We also work one-to-one with voluntary groups to advise on good practice in recruiting and supporting volunteers. If you are interested in volunteering and would like more information about the opportunities available, or if you are a volunteer-involving organisation, from the public, voluntary or community sector, and would like to register with the Volunteer Centre, please telephone 023 8090 2458 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or make an appointment. Visit us at 16, Romsey Road or at the Information Centre at Eastleigh Museum, 25 High Street, Eastleigh on Saurdays 10.00am to 2.00pm. Come along to our Volunteer Centre Drop-In at Fareham Library every second Monday of the month 10.00am – 12.00 noon.
Volunteering can offer several benefits: Work experience and a reference; structure to the week and a sense of purpose; meeting new people and the chance to make friends; involvement in local issues and decision making; If looking for work developing and updating existing skills and interests; confidence from providing a valuable service; team spirit and job satisfaction. Take a look at our own current volunteering roles click here
Click here for the Eastleigh and Fareham editions of our monthly newsletter: Volunteering Matters.
Information about volunteering whilst claiming benefits can be found here on the NCVO website.
Listen to Jenni Bevis-Lacey talk about breaking down barriers for disabled volunteers:
Jenni also speaks about volunteering opportunities for the disabled: