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Project Leader 2022-2023
Extracurricular Day Project
The Extracurricular Day is a student-led project which plans a day's activities for the Brindishe Manor Primary School kids…
Autism Summer Project Volunteer 2022
Kith & Kids
About Kith & KidsWe provide activities, opportunities, information and support for people with a learning disability or…
Reviewer (brief scoping reviews, various topics)
Fulham Good Neighbours
We are seeking an enthusiastic, self-motivated, and independent MRes or PhD student with literature review skills to carry…
Volunteer to sort donated clothing items
Lifeafterhummus Community Benefit Society
Thanks to a team of 50 local volunteers supporting a small team of 3 people we run a surplus foodbank very close to UCL…
Clothing menders and clothing swap helpers
Lifeafterhummus Community Benefit Society
Thanks to a team of 50 local volunteers supporting a small team of 3 people we run a surplus foodbank very close to UCL…
Barnet Friends Volunteer
Community Barnet
Barnet Friends has been developed to support Barnet residents suffering from loneliness and isolation. We are seeking to…
Weekend Club Autism Support Volunteer
Kith & Kids
Join us on our Weekend Clubs and get to know our friendly service users who have autism or a learning disability as you all…
Autism Employability Project Volunteer
Kith & Kids
Our Employability Project10am to 3pm, Monday and/or Friday during term-timeOur Employment & Life Skills Project (ELSP…
Befriending/Mentoring Autistic Young People
Resources for Autism
Resources for Autism is a dynamic and practical organisation providing services for Autistic children, young people and…
Befriending
Age UK Kensington & Chelsea
Volunteer befrienders offer social contact to older people in the community . People living alone can become very isolated…
Sense Virtual Buddy Volunteer
Sense
Sense Virtual Buddying volunteers make a real difference to supporting young people and adults who may be lonely or isolated…
Shopping Trip Volunteer
Age UK Kensington & Chelsea
The aim of the Escorted Shopping Trips is to assist older people who are unable to use public transport due to frailty or…
Keep Active Volunteer
Bishop Creighton House - Keep Active Hammersmith & Fulham
The aim of the Keep Active Volunteer Scheme is to provide support to older people with outdoor mobility and exercises after…
Dementia Support Volunteer
Age UK Westminster
Age UK Westminster has launched a brand new Maintenance Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (MCST) programme where group members…
Digital Support Volunteers
Age UK Westminster
Support older people to learn basic computer and mobile phone skills to help them connect online with their loved ones! Age…
Telefriends
Age UK Camden
Telefriends volunteers are matched with an older person and commit to making a regular weekly phone call. The volunteers…
Dementia Befriending
Age UK Camden
The Dementia Befriending Service supports people to live independently and safely at home for as long as possible, stay…
Beyond Boundaries Telephone Support Volunteer
Body & Soul
Beyond Boundaries is Body & Soul’s vital telephone support service that is built on our values of love, kindness, and a…
Coffee Morning Volunteer
Holborn Community Association
The coffee morning has been designed to engage with those who do not engage with current community centres by providing a…
Befriender Volunteer
One Housing Group
To act as a befriender to vulnerable One Support customers. To undertake regular visits or outings and to help address…
Mentor (Hammersmith & Fulham)
The Kids Network
The Kids Network are a London based organisation working in boroughs across the city to help support children aged 8-11…
Digital Impact Trainer
Otermans Institute
Otermans Institute (OI) provides free professional development and soft skills training support to some of the most…
Social Club Volunteer
North London Cares
Our Social Clubs are free activities which take place both face-to-face and remotely, and bring older (65+) and younger…
Volunteer Befriender For Adults with Learning Disabilities
Hft London
Hft London are currently seeking volunteers with an interest in learning more about the lives of adults who have learning…