volunteering with the Children's Society
We appreciate our volunteers - find out how you can get involved and make a difference

Thousands of volunteers across the country give their time to help tackle the root causes of poverty, neglect and crisis that affect young people's lives.

Get involved - find out about our latest volunteer opportunities.

Read about what our volunteers told us in the 2014 Volunteers Survey.

In addition, we also have a handful of resources, including important things to know about volunteering, and blog posts by some of our current volunteers.

A volunteer carrying a box

Thank you, incredible volunteers!

We appreciate our thousands of volunteers and their invaluable contribution.

A volunteer and young person

Many ways to get involved in volunteering

Are you inspired to take action and get involved?

a volunteer sits at his desk

Voluntary internship programme

Our internship programme places volunteers within teams across our organisation

a volunteer presents her work at a meeting

Volunteer with our events team

Volunteer with our events team

a man volunteering to help two children

Important information about becoming a volunteer

When becoming a volunteer, there are several things to keep in mind, ranging from how to begin to how expenses are covered.

a woman volunteering with three children

Volunteer with children and young people

Over 800 people give up their time to support The Children's Society to help children and young people achieve a Good Childhood. You could join them.

a woman speaking to a crowd

Become a volunteer speaker

Our speakers are passionate about our work and volunteer to spread the message - join in and help boost the income we raise in your area