Volunteer With Us
Volunteer with Carers Bucks and help us to make a difference to the lives of unpaid carers in Buckinghamshire.
Volunteering is a great way to meet people, learn skills and have fun! There is also the satisfaction of knowing that you are doing something worthwhile. Carers Bucks is committed to your wellbeing while you volunteer with us. Our aim is to ensure your time and commitment are used to the benefit of all, and that you enjoy the time you spend with us. We are always keen to hear from anyone aged 18 and over who has an interest in volunteering with us.
We have a variety of volunteering opportunities:
- Assisting at our Carers Support Groups
- Drivers to transport our young carers to and from their club nights
- Admin support
- Helping with fundraising and raising awareness of Carers Bucks at events
Frequently asked questions
It can vary between each volunteering role. On average, carer’s support groups are two hours long. There may be organisational things to do before and after but we can discuss any concerns you may have.
As a volunteer you will be entitled to have your travel costs reimbursed.
We will make sure that you know all about your volunteering role at Carers Bucks. If you volunteer with younger carers, you will need to undertake safeguarding training before you start.
Expenses claimed as a volunteer do not affect your benefits. It may be a good idea though to inform your benefits advisor that you are volunteering.
Other ways you can support Carers Bucks
Make a donation
Your donation will help make a difference to the lives of unpaid carers in Buckinghamshire
For every £1 ticket you buy, Carers Bucks will get 60p.
Want to put on an event or take part in a challenge in aid of Carers Bucks?
Contact the Fundraising Team on 0300 777 2722