From young people to retired people; from the highly paid to the unemployed; from the able-bodied to people with disabilities. Everyone has something to offer!

So why volunteer;

- Gain new skills which might improve your CV

- Get back out there after having a break e.g. having had children etc

- Test the waters before making a career change

- Make new friends

- Feel part of a group

- Have the chance to help out a charity or a cause that is particularly close to your heart

- Give something back to the local community

- Help those less fortunate

- Gain confidence

- To have fun!  

The Volunteer Centre Wokingham recruits and places volunteers with a wide range of voluntary and community organisations around the district and beyond. 

We currently have approx 100 local volunteering opportunities on our records. These vary greatly and include;  

Advice and counselling, art, befriending, campaigning, caring, catering, computers and technology, driving, finance, fundraising, gardening, languages, legal, marketing, PR and media, music, retail and charity shops, teaching and training, trustee or committee roles, volunteering with children, with people with disabilities, with the elderly and many more.

We offer a free volunteer matching service to all potential volunteers by phone, email or in person at our office in Wokingham town centre.  

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