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Southend Hospital Charity Shop Volunteers

If you haven’t quite managed to put into action that New Year’s resolution to help others, there’s still time. And the brand new Southend Hospital Charity shop at Leigh-on-Sea could have the perfect opportunity for you. We’re appealing for local people with time to spare to join our busy team at our newest shop at 65 Broadway West, Leigh-on-Sea SS9 2BX. Volunteers will help with tasks including sorting and displaying stock, dressing the window and serving customers.

To find more about volunteering, pop into the shop to chat to Wendy or call the voluntary services department at Southend Hospital on 01702 435555 ext 6135 or email


Volunteers and Permanent Carers Wanted

U.First Care Limited are currently recruiting for volunteers and permanent Carer/Support Workers with a genuine interest in a career in care. £16,120 - £17,680 starting salary. Contact Chris or Annie on 01279 276027 for more details.


Could you become an Apprentice Music Leader?

Join the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Zinc Arts for a unique free opportunity to explore music-making and leading music activities with other people.

For more information, please see this {link}


Volunteer Translators Needed

A new exciting volunteer opportunity in Southend helping ex-offenders re-integrate back into the community.
Would you like to...
add to your CV?
try something different?
make new friends?

For more information please see the poster


CAVS Befriending scheme needs Volunteers

Give something back to the community!

Do you live in Castlepoint, Basildon or Rochford District?

The Castle Point Association of Voluntary Service's Befriending Scheme is in the process of reaching out to the Rochford District. Funded by the Castle Point and Rochford CCG & Family Mosiac, it has been very sucessful helping people over the age of 18 from feeling lonely and isolated.

For more information about the service please see information provided below:

Volunteer role poster and Volunter information booklet

Please contact us on 01268 638416 where you will be passed to the correct Befriending Co-ordinator. Alternatively, email Beverley Parrish, Castle Point Befriending Co-ordinator, or Ann-Marie Fordham, Rochford District Senior Team Leader of Projects and Co-ordinator of Befriending.


U First Require Volunteers

Looking for any volunteers who can spare as little as a couple of hours per week to help run drop-ins, social events or give our members lift to these activities. There's also admin, cleaning and fundraising opportunities.

Volunteers will receive training, can gain valuable work experience and can have all their expenses paid.

If you would like to work U First to provide better services for vulnerable adults in the community please email us here:

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