Volunteering Resources

Compassionate Community Connector Volunteering Programme

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer with us but you are still looking for a little bit more information, we have lots of resources for you to look at. Explore this page to find additional information on different topics surrounding volunteering and what it involves.

If you'd like to volunteer and haven't already signed up, please complete the online form located at the bottom of the page.

We are currently experiencing high numbers of applications, so please bear with us. We aim to process volunteer applications within 10 days. Rest assured that every volunteer is very much needed.

Offering help in your community - top tips to help others

Being A Good Neighbour Booklet

Our Volunteer Centre supports individuals looking to become volunteers as well as groups and organisations who recruit volunteers.

Volunteering is important to many people because of the benefits and satisfaction it brings to their lives. One of the best reasons to volunteer is because you strongly believe in something.

Do you really love animals?

Do you want to give something back to your local community?

Over 22 million people volunteer every year, and 96% or more say they “really enjoy it”. If you decide to have a go at volunteering, you have nothing to lose – and you might find that you really enjoy it too!

Introduction to Safeguarding Communities 1st

Introduction to Safeguarding for Volunteers of the Compassionate Community Connector Programme

Practical Support Volunteering

Covid-19 Volunteer Advice offering Practical Support with the Compassionate Community Connector Programm

Keeping In Touch Volunteering

Keeping in Touch - Advice to Volunteers offering Telephone Befriending with the Compassionate Community Connector Programme

Recruiting and Retaining Volunteers

Practical advice for recruiting, supporting and retaining volunteers