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Why not make a difference.... Volunteer!

Volunteering offers an opportunity to make a difference in your community.  Not only is it a way of giving something back, it is a chance to socialise and meet new friends and it can also increase your chances of paid employment. 

Volunteering can also teach you new skills - many opportunities offer training and some even offer formal training with a qualification!

Volunteering can provide valuable references.  Many employers have indicated that they see people who have done some form of volunteering more favourably than others.

Volunteering comes in many forms and there are as many opportunities available for both younger and retired people. Click Here to find out more about opportunities that exist in your area.

Our three videos demonstrate volunteering at work in the Bath & North East Somerset area.

1. Grace O Hara and Keynsham and District Mencap Society

watch the video here

2. Employer Supported Volunteering

watch the video here

3. Challenge Revisited

watch the video here


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