Support local young people by offering your time and skills
What is volunteering?
Volunteering is about giving your time and energy to a good cause. You don’t get paid, but you do get to use your talents, develop skills, and experience the pleasure that comes from making a real difference to other people’s lives.
Do good, feel good
Thinking about how you want to benefit from volunteering is a good start to finding an opportunity that’s right for you.
Volunteering can help you gain confidence by giving you the chance to try something new and build a real sense of achievement.
Make a difference
Volunteering can have a real and valuable positive affect on people, communities and society in general.
Volunteering can help you meet different kinds of people and make new friends. Be part of a community. Volunteering can help you feel part of something outside your friends and family.
Learn new skills
Volunteering can help you learn new skills, gain experience and sometimes even qualifications.
Take on a challenge
Through volunteering you can challenge yourself to try something different, achieve personal goals, practice using your skills and discover hidden talents.
Most volunteers have a great time, regardless of why they do it.
Interested in volunteering?
For more information on volunteering opportunities check out the Bournemouth Young Volunteers
Up-to-date information on volunteering opportunities can also be found on our Facebook page