Why Volunteer?

There are lots of reasons why people volunteer. Some are driven by a desire to give something back to the community, others want to build new skills or forge connections with others. Whatever the motivation, volunteering can help you make friends, connect with the community, learn new skills, and/or advance your career.

Five great things about volunteering:

  • making a difference to the lives of others
  • it’s good for the mind and body
  • it builds confidence and self-esteem
  • increases/hones skillset
  • improves employability

Volunteering is an investment, not just in your community but in yourself! There are lots of local organisations in need of volunteers just like you and finding your match is as simple as one, two, three.

One: Register as a volunteer

Two: Select your interests and availability

Three: Find your match

Our website allows you to search for, find and connect with volunteer opportunities in Prudhoe and surrounding districts. Click here to get started on your new adventure.