Volunteering for All, volunteering opportunities for individuals and organisations who are looking for volunteers, can be facilitated here.
This Week’s Opportunities
COVID – 19: Please note that due to the Covid-19 virus, we will be undertaking our work from home. So, if you are interested in volunteering, please email us (address below), as that will be replied to quicker than a telephone message (which will not be picked up for a while!). However, if you’d like […]
A new service, PLUS (People Like Us), has recently been launched, designed to combat loneliness and create connections between people and their communities. The service is available to all adults who may feel alone or isolated. Trained volunteers will provide support to build confidence, develop social connections and become more active and engaged in their […]
Worcester Animal Rescue Shelter have a date for your diary, as they are planning an on-line Pet Show between 7th – 21st June – go to: https://www.wars.org.uk/events.php for more details and to enter the show. They also need anyone who can help with fund raising!
An organisation which supports European migrants in the city, is looking for any volunteers who are bilingual and can get involved in their ‘Help Your Neighbour’ scheme. Volunteers are delivering groceries and medicines to vulnerable people, to help shield them from the pandemic. The group is also running a volunteer kitchen, where volunteers prepare warm […]
Benefits of volunteering
20 Great Reasons to Volunteer
If you feel moved by the causes WORCESTER COMMUNITY ACTION promotes, we would very much appreciate your support. Set up your donation to WORCESTER COMMUNITY ACTION today. It’s easy and most importantly, it will make a major difference in the lives of so many who are in need of help. Contact us today to learn more or click below to donate now.
- Uniting the community
- Improve your social skills
- Improve your own mental health
- Improve self confidence
- Improve your physical health
- Help others
- Make a difference
- Find purpose
- Connect with your community
- Feel involved
- Contribute to a cause that you care about
- Use your skills in a productive way
- Develop new skills
- Meet new people
- Explore new areas of interest
- Expand your horizons
- Get out of the house
- Make new friends
- Strengthen your CV
- Feel better about yourself
BREAKING NEWS!!!!!!! WCA has just been awarded £8,250 from the National Lottery’s Awards for All Scheme. This is to enable us to market and promote volunteering, support individuals to find placements and provide a range of infrastructure support services to the voluntary and community sector locally, This will support volunteers to develop new skills and […]
Robin Walker MP shows his continued support for Worcester Community Action at a meeting with Sally Ellison MBE at the office on 21st July 2017.
Our promotional event at The Hive today was supported by Worcester Mayor Steve Mackay. On his blog – “Finally on Wednesday I was able to promote my theme of Valuing Volunteers by helping Worcester Community Action at The Hive. They signed up a number of people there and then who were interested in volunteering and […]
Requesting Your Support
Volunteer Your Time
Part of being a great volunteer is loving what you’re doing. Find something that you’re passionate about or something that inspires you, and then find a need in your community. There are dozens of reasons why you should volunteer – you just need to find the one that feels right.