Volunteering is a great way to help others. You can also learn new skills through volunteering, which are useful to have and might help you find paid work.
Many local charities use the skills of volunteers to help provide their services. You can make a real difference by giving your time or skills to help other people and feel good about it too! To find out more, contact Volunteering Wandsworth or a local charity to see how you can help, or have a look through some of the organisations here.
12 Records in Volunteering.
A Way Forward
100 Wandsworth High Street, London , SW18 4LA
Telephone: 020 8875 2846
Description: This is a Volunteer Support Programme from the charity Lifetimes that helps individuals with additional support needs find long and short-term volunteering opportunities.
Age UK Wandsworth - Be-a-friend service
549 - 551 Old York Road, Wandsworth, London , SW18 1TQ
Telephone: 020 8877 8957
Description: The Be-a-Friend Service is for older people that live on their own and have difficulty getting out, who may benefit from more social contact in their home.
Battersea Befriending Network
Telephone: 020 8947 5788
Description: Battersea Befriending Network (BBN) is a voluntary sector organisation that aims to help reduce the social isolation that often accompanies the experience of mental ill health.
Be Enriched - The Graveney Canteen
United Reformed Church, Rookstone Road, London, SW17 9NQ
Description: The Graveney Canteen operates weekly on a Friday lunchtime, serving a hot and healthy meal for people at risk of food poverty and living in social isolation.
Description: Care4me is a directory of voluntary and community organisations that provide services, information and activities in Wandsworth.
Lifetimes - voluntary sector development agency
100 Wandsworth High Street, London, SW18 4LA
Telephone: 020 8875 2846
Description: Lifetimes offers personal development support and organisational development support for people living, working or active in Wandsworth.
Battersea studio, 20-22 York Road, Battersea, London, SW11 3QA
Telephone: 020 7207 1786
Description: Sound Minds is a user-led charity and social enterprise, which aims to transform the lives of people experiencing mental ill health through participation in music and the arts.
Thomas Pocklington Trust - Email and Telephone Befriending Service
Pocklington Hub Tavistock House South, Tavistock Square, London , WC1H 9LG
Telephone: 020 8995 0880
Description: Thomas Pocklington Trust, a registered charity, offers email and telephone befriending schemes that provide friendship and support to people with sight loss.
Thrive - Using gardening to change lives
Telephone: 020 7720 2212
Description: Thrive is an expanding national charity that works to enable disabled people to make positive life changes and achieve their ambitions through gardening.
Unlock, Maidstone Community Support Centre, 39-48 Marsham Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1HH
Telephone: Helpline: 01634 247350 , text/whatsapp : 07824 113848
Description: Unlock is an independent charity for people with convictions.