Volunteering can give you many benefits:
Use your free time in an enjoyable and positive way.
Share your interests, knowledge and experience.
Explore career options or a career change.
Learn new skills and gain valuable experience for work or further education.
Get involved in your community and gain a sense of achievement.
Meet new people and gain references for future jobs.
What can I do?
There is a vast range of volunteering available now, you can do something with people, in offices, with animals, conservation.
You might want to do administration, befriending, DIY, ship restoration, rugby coach, finance, dog fostering, events, management committees, classroom support amongst a host of other areas.
When you are trying to decide what it is you are going to do, make sure that it is something that you are going to enjoy. There is a full list on our registration form.
One to One Advice Sessions
Volunteer Centre Sefton provides outreach services, giving you an opportunity to talk to an experienced advisor about what you want from volunteering.
These sessions are informal and often held in public buildings such as libraries or leisure centres, making it easy for you to get to us.
To attend one of these sessions you would need to call us on 01704 501024, ext 206 or 212, and make an appointment.
You will be able to discuss what it is you want from your volunteering, and what interests you whilst we compare your interests to the range of opportunities available.
Finding a Volunteering Opportunity
Volunteer Centre Sefton continually updates a database full of over 700 interesting and varied volunteering opportunities available in and around Sefton. Visit our website to find out more and get involved.