Are you interested in supporting your local community by doing something totally different? We are looking for people with a friendly and non-judgemental attitude, who are able to provide impartial support to people who are visiting a friend or loved one in prison. Visitors' Centre volunteers can be involved in a range of tasks including registering visitors on arrival, serving drinks and light refreshments and providing one to one support to first time visitors. Please note: Volunteers are required between any of the following times:Saturday 8am - 12noon ; 12noon - 4pmSunday 8am - 12noon ; 12noon - 4pm
Just 30 minutes of your time a week could make a massive difference to an older person's life. If you're empathetic and good at talking on the phone, you could be a Telephone Befriending volunteer for Middlesbrough and Stockton Mind.
Social Lights links volunteers with adults who have learning disabilities or autism, who access Adult Social Care support. Volunteers support people to access community activities and gain self confidence and social integration.
We need volunteers to provide emotional support and practical help to bereaved families, witnesses and others attending Inquests at the Coroner’s Court. Our volunteers at court also provide help and assistance to the Coroner’s Officers, if required.