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Why should you volunteer for Barnardo’s?

Becoming a Barnardo's volunteer can be a rewarding way to reach out to people in your community.

If you speak to people who already volunteer they will tell you they do it because they love it. So why not help the vulnerable children and young people and have fun at the same time. There are many ways that you can help support Barnardo’s work with the most  vulnerable children and young people.

Volunteer in your community

fundraising volunteer

Fundraising volunteer

Become a fundraising volunteer

retail volunteer

Shop Volunteer

Volunteer in one of our charity shops

child volunteer

Volunteer with children

Work with children, young people and families

donate your time

Gain work experience in the charity sector

Student volunteer

Join our community of student volunteers

Frequently Asked Questions

Get your questions answered

'Voluntary work for me personally is important as it has helped me decide working with children is my passion and something I would like to do as a full time career'. Anam, a children's services volunteer.