Zero Food Waste is a project at UCL that aims to tackle food waste on campus. We re-distribute food from where it is in excess to where it is in need: from UCL cafés to homeless shelters. (Volunteering takes place on Fridays and Sundays in the afternoon/evening.)
From before they are born until they are into their twenties, we help disadvantaged children across the UK. We help them through fostering or adoption and by intervening early to stop neglect and abuse. We make life better for children with disabilities.
ACTSA campaigns for rights, equality and development for the people of Southern Africa. ACTSA was established in 1994 as the successor organisation to the Anti-Apartheid Movement (AAM), to develop and promote solidarity in the UK and internationally with southern Africa.
Action Medical Research is the leading UK-wide charity dedicated to funding vital research to help sick children . As a charity we find and fund cutting-edge research across the UK most likely to deliver real benefit to children.
Action Tutoring is a national education charity that supports disadvantaged young people to achieve a meaningful level of academic attainment. This enables them to go on to progress in education, employment or training.
The Afghanistan and Central Asian Association (ACAA) is a small but successful Afghan organisation founded in 2001 by Dr Nooralhaq Nasimi, a refugee who arrived in the UK with his young children in 1999.
Africa Health Organisation (AHO) is an international health agency providing health and social care in Africa and the Diaspora such as the UK. Its main activities are disease prevention, treatment and medical research and development.
ACS is a non-profit organisation. Our organisation provides inclusive services to local adults, children and families living on low incomes, supporting young people from disadvantaged backgrounds' to achieve and develop new skills in the community.
The After School Crew aims to build a society with stronger community bonds, where every child has equal access to education. For a couple of hours each week, we work with primary school children in Kings Cross.
Age UK Islington is a charity which uses innovative techniques to provide support to Islington residents over the age of 16, enabling them to use self-help approaches to manage their own health and wellbeing.
Age UK Kensington & Chelsea is a local charity working with and for older people. We aim to promote independence and well-being in later life, encouraging self-help and peer support.
We offer a wide range of services and activities, and provide
The Alzheimer's Society has a vision of a better, fairer world for people with dementia. We believe that people with dementia and the people who care for them have the right to high quality services and support.
The UCL Amnesty International Outreach Project aims to provide volunteers from UCL who are interested in Education and Human Rights the platform to promote positive changes in the wider community through their actions and commitment.
The Anna Fiorentini Theatre & Film School, which is a not for profit organisation, opened in 2001 as a Prince's Trust Business. Since then it has won multiple Business of London Awards and has a growing reputation within the performing arts industry.
Aston-Mansfield has been working in the heart of east London for over 130 years. We provide a wide range of community development support and activities in the London Borough of Newham, directly delivering services to around 1000 people and 900 organisations each year.
* 'Ataxia' means ‘lack of order'. People with ataxia have problems with movement, balance, and speech. Over 10,000 people in the UK have a form of ataxia.
* We fund research into developing safe, effective treatments. Our ultimate goal is to find a cure.
Stephens House is an imposing grade II listed mid Victorian mansion with extensive gardens landscaped by Robert Marnock. These contain a unique collection of trees forming an attractive backdrop to the House.
Our vision is a nation of confident children literate for life. We believe that every child deserves the opportunity to develop to their full potential and literacy is essential to achieving this in both education and in life.
Benjamin Franklin House is a dynamic museum and educational facility located at 36 Craven Street, just off Trafalgar Square. The House is the only remaining residence of this American founding father and distinguished scientist.
Bletchley Park is a place of exceptional historical importance. It remains highly relevant to our lives today and for the future. It is the home of British codebreaking and a birthplace of modern information technology.
Come and join the Bloomsbury Festival team as a volunteer and be part of a global festival here on your doorstep. Bloomsbury Festival is a festival of arts, culture, science, literature and fun that explodes onto the streets of Bloomsbury over 5 days in October.
Sick, injured and homeless pets have relied on us since 1897. Abandoned or unwanted, ill or injured, pets turn to us for help every year. Our doors are always open to them, and with your support, they always will be.
Body & Soul uses a comprehensive, community-based and trauma informed approach to address the life-threatening effects of adverse childhood experiences. Whether someone has been neglected or abused, trafficked, attempted suicide or stigmatised because of HIV - we have helped to liberate thousands of people from the trauma that controls them.
We are on a mission to help children in London learn to read. On average, 8 children in a class leave primary school every year unable to read well, disproportionately effecting children growing up in poverty.
Breast Cancer Now is the only UK-wide charity providing specialist support and tailored information for anyone affected by breast cancer. Our clinical expertise and emotional support network help thousands of people find a way to live with, through and beyond breast cancer.
We're a small charity with a big mission. We are the only charity in the UK supporting anyone with any lung condition. We fund vital research, campaign for positive change in the nation's lung health and offer support to those affected by a lung condition so that no one has to face it alone.
The British Red Cross helps people in crisis, whoever and wherever they are. We are part of a global voluntary network, responding to conflicts, natural disasters and individual emergencies.
Brook is the UK's leading provider of sexual health services and advice for young people under 25. We are the only charity working across the UK and Channel Islands that specialises in working with young people to promote their sexual health in the wider context of health and wellbeing.
Burgh House is a grade I listed house built in the early years of the 18th century. We are open to the public as an art gallery and local history museum with a diverse programme of cultural events including exhibitions, talks, concerts and workshops.