Other Volunteering Opportunities

Other Volunteering Opportunities

  • Help to live at home
  • Leisure activities
  • Health & Wellbeing
  • Getting Out & About
  • Crisis

TWAM – Volunteer Speaker

The role of the TWAM speaker is to talk to groups in your local community leaving them with the challenge to support TWAM through tool collections, financial provision or by volunteering. The groups you speak to will be diverse in nature and could include churches schools, Rotary Clubs and many others. You will be speaking […]

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TWAM – Volunteer Tool Collector

The role of the collector is to respond to requests from members of the public to collect tools they have to donate and to store them for the TWAM van to collect. We will normally ask you to collect with a maximum 25 mile radius from your home (although you can request a smaller area) […]

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TWAM – Volunteer Area Development Manager

You will be looking for opportunities to promote TWAM and to raise TWAM’s profile helping us to collect more tools, raise more money to support the work and to attract additional volunteers This is a flexible role—it is a role where ‘what you get out’ depends on ‘what you put in’ The role is a […]

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Pet Buddy Befriender

Volunteering you can do with your dog! Pet Connect is our exciting new project aimed at reducing loneliness and social isolation in Tameside. We need volunteers who have a dog to get involved, visiting people in their own homes on a regular basis. What you would be doing: Taking your dog to visit a person […]

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Home-Start Trustee

Home-Start High Peak provides a unique service for families – recruiting and training volunteers to support parents with young children at home. Trustees bring to our Home-Start scheme management, direction and cohesion.

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Home-Start Volunteer

Home-Start High Peak provides a unique service for families – recruiting and training volunteers to support parents with young children at home. If you have parenting experience we want you to make a difference.

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Peak Special School Governor

We are a small special school in Chinley and we are looking for enthusiastic people to join our governing body and help support and enhance facilities and activities for our pupils. We cater for children and young adults with profund and multiple learning difficulties, communication difficulties and challenging behaviour linked to associated learning difficulties. We […]

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Samaritans – volunteer listeners and other roles supporting the organisation

You can make an amazing difference at Samaritans helping to support people around the UK and Ireland when they need someone to talk to or they are going through a difficult time in their life. We welcome and value every volunteer, from all walks of life. We are known for the support we offer our […]

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Glossop Boccia Club – Volunteer/Coach

DOSportUK are looking for someone to volunteer with our Glossop Boccia Club. Boccia is a disability sport with similarities to bowls. Players play from a seated position and propel boccia balls towards a white jack ball. The game is play by a variety of people and can be anywhere from tactical and competitive right down […]

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Barnardo’s Care Leaver Befriender

A bit about the role This is a statutory service, commissioned by Derbyshire County Council. The primary role of the service is to offer support and guidance as well as practical assistance for young people leaving care into independence between the ages of 171/2 and 21 years. This is within the remit of the Children […]

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MND Fundraising Volunteer

The role Are you a can-do person? Do you work well in a team? Can you think outside the box? Volunteering with your local branch or group provides an opportunity for you to make a difference to local people living with MND. However, volunteering is not just about benefiting others, you can benefit too! Tasks […]

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Glossop Age Concern volunteer

We run social sessions at Bradbury Community House on Mondays and Fridays 10.00am – 12.30pm. We also provide: Advice and information/sign posting for elderly people Outings and day trips Run a Social Afternoon under the name of “Seniors Club” 1st Monday Monthly at Bradbury House. Run a twice Monthly Luncheon Club on Wednesdays at Dinting Scout […]

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Dementia Group Supporter/Volunteer

  Across Derbyshire, Making Space runs peer support and activity sessions for people living with dementia and for carers. These groups reduce social isolation and with a person’s wellbeing. We are looking for volunteers to support with the groups in Glossop: Group Venue Time (1) Carers Support Group The Bureau, Howard Town House, Glossop First […]

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Gym/Swim Companions

Do you exercise regularly – are you a member of the gym or a keen swimmer?   If so, we are looking to recruit friendly individuals who would be happy to accompany someone to the swimming pool, gym or any exercise activity. The aim is to encourage people who want to exercise a bit more […]

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The Volunteer Bureau

The Bureau – Fundraising volunteers

The Bureau is a registered charity dedicated to enhancing the lives of local people in Glossop.  To do this we rely completely on grant funding and charitable donations to continue. We are looking for enthusiastic, creative and persuasive people to join our soon to be  established fundraising committee! Have you got the ideas and commitment […]

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Befriending Companion

Our Befriending Companions help people who feel a bit lonely by providing one-to-one friendship and support. We match people up through shared interests to make sure people have something in common. Befriending can involve anything from a walk in the park to a drop in and a chat to share life’s ups and downs. Support […]

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Volunteer Driver

The Bureau’s Volunteer Car Scheme Are you someone who? Has their own vehicle? Enjoys driving? Has plenty of patience? Has spare time to give? If this sounds like you, then why not join our team of  Volunteer Drivers? What is it for? The Bureau’s Volunteer Car Scheme is an vital service for elderly and disabled people living […]

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