You’ll get as much out of volunteering as you put in. Whatever your age, ability or background, giving whatever time you can, will make a difference to everyone’s life – including your own!
Gateshead Volunteer Month
Over 40 events are taking place across Gateshead during June celebrating Gateshead volunteers.
There are lots of opportunities to volunteer in Gateshead including:
For information about volunteering opportunities across Gateshead please contact:
Kate Marshall, Communities, Neighbourhoods and Volunteering
Telephone: 0191 433 3255
GVOC (Gateshead Voluntary Organisations Council)
Rebecca Leary, Gateshead Volunteer Centre
Telephone: 0191 478 4103
GVOC run Volunteer Center Gateshead Monday to Friday from 8.45am to 4.45pm. Volunteer Centre Gateshead is part of a national network of organisations that are working to encourage people from all sections of the community to get involved in volunteering.
There is a great deal of current activity and interest in volunteering, but those taking part are not always recognised for their contribution to making stronger communities.