Volunteer month June 2014
We want as many local authorities and organisations to get behind our call to ‘take part and get involved’ in volunteering this June. If you are planning an event let us know and sign our pledge.
Sign our volunteering pledge
If you are a Gateshead organisation find out more about the grants available to help you run a volunteer event during June.
Volunteer month grant
How to volunteer
The first step of the volunteer process is to complete the Volunteer Expression of Interest form regardless of the type of volunteering opportunity you are interested in.
Volunteering is important and has the following benefits to individuals, organisations and communities:
Gaining new skills and experience
Enhancing CVs and improving employability
Increasing self esteem and confidence
‘Giving something back’ to the community
Featured Opportunity - Digital Volunteers
Are you confident using IT?
Do you understand the latest technology?
Do you thrive on helping others?
If the answer is yes then why not become a Digital Volunteer!
Digital Volunteers are volunteers that help people get to grips with IT. Whether it’s searching the internet, setting up an email account, using their mobile phone or tablet.
Contact us on 0191 433 8646 for more information