Are you looking to try something new, gain new skills, have some fun? Volunteering could be for you!
Volunteers get involved in all
sorts of exciting activities and projects, helping communities in
many different ways.
It's easy to find an opportunity - go to www.volunteering-wales.net
and have a look at what is available.
Fiona Liddell, Volunteering Development Manager at WCVA, offers
some tips for volunteers on making the most of the new Volunteering
Wales website New
website to help you get into volunteering
As part of our wider commitment to ensuring equitable bilingual
services, we aim to post all opportunities on the website in both
Welsh and English. Here is information that we hope
will make things just a little easier.
If you would prefer to talk to someone who can help you find
something that suits your interests, goals and availability, you
can contact or visit your local volunteer
If you're unsure about the kind of volunteering opportunity you'd
like to be involved in, perhaps these real life
stories of people's volunteering experiences will give you an
The amount of time you commit can range from a one-off involvement
to a regular commitment of a couple of hours a week (or more if you
have the time). Everyone can volunteer. Your age, background
and previous experience don't matter - there is an opportunity out
there to suit you.
See also our Information sheet Thinking about