Volunteer in the Local Community

On and off campus there are charities and groups within making incredible changes to the community in which we live. They need people who care, people who can support them, people who have the drive and ability to make change and contribute to making Bolton an amazing place to study and live.

Bolton Students have a great reputation for making positive change in our community. You’re bright, you’re enthusiastic and you can make a difference. 

 

Latest Opportunities

Hospital Guide 

Organisation: Royal Bolton Hospice

As a Hospital Guide Volunteer you will be providing a friendly and helpful welcome to patients, families and visitors to Bolton Hospital and to provide a general way finding service. 

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Retail Volunteer 

Organisation: Barnardo's - Bolton Ridgeway Gates 

Our amazing team of vibrant & diverse volunteers helps us run over 700 shops. You will be a friendly face of Barnardo’s by volunteering in one of our Bolton shops.  

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General Volunteer 

Organisation: JIGSAW Bolton

JIGSAW aims to help stroke survivors regain their confidence with a view to getting back to as near normal as possible and hopefully becoming more independent and does this by having a welcoming and friendly environment. 

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Food Pantry Volunteer and Bric-a-brac sorting Volunteer

Organisation: Emmaus Bolton

Emmaus Bolton provides a home and meaningful work to up to 20 people who were formerly homeless. They are currently looking for volunteers to help with their food pantry.

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Photographer

Organisation: All Souls Church/Community Building

Photography project with All Souls Church/Community building in Bolton. Looking for keen photographers and/or media students.

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Youth Influence Panel Member

Organisation: Endeavour

To discuss local issues affecting  people who have been through trauma and provide views, experiences and opinions on how local organisations can develop their services, including the service provided by Endeavour. See more

 

Media Resources Creator

Organisation: Endeavour

The opportunity to be given knowledge around various forms of abuse to create videos for different platforms.

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Fundraiser

Organisation: Endeavour

Participate in fundraising activities for the Young Persons Project. Fundraising may mean running or attending stall holder events or doing activities to raise awareness, profile and money for the project. 

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Peer Mentoring Scheme

Organisation: Endeavour

The opportunity is to support victims of domestic violence. This includes attending appointments, court and providing emotional support. 

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Computer club ,Social Media and Website Volunteer

Organisation: Halliwell Befriending service

The opportunity is to help adults in the basics in how to use computers, social media and technology. 

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Campus Volunteer

Organisation: Shelter

We are looking for students to become campus volunteers to work with other students in your community and signpost students to our legal, support and campaigning services.   

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Collection Tin Volunteer

Organisation: British Heart Foundation

The British Heart Foundation are looking for people to help moniter and collect their donation pots in the local comunity. 

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In Memoriam Secretary

Organisation: British Heart Foundation

The British Heart Foundation are looking for people to be the link between the BHF and the people who want to support our work while remembering someone close to them. 

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Volunteer Speaker

Organisation: British Heart Foundation

The British Heart Foundation are looking for people to promote the charity and build relationships in the community. 

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Befriendind Volunteer

Organisation: BAND

BAND are looking for volunteers with the ability to work in an empathic way to build and sustain a one-to-one partnership with individuals who have a lived experience of a mental health condition.

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Buddying Volunteer 

Organisation: BAND

BAND are looking for volunteers support patients on their discharge from hospital, helping them to identify things that might be difficult for them and to make a plan to overcome the difficulties

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Creative Writing Group Facilitator

Organisation: BAND

BAND are looking for someone who has got the ability to independently facilitate a 2-hour creative writing session.

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Fare Share Volunteer

Organisation: BAND

Band are looking for committed volunteers to work with us on our Fare Share Project volunteers help to receive the deliveries and make inventories so we can fairly distribute it to our food club members.

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Fixit Mentor and Technical Support

Organisation: BAND

Band are looking for committed volunteers with the ability to work in an empathic way to teach our beneficiaries how to repair and refurbish IT equipment

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Greenhouse Hub Volunteer

Organisation: BAND

Greenhouse Project covers all aspects of gardening, growing food and basic cooking whilst offering a safe place for our beneficiaries to meet new people and learn new skills.

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Information and Support Volunteer

Organisation: BAND

volunteers with the ability to work in a person centred way to help to our service use

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Internet Café Volunteer

Organisation: BAND

BAND are looking for volunteers to help patients at Bolton hospital on the wards with regards to mental health.

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Meet and Greet Support Volunteer

Organisation: BAND

We are looking for volunteers with the ability to work in a person centred way to greet beneficiaries who are attending appointments at BAND, or members of the public coming in without an appointment for general enquiries

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Mentoring Volunteer

Organisation: BAND

volunteers with the ability to work in an empathic way to build and sustain a one-to-one partnership with individuals.

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Recovery Hub Group Support Worker

Organisation: BAND

to help facilitate sessions by setting up the room, offering support to our service users, serving refreshments, taking part in activities and helping tidy up afterwards

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Support First Befriender

Organisation: BAND

volunteers with the ability to work in an empathic way to build and sustain a one-to-one partnership with individuals.

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Tuesday and Thursday Art Group Volunteer 

Organisation: BAND

someone who has got the ability to independently facilitate a 2 hour art session, where people can explore new ways of working with different materials. 

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Ward Visitor Volunteer

Organisation: BAND

BAND are looking for volunteers to Visit patients on the wards at Rivington Unit at Royal Bolton Hospital.

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Events Team 

Organisation: RFL Coral Challenge Cup Semi-Finals

We would like to offer the opportunity for students to volunteer at two major Rugby League events at the University of Bolton Stadium; the Coral Challenge Cup Semi-Finals (Sat 6 June) and the first England v Australia Ashes Test (Sat 31 Oct).

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Marketing Team

Organisation: RFL Coral Challenge Cup Semi-Finals

RFL are offereing the opportunity for students to volunteer at two major Rugby League events at the University of Bolton Stadium; the Coral Challenge Cup Semi-Finals (Sat 6 June) and the first England v Australia Ashes Test (Sat 31 Oct).

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Media Team

Organisation: RFL Coral Challenge Cup Semi-Finals

RFL are offereing the opportunity for students to volunteer at two major Rugby League events at the University of Bolton Stadium; the Coral Challenge Cup Semi-Finals (Sat 6 June) and the first England v Australia Ashes Test (Sat 31 Oct).

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Hospitality Team

Organisation: RFL Coral Challenge Cup Semi-Finals

RFL are offereing the opportunity for students to volunteer at two major Rugby League events at the University of Bolton Stadium; the Coral Challenge Cup Semi-Finals (Sat 6 June) and the first England v Australia Ashes Test (Sat 31 Oct).

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