Interested in helping to support charities, communities and not-for-profit organisations?
Numerous charities and not-for-profit organisations across Merseyside are regularly looking for volunteers to support them in a wide range of activities. Areas you could get involved in include:
Groups supporting vulnerable people, such as:
- asylum seekers
- the elderly
- the homeless
- individuals with health challenges or special needs
Community organisations, large and small, for example:
- Merseyside Police
- Merseyside Fire and Rescue
- The Salvation Army
- Fair Connections
Environmental and heritage groups:
- Local parks
- The National Trust
- The Catalyst Museum
Animal welfare charities, such as:
- Dogs Trust
- Clatterbridge Cancer Centre
- The Brain Charity
- Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital
Types of roles
A wealth of opportunites are available, everything from fundraising, event management and office-based support to advising and supporting specific intervention programmes. If you have a specific skill to offer, there are a number of specialist roles available, such as working on pro-bono law support or helping to pass on new skills to the unemployed or to those with special needs.
Explore the full range of volunteer opportunities on the Careers Zone 24/7 online platform.