Volunteer Opportunities

Title: Minibus Driver

Date became available/updated: 06/01/2019
Organisation: Bramley Elderly Action

Volunteers drive our minibus and play a crucial role in helping our members take part in our large range of activities.

Title: Driver

Date became available/updated: 06/01/2019
Organisation: Older Wiser Local Seniors (OWLS)

Volunteers drive our minibus and play a crucial role in helping our members take part in our large range of activities.

Title: Cafe Volunteers, Hollybush LS5

Date became available/updated: 14/12/2018
Organisation: The Conservation Volunteers (TCV)

Volunteers needed to to work in our small on-site cafe at Hollybush. The cafe is open Tuesday-Friday and we ask our volunteers to commit to one day per week (9.30-3.00pm although starting time can be flexible).

Title: Volunteer Car Driver

Date became available/updated: 24/10/2018
Organisation: Association of Blind Asians (ABA)

Volunteer drivers use your own cars to help over 50s get out and about. Flexible and so valuable for the community.

Title: Befriender LS9

Date became available/updated: 28/08/2018
Organisation: Burmantofts Senior Action

To visit isolated older people in their own homes on a weekly basis. To provide a social link to the wider community and offer a friendly listening ear. Clear English language speaking skills are needed.

Title: Volunteer MiniBus Driver LS12

Date became available/updated: 20/08/2018
Organisation: New Wortley Community Association

Drive our minibus for various activities at the community centre
FULL UK DRIVING LICENCE WITH D1 ON IS REQUIRED.

Title: Learning Disability Club Night Volunteer

Date became available/updated: 06/08/2018
Organisation: LEEP1 CIC

Each month we run a club night for adult with learning disabilities in Leeds City Centre from 7:00pm-10:00pm. This is a great opportunity for the adults to socialise in a safe environment to make friends, let their hair down and have a great night.

Title: Friends of Armley & Gotts Park and The Wade's Ranger LS12

Date became available/updated: 08/06/2017
Organisation: Leeds City Council - Parks and Countryside

The Friends of Armley & Gotts Park and the Wade's Ranger are working with the Wade's Trust, Leeds City Council and Gotts Park Golf CIC to help maintain and improve Armley & Gotts Parks. This includes:
- Practical group helping to maintain the park every 2nd Sunday and 4th Thursday
- Weekly Health Walk every Wednesday 10:30-12.00noon
- Community events every month

No experience required, all are very welcome!

Title: Van Driver Assistant Volunteer

Date became available/updated: 19/01/2017
Organisation: St Gemma's Hospice

Would you like to volunteer across the community of Leeds? Enjoy being on the road? Then volunteer as a Van Driver Assistant!

Title: Home-Start Volunteer Trustee

Date became available/updated: 04/01/2017
Organisation: Home-Start Leeds

Home-Start Leeds is a family support charity. We would like to recruit two new volunteer trustees. Home-start volunteer trustees need to be able to make a commitment of 5-6 hours a month to support the work we do. Meetings take place in the day time in our offices in the city centre. We are looking for individuals who are committed to and passionate about improving outcomes for families. Please call the office on 01132442419 for more information.

Title: Volunteer to support people living with dementia - Circles of Support LS17

Date became available/updated: 15/11/2016
Organisation: Moor Allerton Elderly Care

A volunteer working with the Circles of Support will support people living with dementia who live in their own homes. This may involve supporting a person to keep doing activities they enjoy such as going for walks or starting new activities provided by MAECare or other organisations in the local community. This could be an activity such attending a coffee morning, playing Chess to an exercise class.

Title: Drivers LS26

Date became available/updated: 07/11/2016
Organisation: FDM For Disability Mobility

Become a Midas-qualified volunteer minibus driver, taking elderly and disabled people (some in wheelchairs) on outings. Daytimes, evenings and weekends available across Leeds.

Title: Drivers LS26

Date became available/updated: 07/11/2016
Organisation: FDM For Disability Mobility

Volunteer drivers required for our 11 seater assessable minibus and fundraisers are required to help organise and assist at fundraising events to help raise much needed funds.

Title: Warehouse Volunteer LS13

Date became available/updated: 07/09/2016
Organisation: St Gemma's Hospice

We are looking for volunteers to help at our Bramley Warehouse to help sort goods that are donated to the Hospice. We are very lucky to receive regular donations of clothes, toys, books, CDs, furniture, bric a brac, and much more! We need your help in sorting through the donations so that they can be delivered to our 24 charity shops. Whether you can spare two hours a week or two days a week, we’d love to hear from you!

Title: Fundraiser

Date became available/updated: 13/07/2016
Organisation: Guide Dogs for the Blind Association

Join your local Guide Dogs fundraising group and help people in your community to raise much needed funds.

Title: Store Collector Volunteer

Date became available/updated: 14/04/2016
Organisation: St Gemma's Hospice

Join the St Gemma’s Volunteer Store Collector Team! Store Collections alone raised over £10,000 for the Hospice last year. Give an hour or two of your time and help us with our collections so that we can continue to provide the very best quality of care to those who need us in Leeds. As a Store Collector Volunteer you will be collecting donations from the public at stores and supermarkets across Leeds. You will be free to decide how little or how often you collect.

Title: My Guide

Date became available/updated: 08/01/2016
Organisation: Guide Dogs for the Blind Association

We are currently recruiting sociable and friendly people to be a guiding arm and eyes for someone with sight loss, so they can get out into the local community doing a range of activities as part of our My Guide service.

Title: Community engagement volunteer LS27

Date became available/updated: 22/10/2015
Organisation: Groundwork Leeds

Hands-on, outdoors based, environment themed activities to strengthen community groups and make young people environmentally aware and responsible. We require someone 1 to 5 days per week

Title: Fundraising Events Volunteer

Date became available/updated: 21/10/2015
Organisation: St Gemma's Hospice

We hold internal and external events such as fairs, walks, runs, collections and exhibitions every month, and we need volunteers to help make sure the events run smoothly.

Title: Shop Volunteer

Date became available/updated: 21/10/2015
Organisation: St Gemma's Hospice

St Gemma's Hospice has 24 charity shops across Leeds so there is bound to be one near you!

There are lots of different roles that can be carried out in a shop – from sorting donations of clothes to pricing books, and from working on a till to creating displays. Whatever your interest and however much time you have to spare – whether it’s 2 hours a week or every day – we’d love to hear from you.

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