Voluntary Action Arun & Chichester

Volunteering

What are volunteers?

Video produced by Cee Cee Productions at Chichester College

Volunteers are amazing! They give up their time, without payment, to help the community around them. They make a massive difference and ensure that much needed services are provided in the local area.

Volunteers help to reduce isolation and loneliness, help people remain independent, happy and healthy, and provide comfort and support to those in difficulty or distress. Without them many charities and community groups would not exist.

Benefits of volunteering

But volunteering is not just giving, here are just some of the benefits you could get through volunteering:

  • Make new friends and socialise
  • Increase confidence
  • Gain work experience and learn new skills
  • Make a difference
  • Have fun!

Would you like to volunteer and find out about the benefits yourself? Volunteer Now! can help!

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Upcoming Events

Wednesday 13 November

Trustee Training

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Monday 18 November

Volunteer Coordinators Meeting - Are your volunteers at risk or are your volunteers causing a risk?

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