Frequently Asked Questions
Who can volunteer?
Anyone with 2 -3 hours a week or more to spare can volunteer. This can include parents with young children, retired people, students aged 16+ and people looking to improve their job prospects.
What help is needed?
Our volunteers help out in a number of roles including:
Patient care on the ward and in BHSS
Administration and clerical support
Helping with fundraising and lottery events
Helping in our charity shops
More information on our volunteer roles can be found on the application form, available in the volunteer vacancies section.
When is my help needed?
You can volunteer during the week or at weekends, either in the day or in the evening. If you're unable to make a regular commitment you could join our emergency cover team, or perhaps help at some of our fundraising events.
Am I qualified?
You don't need any special qualifications or experience to be a volunteer, as full training will be given.