Why Volunteer with us?

Volunteers form an essential part of our service and there are many reasons why you might choose to volunteer with us:

  • Make a Difference – you’ll find the work incredibly rewarding and provides a great opportunity to help people in your local community.
  • Flexibility - you can help in a way that suits the time you can spare and the skills you can offer.
  • Learn New Skills –the work is interesting and varied providing the opportunity to learn new skills or build on your existing skills and improve your confidence.
  • Improve your Job Prospects – working in a bureau is a great way improve your job prospects and many of our volunteers move on to paid work or further education. Working with us won’t affect your benefits.
  • Bureau Training – full training, supervision and ongoing support are provided for all our volunteer roles in the bureau.
  • Make New Friends – you’re sure to make new friends and widen your social circle by being part of our close-knit team.
  • Retirement – working in the bureau is a great to keep active and stimulated and provides a great opportunity to use your skills and talents.