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Search volunteering opportunities with over 250 charitable groups from across Harrogate District. Please bear in mind that some roles will have changed during the coronavirus outbreak and the charity listing the opportunity may not have had an opportunity to update the details and may take longer than usual to get back to you.

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Health and Safety Officer
at Zero Carbon Harrogate
Zero Carbon Harrogate is a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) working to effect change across the district so that we can rapidly become a leading low carbon economy. We are currently made up of volunteers only and are now seeking a Health and Safety Officer to ensure the safety of members, volunteers and the public at large when we engage...
Safeguarding Officer
at Zero Carbon Harrogate
Zero Carbon Harrogate is a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) working to effect change across the district so that we can rapidly become a leading low carbon economy. We are currently made up of volunteers only and are now seeking a Safeguarding Officer to ensure we meet the required standards of security for our members, volunteers and...
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Book volunteer
at Cancer Research UK
• Sorting books out for sale • Pricing books • Stock replenishment
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Merchandising volunteer
at Cancer Research UK
To create fun and exciting displays all year round .....use window to display our fabulous donations and bought in goods. To come up with exciting Windows themes, dress mannequins and instore displays with use of colours and themes.
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Till volunteers
at Cancer Research UK
Serve customers on the till, keep the shop looking great and thank everyone who brings in their donations and custom.
Asset Management Volunteer
at Carers' Resource (Harrogate/Craven/Airedale)
To undertake a full physical audit of all IT and office equipment across the organisation including all offices (and staff using equipment remotely) using an asset management software tool and/or SAGE to record all (fixed) assets. Offices in Bradford, Skipton and Harrogate.
Nature Reserves Voluntary Trainee – North Central Reserves
at Yorkshire Wildlife Trust
Across North Yorkshire, our reserves team carries out vital practical conservation tasks, leading volunteer groups and carrying out office-based reserve management to enhance and protect nature. We are offering the opportunity for a new voluntary trainee to gain valuable experience within this team and develop skills in all aspects of habitat...
Trustee
at Carers' Resource (Harrogate/Craven/Airedale)
Carers’ Resource is looking for a new Trustee to join the Board. The Board is particularly interested in adding trustees who have substantial experience in charity or public sector finance. The role includes: Ensuring that the organisation complies with its governing documents, charity law, company law and other relevant legislation or regulations...
Retail & Catering Manager...at the Leeming Bar Station Tea Room and Shop
at Wensleydale Railway
Help take Leeming Bar Station House back 100 years to the roaring 20s by opening up a platform tea room and gift shop in a buffet car. You'll be a part of living heritage by helping us put a tea room and gift shop at the museum Station House, giving our visitors a taste of the last century to make their experience even more real.
Historic researchers...to bring the Leeming Bar Station House roaring back to 1925!
at Wensleydale Railway
The Wensleydale Railway has received lottery funding to renovate the Leeming Bar Station House into a living museum and education centre. We're taking our visitors back to 1925 and we need historical researchers and recorders to help us find the fine details that will really count towards making our visitor experience real. If you're...
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Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Volunteer
at Harrogate Town AFC Community Foundation
You’ll enable us to increase our understanding and awareness of Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI). We have an ambitious EDI strategy, and an EDI action plan for 2021 and you’ll be helping us to monitor our achievements against the plan and share information about our progress. The role will involve supporting the EDI Management team to...
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IT and Typist / Transcription
at North Yorkshire County Council - Library Service
We have a vacancy for a volunteer to take dictation, write emails and other documents to support a member of the public with a physical disability.
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IT Buddy (Ripon)
at North Yorkshire County Council - Library Service
We are looking for IT buddy volunteers to help people to get online. We currently have the following vacancies: 1. To help people who are unable to use IT themselves to access online services 2. To support people to practise their IT skills on a 121 basis 3. To help young people to develop their coding skills at a weekly club
Library Volunteer - Ripon Library
at North Yorkshire County Council - Library Service
Help the public to have a positive experience every time they visit Ripon Library. Help to promote reading for pleasure as well as helping to answer enquiries and help people to get online as well as planning and delivering library events and activities.
IT Support Volunteer - Ripon Library
at North Yorkshire County Council - Library Service
We are looking for a volunteer wanting to share their computer knowledge and skills to help those who are less confident. We need volunteers who are familiar with tablets, iPads & smartphones to help people use the internet, send emails, download eBooks etc.
Trustee
at Yorkshire Cancer Community
We are looking for people to join our Board of Trustees to help govern our small cancer charity which offers a support and information network across Yorkshire. The Board meet by Zoom, so applicants can come from any area. We are looking for someone with an interest in improving support services to people affected by cancer.
Finance Trustee for North Yorkshire Sport Partnership Board
at North Yorkshire Sport (NYS)
North Yorkshire Sport (NYS) is looking for an outstanding individual, with a passion for improving the lives of the citizens of North Yorkshire and an understanding of the challenging economic climate small and medium enterprises are operating in. We are specifically seeking a Trustee with financial experience who can Chair our Finance Sub...
Harrogate Clothes Bank Volunteer
at St Marks Church
We are looking for people to join our friendly team who help people on a low income to find suitable free clothes, and to help with sorting donations. We provide our service users with a friendly, helpful service. Clothes sorted and hung on rails so that people can browse and choose what they need, like and what fits.
Befriender
at Carers' Time Off @ Carers' Resource
We need volunteers who can offer 2 to 3 hours a week, a fortnight or even a month to visit or take people out whilst their carer takes a break This could include, chatting, having a coffee, doing crosswords, watching tv, knitting -, going for a walk, a drive, for a swim it is variable on the clients interests.
Local volunteer manager
at Girlguiding North Yorkshire West County
The local volunteer manager (commissioner) is require to offer leadership and team management to a dedicated team of volunteers to ensure high quality guiding is happening in an area They are responsible for administration and financial management in the local area. They should be able to promote guiding in the local area and welcome new...
A fabulous opportunity for anyone who loves to drive
at Dementia Forward
*Due to CV19, we’re unable to recruit volunteers to this particular role at the moment. However, there are lots of other ways you can support us and we hope to relaunch this service in the future. If you’d like more information, please enquire using the button below and we will be in touch about different ways you can support us.* We are looking...
Meeting & Network Representatives
at Healthwatch North Yorkshire
Purpose of the role To attend and represent Healthwatch North Yorkshire at meetings and network groups. Provide updates and contribute to discussions in meetings. Report back to Healthwatch with any important topics or key areas of interest we should know about. Key Activities • To attend meeting/network groups in or around North Yorkshire. •...
Artizan Sewing
at Artizan International
We are looking for experienced sewers who are able to help us from home by sewing products for our shop. These products will eventually be made at our projects in Peru & Ecuador, but while we continue to train our artisans overseas we need help here in Harrogate to get our shop fully stocked. We will be giving sewing projects such as; wash...
Volunteer Shop Assistant
at Artizan International
Our shop is currently closed, but we are actively looking for volunteers to help once we are able to open again. We are looking for confident and bubbly volunteers for our retail store in Harrogate town center. The sale of products made by our differently-able artisans overseas helps to fund the work we do both overseas and here locally in the UK.
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Woodland Volunteering Activities
at Make It Wild
We offer volunteering opportunities for a variety of woodland maintenance tasks. These include tree planting, tree tube removal, clearing of Himalayan Balsam, gorse and holly management, seed gathering and bracken control. We have a lovely team of volunteers and our volunteer events are very relaxed and friendly. We hope to see you soon!
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Habitat Management & Wildlife Study in Ancient Woodland
at Hawkmoth Wood
Hawkmoth Wood is 12 acres of privately owned Ancient Woodland in a much larger private woodland complex called Brafferton Springs. As part of ongoing development to return the woodland from plantation woodland following planting after WW2 we are now gradually harvesting the coniferous trees and replacing with native deciduous trees and shrubs....
Market Maker
at Harrogate Christmas Market
Welcoming and assisting Traders during the set-up phase. Then welcoming visitors and helping them find specific stalls, refreshments, banks and toilets, etc.
Disabled Riding Volunteer
at Follifoot Park Disabled Riders Group
Follifoot Park Disabled Riders Group provides horse riding for children and adults with disabilities. It aids their mobility, boosts their self confidence and provides them with some much needed enjoyment. Our volunteers help our riders enjoy their experience safely and securely. Their duties range from helping riders to mount and dismount and...
Admin Volunteer
at Ripon Museums Trust
This is a fantastic opportunity to use or develop your administration, organisational and communication skills as well as the opportunity to be practically involved in the operations of the museums. You may be : answering telephone calls taking messages and responding to enquiries entering data into spreadsheets and databases working with other...
Treasurer
at Little Crickets Pre-school
Can you spare 1-2 hours per week to help a wonderful pre-school based in Harrogate? Would you like to give something back to a registered charity whose main objectives are 'not for profit'? We are looking for a new Treasurer at Little Crickets Pre-school and would welcome volunteers from the wider community to help fulfil this diverse...
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Befriender
at Supporting Older People
Our aim is to alleviate isolation and loneliness for older people who have little or no contact with people. Without our services, many of our clients would be extremely isolated and would not be able to leave their homes. We enhance emotional well-being in an age-group where loneliness and depression is an ever-increasing problem. Human...
Musicians / Music Technicians
at Orb Community Arts
A lot of creativity (and fun) goes on in Orb's music facilities - ukulele group, bands rehearsing, jam band, singers singing, DJ-ing, individual music lessons (piano, guitar and more) - there's plenty to keep you busy! We have great facilities with a performance space, dedicated music studio, rehearsal space and DJ booth. If you can...
IT Tutor / IT Support
at Orb Community Arts
Orb has a range of computers and laptops in our IT suite and which provides access to the internet for our service users who have varying degrees of computer literacy. We want to recruit volunteers who have a broad range of IT skills and can support others to get online and help develop their IT skills. It is increasingly important for our...
Report & Research Writer
at Healthwatch North Yorkshire
Purpose of role – to support the Healthwatch Team to deliver robust, valid and reliable research reports and to ensure that strong evidence and research influences the organisation’s priorities and actions. Key activities - To observe the Volunteers Code of Conduct - Assist in producing both written and oral briefs for Healthwatch, based on...
Young Healthwatch
at Healthwatch North Yorkshire
Why become a Youthwatch Volunteer? There are so many reasons to volunteer with Youthwatch North Yorkshire, we thought we would list a few of the best ones: 1. To empower young people within health and social care! 2. To develop your skills, understanding, and aspirations! 3. To engage with your community and ensure everybody's needs are being...
A Community Health Connector
at Healthwatch North Yorkshire
Help to extend the reach of Healthwatch North Yorkshire through outreach activities - virtually &/or socially distanced. Assist the Volunteer Officer & the Outreach Coordinator at outreach events in the community. Communicate with a wide range of local people discussing health & social care services and providing information and...
Social Media Volunteer
at Healthwatch North Yorkshire
- Engage with local people via social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and Hootsuite - Provide assistance in updating social media platforms with interactive and interesting posts to increase followers and maintain existing followers - Promote Healthwatch North Yorkshire and activities through social media to extend the reach of...
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Trustee
at 1st Pannal Scout Group
Could you spare 4 evenings a year to help young people in Pannal? As a charity we need trustees to guide the group and ensure correct governance. No experience of either scouting nor being a trustee (training is provided), just an interest in helping young people in Pannal and Harrogate thrive and develop to their best potential. https://members....
Leader
at Girlguiding North Yorkshire West County
You will have the chance to make a valuable contribution to the lives of girls and young women, by helping on a weekly basis at a unit meeting. As a leader you'll help run a unit of girls, you can take your pick from Rainbows 5 - 7, Brownies 7 - 10, Guides 10 - 14 and Senior section 14 - 25. Girl guiding UK values the skills, knowledge and...
HELP Fundraiser
at Harrogate Easier Living Project (HELP)
Do you want to help make a difference to the lives of older and vulnerable people living independently? Do you have lots of enthusiasm and ideas for raising funds? We are looking for people to join our fundraising committee to help us raise funds to enable us to continue offering our services to people in the Harrogate District. Volunteers are...
Workshop Assistant - woodwork
at Jennyruth Workshops
This role assists our workshop supervisors in supporting adults with learning disabilities to cut out plywood figures on a scroll saw and to make and assemble wooden birdboxes, trugs and other items. These will be sold at craft fairs, on our website or may be a specific order. Full training and support will be given. Volunteers needed Monday,...
Shop Volunteers
at Saint Michael's Hospice
Shop Volunteers needed: Our retail operation relies heavily upon volunteers and provides a vital part of the income of our hospice. Dedicated teams of volunteers in the shops undertake a variety of tasks; serving customers, pricing goods and providing information to the public about the work of the hospice. The shops and volunteers are part of the...
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Treasurer - Knaresborough Community Land Trust
at Knaresborough Community Land Trust
We are seeking an experienced accountant to take up the role of Treasurer for the Knaresborough Community Land Trust (CLT), established in 2018. Knaresborough CLT was set up to create community-owned affordable housing to benefit those living and/or working in Knaresborough. This is an exciting time for the CLT as we progress our membership drive...
Events Volunteers
at Ripon Cathedral Development Campaign
The cathedral hosts four large fundraising events per year, including the well known Beer Festival each May. Volunteers are needed to help at these events to welcome visitors and ensure they enjoy their visit. You can also be involved in the planning and marketing of events in the run up to them.
Welcomer / Guides
at Ripon Cathedral Development Campaign
Volunteer Welcomers and Guides are needed to help welcome visitors to Ripons beautiful cathedral and to ensure that guests get the most from their vists. Full training is offered by our dedicated team prior to taking up duties, and regular 'Volunteer Briefing Sessions' are held to update all volunteers on specific or general issues....
Telephone or Remote Befriender
at MHA Communities Harrogate
Can you spare an hour or two each week to help an older person feel less lonely? We are looking for caring and committed volunteers to help support an older person who lives independently in their own home with regular telephone or video calls. The aim of telephone befriending is to reduce feelings of social isolation and loneliness. Our...
Administration Volunteer - Data Insight
at Saint Michael's Hospice
The Data Administrator Volunteer will be required to input various datasets from one format into another. The information will pertain to patients and requires complete confidentiality. Health services and health care professionals, including palliative care professionals, are increasingly being required to demonstrate that they make a measurable...
Catering Support Volunteer
at Saint Michael's Hospice
To provide support to the catering team, particularly during meal times. This will involve taking meal orders, helping to serve meals to patients, refreshing drinks and clearing plates away.
Hospice Support Volunteer
at Saint Michael's Hospice
The IPU Volunteer assists the clinical team on IPU in providing a high standard of support to patients, families, visitors and staff. The role covers a mix of administration, reception and practical tasks which will vary according to the needs of the unit on any particular day. The frequency of tasks varies: some are regular duties, others occur...
Fundraising Group Volunteer
at Saint Michael's Hospice
This role is ideal for those wanting to play an active and instrumental role in fundraising for Saint Michael's and Herriot Hospice Homecare. Our Fundraising Groups raise funds and awareness for the Hospices on a continual basis within their own communities. They organise a wide range of fundraising events from cake stalls to dances. A...
Art Support - currently online
at Orb Community Arts
Orb runs several art and craft groups (currently held online, but will return to face to face group working when COVID allows). We are looking for individuals to support our art tutors in delivery of these sessions. You would help create a welcoming and supportive environment, assist service users with their artwork and encourage them to get...
Play Worker (KISS Saturday Club)
at Harrogate Borough Council Disability Development
Do you have lots of energy? Do you like volunteering with children? Do you think that disabled children should have the same chances as non-disabled children? KISS Saturday club offers all children the chance to play, make a noise, make a mess, paint, cook, and have fun - regardless of their mental or physical ability. We need enthusiastic,...
Day Care/Lunch Club Volunteer
at Cliff House Community Support Services
Due to CV19, our lunch clubs are currently suspended, so we are not recruiting volunteers to this particular role at the moment. However, we hope to relaunch this service as soon as it is safe to do so. If you would like more information about other volunteer roles that we can offer in normal times, please enquire using the button below and we can...
Fundraising/Admin Support
at Changing Faces
We have a variety of volunteering opportunities available in our Sheffield Centre covering the Yorkshire and Humber region. Come and help support our work… Volunteer with our Skin Camouflage Service, either with administration or by training as a Skin Camouflage Practitioner and helping people with a visible difference to apply specialist...
Young Enterprise Business Advisor
at Young Enterprise
Young Enterprise Company Programme inspires students to set up and run their own real company guided by a Young Enterprise Business Advisor. Your enthusiasm, knowledge and real life experiences will enrich the learning for students and help them to understand the world of volunteer and prepare for their futures. You would also share in the...
Marie Curie Helper
at Marie Curie (Bradford)
Marie Curie Helper volunteers visit people with a terminal illness in their homes, offering companionship and support for up to three hours each week. The role involves helping with activities such as reading, making short trips to the shops, support to attend social events or appointments and providing information on local services. The service...
Horse Riding Volunteer
at Follifoot Park Disabled Riders Group
Helping adults and children with disabilities to go horse riding. It aids their mobility, boosts their confidence and provides them with some much needed fun. The role involves working with other volunteers, relatives and carers, principally by walking alongside the horses/ponies during rides to ensure the riders have a safe and enjoyable time.
Volunteer Van Driver
at Yorkshire Cancer Research
What Would I Be Doing? • loading donated items into the charity van at our Donation Centre and unloading them at one of our shops • delivery and collection of donated items in the charity van from various locations • helping to plan routes and delivery schedules • assisting in maintaining the van to a good standard and letting us know of any...
Fundraiser
at Guide Dogs for the Blind Association
This role is about getting involved in the community to raise money and awareness to help deliver an amazing service to people living with an visual impairment. This will involve participating in different events, posting posters, delivering collection boxes and participating in stalls selling items to help raise money. There is a mixture of...
Befriending Volunteer
at Mind In Harrogate District - The Acorn Centre
This service offers the opportunity for service users to meet with a volunteer befriender on a regular basis for walks, a café visit or a shopping trip.
Scout, Cub and Beaver Leaders
at 1st Knaresborough (Castle) Scout Group
Scout, Cub and Beaver Leaders needed to join 1st Knaresborough (Castle) Scout Group to help it bounce back from the pandemic. We'd love to talk to anyone who is, has been or would like to be a Scout Leader/Assistant and would be prepared to help the group.
Fundraiser Treasurer
at Guide Dogs for the Blind Association
-Maintaining accurate records of all income and expenditure by the Group. -To assign correct Guide Dogs banking codes to all donations. -To bank all funds donated to Guide Dogs promptly. -To complete and issue receipts to donors. -Attend Group meetings and advise members on current levels of income and expenditure -Monitor levels of expenditure,...
Fundraiser Group Coordinator
at Guide Dogs for the Blind Association
This is a rewarding opportunity for individuals who would like to organise events for Guide Dogs for the Blind that will help to raise money and awareness for our charity. This can also involve encouraging businesses to take part in our name a puppy scheme. This is a great way to start building relationships with local networks and businesses,...
Retail volunteer
at Ripon Museums Trust
This is a fantastic opportunity to join our team of friendly and enthusiastic volunteers who welcome visitors from far and wide to the 3 unique Ripon Law and Order Museums. You will be playing a vital role in keeping the museums open and operational so visitors can learn and enjoy their experience. The front of house team provide the first contact...
Singing Group Volunteer to join our Harrogate team
at Dementia Forward
*Due to CV19, we’re unable to recruit volunteers to this particular role at the moment. However, there are lots of other ways you can support us and we hope to relaunch this service in the future. If you’d like more information, please enquire using the button below and we will be in touch about different ways you can support us.* Join a happy...
Donation Centre Assistant
at Yorkshire Cancer Research
Our Volunteer Donation Centre Assistants play an essential role in the smooth running of our retail outlets while raising vital funds for Yorkshire Cancer Research. The majority of our shops don’t have a lot of space to store donated stock, so our donation centre is a vital resource to enable us to keep more stock, organise goods for sale and to...
eCommerce Assistant
at Yorkshire Cancer Research
Our Volunteer Ecommerce Assistants play an essential role in the smooth running of our online shop while raising vital funds for Yorkshire Cancer Research. If you enjoy surfing the internet or selling online why not join our retail team. This is an excellent opportunity if you want to gain experience in marketing, customer service and retail but...
Museum cleaner
at Ripon Museums Trust
Why Ripon Museums? As a volunteer cleaner, you will be playing a vital role in helping keep Ripon Museums clean and presentable for our visitors. This is a fantastic opportunity for a volunteer to provide a service for the museums. We are a charitable trust and rely on volunteers to operate. What will I be doing? You will be helping to clean our...
External Hire Assistant Volunteer
at Ripon Museums Trust
As a volunteer caretaker, you will be playing a vital role in helping Ripon Museums operate an external room booking hire system to help raise vital income for the Trust, which will help to preserve this important part of our heritage. This is a fantastic opportunity for a volunteer to develop a new service for the museums, connect with the local...
Date of opportunity: 18 November 2020
Finance Volunteer
at Ripon Museums Trust
• Entering invoices and expenditure details into the online software • Preparing payments for the Director to authorise • Checking the bank reconciliation monthly to see if any income/outgoing is not on it and flagging them to the Director • Flagging invoices that are unpaid after the 30 day period to the relevant department head for them to chase...
Museum Visitor Experience / Social Distance Marshall
at Ripon Museums Trust
This is a fantastic opportunity to join our team of friendly and enthusiastic volunteers who welcome visitors from far and wide to the 3 unique Ripon Law and Order Museums. You will be playing a vital role in keeping the museums open and operational so visitors can learn and enjoy their experience. These roles are at all 3 museums and enable a...
Museum Guide
at Ripon Museums Trust
All volunteers to the Ripon Museums have the following responsibilities: - To familiarise themselves with the introductory pack. - To ensure they know who to approach for information/advice/support needed to perform their duties within the specific area of volunteering. - Develop the background knowledge necessary to carry out their duties within...
Education Team Member
at Ripon Museums Trust
All volunteers to the Ripon Museums have the following responsibilities: - To familiarise themselves with the introductory pack. - To ensure they know who to approach for information/advice/support needed to perform their duties within the specific area of volunteering. - Develop the background knowledge necessary to carry out their duties within...
Historic Garden Volunteer
at Ripon Museums Trust
The garden volunteer team have worked enthusiastically to restore the Workhouse Museum gardens using the best combination of historical planting and modern horticultural techniques. The Workhouse garden is an integral part of the visitor experience of the museum. This is a fantastic opportunity to use your interest in gardening and horticulture...
Education Team Leader
at Ripon Museums Trust
All volunteers to the Ripon Museums have the following responsibilities: - To familiarise themselves with the introductory pack. - To ensure they know who to approach for information/advice/support needed to perform their duties within the specific area of volunteering. - Develop the background knowledge necessary to carry out their duties within...
Front of House Reception
at Ripon Museums Trust
This is a fantastic opportunity to join our team of friendly and enthusiastic volunteers who welcome visitors from far and wide to the 3 unique Ripon Law and Order Museums. You will be playing a vital role in keeping the museums open and operational so visitors can learn and enjoy their experience. The front of house team provide the first contact...
Learning Team Volunteers
at Ripon Museums Trust
By joining the learning team you will have fun, meet new people whilst using or developing your skills and experience of working with children and adults in the museums. Our learning team delivers a range of primary, secondary and adult workshops and tours. The Trust has a growing reputation for the delivery of engaging, interactive and enjoyable...
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Digital Champion
at Yorkshire Cancer Community
We want people who are active on social media and who are willing to share positive health messages with their friends and followers to help us catch cancer early. The CancerSMART team will be sharing messages via a Facebook group each week, and we would like Digital Champions to share these messages with their networks so we can reach more...
Wellspring Welcomers
at Wellspring Therapy & Training
Wellspring is a Christian charity which offers affordable counselling to the community. As a Wellspring Welcomer you will play a key part in the charity by welcoming clients and providing cover for our counsellors. This is a voluntary position but travel expenses are reimbursed. Welcomers volunteer for a morning, afternoon or evening a week. (...
Speech Support Worker
at Speak With IT
With kindness and compassion the volunteer will support individuals dealing with communication problems caused by Aphasia to improve their speech, communication skills and confidence. They will provide 1-to-1 coaching to patients in using specialist Speech and Language therapy software programmes. Volunteers will visit clients at their home in...
Volunteer Play Worker / Youth Worker
at Army Welfare Service
Help to provide fun activities for children and young people from Service families. We run play sessions and youth clubs for Service children and young people in Ripon.
Retail Assistant | Knaresborough
at Yorkshire Cancer Research
Whether it’s working front of house welcoming and serving customers, keeping the shop floor tidy and fresh, or organising stock behind the scenes, our volunteers play an essential role in the smooth running of the shop and raising vital funds for Yorkshire Cancer Research.
Befriender with HELP's Ripon & Rural Wellbeing Service
at Harrogate Easier Living Project (HELP)
Are you good at listening? Do you enjoy a chat? We are looking for empathetic befriending volunteers to provide companionship and a listening ear for older people who may need extra reassurance following a change in health, a recent bereavement or when self-esteem is at a low ebb. Having time to listen to the person can empower them, improve...
HELP Driving Force volunteer driver
at Harrogate Easier Living Project (HELP)
Do you like getting out and about? Could you help others to get out too? Our voluntary car driver service provides a lifeline to people unable to use public transport due to mobility, disability or location. We help people in Harrogate, Knaresborough and the surrounding villages to get to: - Medical and dental appointments - Day centres and...
IT Support Volunteer
at AbilityNet
COVID-19 Update: During the covid-19 pandemic we are delivering our services remotely and we are particularly interested to hear from individuals who want to help people who may feel more isolated than normal, having to shield themselves, maintain contain with friends and family. We are looking for people who are interested and skilled in...
Garden Volunteers
at Orb Community Arts
Orb has a thriving garden which features pots, vegetable beds, herb garden, greenhouse, hobbit house, pond, wildlife and more for people to enjoy. We want volunteer gardeners to help develop and maintain this space and help mentor service users in gardening and growing their own produce. The garden also provides the produce for our regular...
Youth Group Support
at Carers' Resource (Harrogate/Craven/Airedale)
This is an opportunity for volunteers to work alongside staff, supporting Young Carers age 7-11 at our Budz Youth group. This takes place at St Johns Church, Bilton, every 2 weeks on Thursdays from 3:30pm – 5:30pm
Masham Community Volunteer
at Mashamshire Community Office
We could not survive without the time and energy of our volunteers but we always need more. We need admin help, marketing and social media promotion, help at the front desk with tourists, residents, selling tickets for local Town Hall events, publicising the Blue Light Gallery, selling merchandise and maps and assisting with the public use...
Fair trade champion and shop assistant
at Harrogate Fair Trade
Are you enthusiastic about fair trade and playing a part in readjusting the balance of justice in the world? We're looking for volunteers who can offer 2 hours a week to be an in-shop ambassador, staffing the shop and talking to customers about fair trade. You don't need experience in retailing but an interest in and enthusiasm for fair...
Library Volunteer
at Mashamshire Community Office
Library volunteers with a love of reading and books required to meet and greet customers, and help with any queries. Replacing and restocking shelves with books. Promoting the Library service and using social media.
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YMCA Board Member
at Ripon YMCA
This is a challenging but rewarding role and Board members are encouraged to be as involved as possible, dependant on their personal commitments and available time. If possible Board members take part in fundraising events in support of the YMCA. - To attend bi monthly meetings - To provide support to a small staff team - To be committed to...
Charity Shop Volunteers
at St Gemma's Hospice
Almost two thirds of our volunteers give their time in our chain of 24 charity shops which just couldn’t function without their willing help. The shops are located across the Leeds area so there is bound to be one near you – please take a look at our shops list by visiting www.st-gemma.co.uk/shops. Working alongside the Shop Manager, you’ll become...
Dancing for Well-Being Volunteer
at Dancing for Well-Being
Do you find music and dancing lift your spirits? If so, would you like to help others enjoy the same feelings? A growing body of research is showing how dancing can improve physical and emotional well-being in later years. Dancing for Wellbeing offers group members the company and friendship of people in similar circumstances, safe and gentle...
Visitor Greeter and Gardener
at Norton Conyers
A Norton Conyers volunteer would be getting a wonderful opportunity to help support a hidden treasure of Yorkshire which has a strong historical link to its historic Royal guests and a literary connection with Bronte's Jane Eyre. The walled gardens themselves are beautiful, peaceful and filled with unique plants that give pleasure to expert...
Facilities Volunteer
at Saint Michael's Hospice
We are looking for volunteers who can help with aspects of maintenance at the Hospice. This could be a variety of tasks including external painting and pressure washing.