VOLUNTEERING THROUGH US
We all know volunteering is a great way to help the people, communities and causes you care about
Did you know there are also many benefits for YOU through being a volunteer? Whether you are an experienced volunteer or new to volunteering, you can gain new skills, make friends, or get to know your community.
Using Go Volunteer Glos is the simplest way to find the widest range of local volunteering opportunities in the county all in one place. No matter what your interest is – anything from dog walking for an elderly person to creating a new community garden to fundraising - there should be something here for you. As the world of volunteering continues to grow, there are even opportunities for people who want or need to volunteer from home
BENEFITS OF BEING A VOLUNTEER
Can improve your mental and physical health
Enjoy meeting new people and making friends!
Learn new skills and knowledge, which could open doors to new job opportunities
TO FIND THE RIGHT VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITY FOR YOU...
just follow these simple steps
Easily search and filter on your preferences to find your perfect opportunities
Create an account
To respond to an opportunity, you need an account.
Create your account or login
Respond to an opportunity
Fill-in the details requested by the organisation, and they will be in touch
Can't find the right opportunity today?
Let organisations contact you when they have opportunities that match your interests. Just complete your full profile to Join our Volunteer Pool
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NEW TO VOLUNTEERING?
There’s all the variety you could possibly want … from reading to a child in school, coaching a sports team, being an emergency floods responder, right through to being a trustee for a charity, and everything in between! Share and pass on your existing skills or learn something new
Each organisation needing volunteers will have their own arrangements for how best to support you. If you’re not sure, just ask them
You’re in the right place to search for the largest choice of local opportunities!
STORIES FROM OUR COMMUNITIES
We know sometimes people may be interested in volunteering, but not know how to get involved or have concerns they don’t have the right skills, enough time, aren’t the right age, or are apprehensive about going into a new situation. If you can relate to this, here are some stories of people who had similar concerns and are now active volunteers:
Maureen tells us how she regained her sense of purpose through volunteering during retirement
Anthony tells us how a volunteering role helped him to gain the experience and skills necessary to find his perfect job!
Caroline tells us how she manages to combine her volunteering with a full-time job