Volunteer in your local community and make a difference anyone can apply to be a volunteer - it can be a hugely rewarding thing to take part in and is a great way to:
- Improve your self confidence
- Gain new skills and experiences
- Benefit from training opportunities
- Gain references for future employers
- Improve your employment prospects
- Meet new people
Are you interested in being involved in something that will benefit the environment or someone you are not closely related to?
You could be a volunteer reading mentor in a local school, stock controller in a charity shop, retail assistant, councillor, job seeker supporter, factory operator or vehicle checker… and much, much more.
How about volunteering with Doncaster Council? Some of the opportunities include:
Doncaster Libraries are opened and maintained across the week by hundreds of volunteers.
Doncaster Museums Education Service has various volunteer roles available at different times of the year at Doncaster Museum and Cusworth Hall Museum.
Friends of Cusworth Park support the continuing restoration of Cusworth Park.
Volunteer Walk Leaders are trained to a national standard and support the Get Doncaster Walking programme.
Cancer Buddies are Macmillan Cancer Support trained volunteers who provide one to one emotional support to people affected by cancer.
School Governors are the largest volunteer force in the country and play an integral role in shaping the future for Doncaster's children.
Find out how to volunteer in your local community and give your time to help others. Click on the link below and find out what opportunities are available.