How can I do It?

  • Anyone can volunteer!
  • Whatever your interests, experience, skills and available time there should be an opportunity that suits you.
  • The most difficult part can be taking the first step.
  • Think about what you can offer to an organisation – particular skills, enthusiasm?
  • How much time do you want to give?
  • Before contacting a Volunteer Centre, it’s worth thinking about why you want to volunteer? Finding the right opportunity is much easier once you’ve decided.  Click here for Why Volunteer?
  • Browse the By entering your post code and how far you are prepared to travel to volunteer, you’ll be presented with a list of possible opportunities in your area.  You can even register online!
  • Volunteer Centres will help you narrow down your choices and find your ideal opportunity.
  • Before volunteering talk with the organisation about what you will be doing, the hours and any other information you need to have a successful experience.

Don’t wait any longer – get started today!

We are proud to be the chosen local partner for the national, central Government funded volunteering website, which is the one stop shop for volunteers looking for all kinds of volunteering opportunities in their local area and has been established for many years. It is mobile friendly and an app is available for use on portable devices.  It also comes with a full support package from experienced Volunteer Centre staff to both potential volunteers and volunteer involving organisations.

Meet with our Volunteer Coordinator, who are trained to find your perfect match
  • around a half hour, and we will contact the organisation(s) on your behalf
  • Before you arrive, have a think about why you want to volunteer and what you want to get out of it, as well as the times of day, areas of Hertfordshire and the skills you want to give and gain.
  • Feel free to bring someone with you, such as a friend or support worker!
  • Appointments need to be booked in advance. Click here to contact your centre to book one.