Youth Action Team

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What Youth Volunteering Is and Entails

What’s on offer?
We’ve got loads of volunteering opportunities to choose from. We’ll help you find one that suits your interests.

You can choose from a wide range of jobs, for example:

• Working with children, youth or elderly people

• Music & dance

• Sports

• Local and national events

• Supporting people with a disability

• Environment and conservation

• IT and Admin

• Building respect between people from different ethnic backgrounds

Why Volunteer and the Benefits

As a volunteer you give your time and help to others, doing something you really enjoy. Long term, short term, or one off volunteering opportunities to fit in with your other commitments.

There are lots of benefits:

• Develop or learn new skills

• Build your confidence

• Train in cultural awareness

Make new friends

• Receive an accredited award

• Access training e.g. NVQ’s

• Improve your CV

• Test a career

• Find a job