Leader Volunteer


We are looking for new Buddy Volunteers to support our Health Team activities. The aim of our Buddy Volunteering programme is to support, encourage and enable carers to take better care of their own health. The programme includes walking tours and other activities, support for carers to attend health appointments, possibly accompany carers to access exercise/gym.

Collection Tin Coordinator


As a charity, the Stroke Association? s work relies heavily on the generosity of our supporters and volunteers in order to raise funds and talk about the great services we provide to the community. By placing collection tins in the local area you increasing awareness the charity whilst raising much needed funds for the work that we do. This is a great opportunity to add some community engagement to your CV by volunteering a few hours a month throughout the year.

Support Group Volunteer


Support Groups Volunteer

Make a difference in the lives of stroke survivors and gain valuable experience in the process. We run a range of different groups and volunteers can be allocated to one or more groups according to their needs, eg. high care groups, self-help group, Talk Stroke group for people with communication difficulties, exercise classes, etc.

As a volunteer you will be asked to:

* help design activities and resources;

* run activity during group sessions;

Event Day Volunteer

This role has been developed especially for those that want to volunteer but are unable too due to other commitments. This is a great role as you will be supporting the fundraising team at some great events, that are fun and interactive. you will get the chance to speak to supporters and build on the great atmosphere. We have many events throughout the year that we need support with on the day. its not a regular commitment but we want to build up a community of volunteers that get to know each other that we can call on for support at each event.

Massage Therapy Volunteer

Perhaps you’re studying a health and beauty, or alternative therapies course; maybe you’re looking for a placement as part of your course; Centra is a non-profit charity, supporting the needs of vulnerable adults in our community, to provide them with life and skills enhancing support. Our service users live independently in purpose built blocks of flats.

Centra has a partnership with the Amy Winehouse Foundation called Amy’s Place, which provides supported living accommodation for young women in recovery and receiving support with drug and alcohol issues.

Communications Volunteers

- Assisting with facebook live and similar live online events

- Designing and editing a wide range of charity materials.

However, we are flexible and open to hearing new ideas - so if you have suggestions of different ways you can support our communications team we want to hear from you!

Hear what other UCL students have to say about their time volunteering with ECHO:…

We look forward to hearing from you!

Frontline Children's Support Volunteer


Body & Soul are a charity dedicated to transforming the impact of childhood adversity, supporting people of all ages affected by family disruption, suicidal behaviour and HIV. We deliver a proven transformational programme for people of all ages who have experienced significant childhood adversity We believe that people should be able to live their lives free from shame, and no one should have their life chances reduced because of traumatic experiences in their past. We also believe that transformational change does not have an age limit.

Marketing Assistant

Small Charity, Big Aspirations - Be part of the team who are building a bioartificial liver!

We are a medical research charity, based at the Royal Free Hospital Campus of the UCL Medical School. We support research into relieving the suffering of patients with liver disease and the causes and mechanisms of liver disease. Currently our primary initiative is the development of a Bioartificial Liver Machine, which has the potential to prove as important as the kidney dialysis machine.

Speaker Scheme Volunteer


Diabetes is one of the biggest health problems facing not just the UK, but the world. We need your help to prevent some of these shocking facts:

3 people die from diabetes- related complications such as heart attacks, strokes and kidney failure every hour. That’s more deaths from diabetes than breast and prostate cancer combined.

Stroke Champions Programme Outreach Volunteer

The Stroke Champions Program is a befriending service for stroke survivors in which volunteers go spend one-to-one time with these individuals in their homes or outdoor places such as coffee shops, parks, etc. The purpose is to build this vulnerable population’s confidence to become an active member in their community. Responsibilites may include, but are not limited to one-to-one visits, being an ambassador to Islinton Stroke Service, Manor Gardens and basic administrative tasks.