Volunteering is recognised as an excellent way to develop new skills and explore new things such as jobs, training and other volunteering placements to move on to.
It's also an excellent way to meet new people, feel good about yourself and have a lot of fun.
Looking for volunteering opportunities?
The following resources can help you find various opportunities across the city:
Volunteer Centre Newcastle can sign post volunteers to many opportunities across the city and links to a vast number of organisations. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 0191 232 6616.
SCAN Student Community Action Newcastle is a gateway to volunteering opportunities linking Newcastle University students to the local community. Opportunities are also available to non-students.