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Summer Holidays- Oxfordshire and Wales
Oxford & District Mencap
Oxford & District Mencap run exciting activity holidays for teenagers and adults with learning disability. We are…
UCL Student Hospital Fun Team
UCL Student Hospital Fun Team
UCL Student Hospital Fun Team is an award-winning volunteering organisation that aims to create a sense of normality for…
Kingston and Richmond BuddyUp
Richmond AID
Richmond and Kingston Volunteer Buddy:Become a buddy to a young person with a disability in the Richmond or Kingston…
Home Reading Volunteer in Camden and other locations
Doorstep Library
Doorstep Library Reading Volunteers visit the same families at home or on their doorstep, every week with backpacks full of…
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…
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…
Befriender Volunteer
One Housing
To act as a befriender to vulnerable One Support customers. To undertake regular visits or outings and to help address…
Dementia Befriending
Age UK Camden
The Dementia Befriending Service supports people to live independently and safely at home for as long as possible, stay…
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…
Family Support Volunteer
Home Start Camden
Are you a mum, dad, grandparent or carer? We need people with your experience to volunteer!
Community Links Volunteer
Voluntary Action Camden
Want to develop experience and skills that can help with employment in health
Autism Xmas Project Volunteer 2022
Kith & Kids
About Kith & KidsWe provide activities, opportunities, information, and support for people with a learning disability or…
Weekend Club Autism Support Volunteer
Kith & Kids
About Kith & KidsWe provide activities, opportunities, information, and support for people with a learning disability or…
Social Buddy Volunteer
Share Community
About Share
Befriending Volunteer
Share Community
About Share
Online Reading Volunteer
Doorstep Library
Doorstep Library Online Reading Volunteers visit the same families online via Zoom every week to share their love of reading…
Volunteer Mentor - Mentor a Little Londoner in Camden or Brent
The Kids Network
The Kids Network are a London based organisation working in boroughs across the city to help support children aged 8-11…
Befriending Autistic Young People
Resources for Autism
Resources for Autism is a dynamic and practical organisation providing services for Autistic children, young people and…
Mentor an Autistic Young Person
Resources for Autism
We need volunteers to provide a supportive and positive relationship to autistic young people (from 12 to 24 years) to help…
Spectrum RUMS
Spectrum RUMS
Spectrum supports children with disabilities by partnering them up with two medical students who spend a couple of hours…
Activity Guides
Beyond Sight Loss
Join us at Beyond Sight Loss to guide our blind and visually impaired members in an array of activities and events
Family Befriender
Family Friends
Family Befrienders provide whole family support to families who are often facing multiple hardships. Volunteers will meet…
Big Buddy
Family Friends
Our Big Buddies are inspirational role models who provide support to young people aged 10-18 for a few hours weekly or…
Mental Health Buddy Volunteer
Young People's Mental Health Buddy: Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
This volunteering role supports the Best for You youth mental health programme and supports staff, patients and friends and…