Volunteering can potentially increase your life expectancy by five years!
Your local volunteering centre
There are hundreds of volunteering opportunities in your area. Most districts have a dedicated volunteer centre,the place to go to discover the majority of local volunteer opportunities. If you’re an organisation who would like to involve volunteers in your work, the volunteer centre will put you in touch with appropriate people.
Contact your local volunteer centre for more information:
It is a community space for men to get together and take part in practical activities such as woodworking, crafts and gardening. A larger version of the typical men’s garden shed , they offer:
a space for people to learn new skill and share existing ones
make new friends over a shared interest, with a welcoming community feel
Becoming a Shedder is an opportunity to get involved with your local community, getting involved in shared and community projects and offering an opportunity to share skills, knowledge and friendship with others.
Elbow Grease is a small co-operative based in Harlow which is run by a team of adults with learning disabilities. This team are supported to volunteer and provide services to other vulnerable people living in the community, as well as local charities. Common tasks include light housework, gardening, dog walking, or befriending. Fancy volunteering for them, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Active living champion in Epping
Do you enjoy being active? Do you like meeting new people? Would you like to encourage and support someone to make a positive change in their life? If so then why not help us by becoming an Active Living Champion. Interested? Email: email@example.com or tel: 01992 564567