Its volunteer week! volunteering is a fulfilling way to give back to the community, and helping others makes you feel great in return.
As well as helping others, volunteering has been shown to improve volunteers' wellbeing too.
It’s human nature to feel good after helping someone out.
Volunteering can also help you gain valuable new skills and experiences, and boost your confidence. This week is volunteer week celebrating the estimated contribution volunteers make to UK charities, a staggering £22.6bn. In 2016/17, 19.8 million (37%) people in the UK volunteered formally at least once a year, be inspired find out more here.
If you’re interested in volunteering with us, take a look at our current vacancies here.