Volunteering And Work Experience

If you have some free time and would like to help your community, volunteering could be for you. We can also help you to gain new skills by being placed in the workplace.

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Solan Connor Fawcett Family Cancer Trust

Become a part of Team Solan and provide help and support to families affected by cancer.

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Durham County Carers

By volunteering for Durham County Carers, you can make a big difference to the services they provide across County Durham and Darlington.

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Age UK County Durham

If you want to meet new people, learn a new skill or do something different with your free time, you can make a difference to the community by volunteering with Age UK.

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Durham Foodbank

Volunteers are the driving force behind foodbanks. There are thousands of volunteers across the UK, helping The Trussell Trust Foodbank Network get emergency food to people in crisis. They want you to enjoy volunteering and there are lots of ways for you to get involved.

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Supportive offers and supports successful volunteer transport schemes in County Durham and the North East of England. Could you give back by becoming a volunteer driver with Supportive?

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Work experience

We can match your work experience requirements to a placement where you can gain new skills and expand your CV.


Supported by the European Social Fund programme 2014-2020