Thinking of Volunteering?
Why Volunteer? explains how volunteering is good for you.
Telford & Wrekin Volunteer Centre has advice, support and useful links.
Do-it, Be more – is a national database of volunteering opportunities.
NCVO – is the National Council for Voluntary Organisations.
Are you interested in volunteering with the Forum? Find out more and fill in our questionnaire now!
Local Volunteering Opportunities
Please visit the organisation’s website for more details. Certain roles may not be available at all times, nor in the Telford area, and other roles may be available which aren’t listed. If you know of volunteering opportunities we haven’t include, please CONTACT US and let us know.
|Accord Housing||Co-ordinating activities, dining companion, befriending, escort companion, bistro & libraries assistants, singing group, gardening||Website|
|Age UK||Befriending, day centre helpers, dementia drop in centres, driving, telephone buddy, trustee, helping people fill in forms, advocacy, gardening mentors, mentoring young people, fundraising, admin work||Website|
|Alzheimer's Society||Raising awareness, support services at Dementia Cafe, Kinver||Email for more details|
|Barking Mad||Dog Sitting||Website|
|Be Active||Community Champions - free training opportunities to coach||Email for more details|
|Beanstalk||Help a child to read||Website|
|Citizens Advice Bureau||Admin work, information & advice, campaigning||Website|
|Contact the Elderly||Hosting afternoon tea, driver||Website|
|Dogs Trust||Dog walking, maintenance, other roles||Website|
|East Shropshire talking newspapers||Presenters||Website|
|Gladstone Veterinary Clinic||Helping the terminally ill look after their pets||Website|
|Healthwatch||Patient representatives, collecting views, enter & view reps, other roles||Website|
|Home Start Telford||Working with families||Website|
|Ironbridge & Severn Gorge Lions Club||Supporting local causes||Website|
|Listen not label||Support services for disabled people and their carers||Website|
|Macmillan Cancer Support||Fundraising/campaign||Website|
|Mentor Link||Supporting young people||Website|
|National Trust||Stately homes, gardens, other roles||Website|
|Newport District Lions Club||Supporting local causes||Website|
|Red Cross||Support at Home, mobility aids support, transport, massage||Website|
|Royal British Legion||Supporting local causes||Website|
|Royal Voluntary Service (RVS)||Good neighbours & befriending, community transport||Website|
|RSPCA||Various roles in animal care||Website|
|Save the Clifton||Help regenerate the Clifton Cinema||Website|
|Senior Citizens Forum||Trustee/committee member, action group member, computer tutor, delivering magazines||Find out more|
|Severn Gorge Countryside Trust||Conservation||Website|
|Severn Hospice||Charity shops, gardening||Website|
|Shared Lives||Sharing your home with somebody who needs support||Website|
|Shropshire & Newport Canal Trust||Conservation||Website|
|Shropshire Deaf & Hard of Hearing Forum||Support services||Website|
|Shropshire Disability Network||Support services||Website|
|Shropshire Union Canal Society||Conservation||Website|
|Shropshire Wildlife Trust||Conservation & wildlife||Website|
|Sight Loss Shropshire||Support services||Website|
|Signal||Befriending service for deaf & hard of hearing people. Our volunteer Befriending Buddies offer help to find out what equipment and services may be useful, and one to one support to help people with hearing loss make the most of family, social and work life again.||Website|
|Telford & Wrekin Council||Community History, IT volunteer, events set up, other various roles||Website|
|Telford Crisis Support||Community store, food bank||Website|
|Telford Lions Club||Supporting local causes||Website|
|Telford Mind||Support services||Website|
|Walkabout Wrekin||Walk leading, admin, committee||Website|
|WEA||Help promote & provide local learning||Website|
|Wellington Cottage Care||Charity shop, activities, computers, fundraising, gardening||Website|
|Wrekin Forest Volunteers||Conservation||Website|
|Wrekin Lions||Supporting local causes||Website|
|Wyldwoods||Share your skills, arts & crafts, gardening, cookery||Website|
|Young Carers Service||Support services||Website|