We could not manage without our wonderful volunteers. If you could spare us a little time -  just a couple of hours a week or even a day now and again, that would really make a difference. Get involved today, meet new people and have fun!


Here are some of the ways that you can get involved:

  • Helping at a fundraising events, challenges, shows and stalls.
  • Office reception and administrative support at our fundraising offices in Poole and Amesbury.
  • Giving talks to community groups.

  • Joining or setting up a Friends’ Group in your area.

  • Supporting the Care and Siblings Teams.

  • Joining one of the friendly teams at our shops throughout Dorset. We also offer a Key Volunteering Programme for those who might be looking to develop a career in retail
    - Find out more about retail volunteering
    - Find out mote about the Key Volunteering Programme

  • We also offer a limited number of work experience opportunities, Duke of Edinburgh Award placements and university placements.


How to apply

You can also send your form to FREEPOST, JULIA'S HOUSE.  For more information on volunteering please call June Jones on 01202 644220.


Please note all of our volunteering roles require reference checks and some positions need a DBS check.

Already volunteering for us?

We now have a dedicated suggestion box email address for our volunteers. If you want to share an idea or have any thoughts about our volunteer service please drop us a line at 

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