If you’re thinking about volunteering and you live in Mendip in Somerset, there are loads of ways to get stuck in.
What is volunteering?
Volunteering is about helping your community for the love of what you do, not for the money. You might be volunteering already and you didn’t even know it! For example, helping elderly neighbours with their shopping is volunteering.
How to start volunteering in Somerset?
If you’d like to get involved with something organised in your area, you can search for opportunities online. Read on for some examples.
Mendip Hills Volunteering
Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty offers varied volunteering opportunities. Those involving practical or group work are suspended during COVID-19, but remote (online) volunteering opportunities are available.
Look on Do-it.org
You can find volunteering opportunities in South Somerset on https://do-it.org/. As well as searching by your location or postcode, you can also searching for online volunteering opportunities which you can do without leaving your house!
Look on Spark Somerset
To find about volunteering opportunities in Somerset visit the Spark Somerset volunteering page. Think of volunteering as a way to spark a change – and that’s what they call their digital volunteering platform!
You’ll find loads of opportunities there.